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What are Discovery Days?  

Come discover why Missouri Southern is right for you!

Discovery Days at Missouri Southern allow students to explore their program of interest in an immersive, one-on-one environment. Students will receive a presentation regarding the admissions and financial aid process before diving into departmental break-out sessions, presentations, and tours.

Lunch will be provided.

What do I need to bring?

Students will be given a campus tour and should wear comfortable shoes and clothing appropriate for the weather that day.

When can I attend?

The following sessions are available for Fall 2022.


Criminal Justice Discovery Day

October 7th from 10:00am - 12:00pm

Engineering student learning technology

STEM Discovery Day

October 7th from 9:30am - 1:30pm

Student teacher teaching in a classroom

Honors Discovery Day

October 14th from 9:00am - 3:00pm

Honors Requirements

- An ACT composite score of 28 or above OR an SAT score (CR + M) of 1300 or above
- Be in the top 10% of your high school class
- A GPA of at least 3.7 (on a 4.0 scale) in high school coursework

- Left your previous institution with a 3.5 GPA or higher.

Student teacher teaching in a classroom

Teacher Education Discovery Day

October 26th from 9:30am - 1:30pm


Fine and Performing Arts Discovery Day

October 28th from 9:00am - 1:00pm

Don’t see a session for your program of interest?

Contact the Admissions office at admissions@mssu.edu or 417-625-9378.