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Undergrad Profile

Why has Central Methodist University been one of the fastest-growing colleges in the region?

See for yourself how our strong academic programs, small class sizes, excellent facilities, and engaging residence life and campus activity programs are attracting record numbers of students.

Nearly every on-campus student receives financial assistance, including academic, athletic, and fine and performing arts scholarships. Popular majors include teacher education, health professions and nursing, science and math, business and accounting, social sciences, and music, to name a few.

Founded in 1854 and fully accredited, Central Methodist University also offers online, off-campus, and master’s degree programs. Above all, we prepare you to make a difference in the world.

We develop student leadership skills by learning and doing. We serve others. We engage responsibly in the world around us. We strive for excellence in everything we do.

We are Central Methodist University, and we make a difference in the world.


Undergraduate Degree Programs
• Accounting
• Applied Behavior Analysis
• Athletic Training
• Biology
- Molecular Biology
- Pre-health Sciences
- Wildlife Ecology & Conservation
• Business, multiple options
• Chemistry
• Child Development
• Communication
• Computer Science
• Criminal Justice
• Education
- Early Childhood
- Elementary
- Middle School
- Physical Education
- Secondary
- Special Education
• English
• Environmental Science
• Exercise Science
• Health Sciences
• History
• Interdisciplinary Studies
• Marine Biology
• Mathematics
• Music
• Music Education
• Nursing
• Philosophy
• Physical Education
• Physics
• Political Science
• Psychology
• Religion
• Religion & Church Leadership
• Sociology
• Sports Management
• Theatre Arts

Associate Degrees
Accounting, Allied Health, Business, Chemistry, Child Development, Computer Science, English, Interdisciplinary Studies, Mathematics, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Physical Therapist Assistant, Psychology

Cooperative Programs
Accelerated M.B.A., Honors Program (all majors), Military Science (ROTC Air Force, Army), Pre-engineering, Pre-law, Pre-health Professions, Pre-ministry

Master’s Degrees
Master of Education, Master of Music Education, Master of Science in Clinical Counseling, Master of Science in Nursing: Clinical Nurse Leader or Nurse Educator