Institutional Overview

Drury University is an institution of higher education offering masters, baccalaureate and associate degrees. The university enrollment is approximately 4,000 students. Programs are characterized by a focus on preparing students for satisfying and successful lives and careers. The programs prepare students for professional careers through careful attention to a liberal arts education with professional preparation. Drury is distinctive in its attention to the comprehensive preparation of graduates competent to assume leading roles in their professions and in their communities. Drury is particularly noted for its attention to excellence in teaching.

The university is comprised of Drury College (traditional day school), the College of Continuing Professional Studies (CCPS), and the College of Graduate Studies. Drury College of Drury University offers more than 50 majors for undergraduate students, most of whom are full-time. Degrees offered through this college are the Bachelor of Arts, the Bachelor of Business Administration, the Bachelor of Music Therapy, and the Bachelor of Science. A first professional degree, Master of Architecture, is offered through the Hammons School of Architecture.

The College of Continuing Professional Studies offers baccalaureate and associate programs to adult students who are continuing their education in the evenings, through online and at various program locations throughout the state. The Bachelor of Business Administration, the Bachelor of Science, the Bachelor of General Studies and the Associate of Science degrees offered by this college are particularly designed to meet the needs of part-time students and those whose schedules do not permit them to attend during the day in Springfield. Additional information regarding CCPS programs may be obtained through the continuing studies catalog.

The College of Graduate Studies offers Master’s degrees in business administration, communication, education, nonprofit and civic leadership, and visual arts. Additional information regarding graduate programs may be obtained through the graduate programs catalog.

Drury University reserves the right to modify the terms of this catalog, including calendar, fees and tuition, without prior notice.