Colleges in Howell County, Missouri

There are 3 Colleges in Howell County, Missouri, serving a population of 40,139 people in an area of 928 square miles. There is 1 College per 13,379 people, and 1 College per 309 square miles.

In Missouri, Howell County is ranked 18th of 115 counties in Colleges per capita, and 30th of 115 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Howell County Colleges

Find Howell County, Missouri colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.


Missouri State University-West Plains 128 Garfield Avenue West Plains, MO

South Central Career Center 407 West Thornburgh Street West Plains, MO

Southwest Baptist University - Mountain View 209 West 1st Street Mountain View, MO

About Howell County Colleges

Howell County Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Howell County, MO. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Howell County Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Howell County College Statistics

Find Howell County College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Howell County College Enrollment
 Howell CountyMissouri
College/Grad School Enrollment1,860 (19.5%)399,267 (26.6%)
Howell County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Howell CountyMissouri
Some College, No Degree6,046 (22.2%)923,045 (22.4%)
Associate's Degree2,460 (9.0%)323,751 (7.8%)
Bachelor's Degree2,472 (9.1%)729,543 (17.7%)
Graduate/Professional Degree2,027 (7.4%)451,540 (10.9%)
Howell County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Howell CountyMissouri
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher4,4991,181,083
Arts, Humanities & Others737 (16.4%)258,499 (21.9%)
Business690 (15.3%)257,889 (21.8%)
Education1,277 (28.4%)192,144 (16.3%)
Science & Engineering1,245 (27.7%)350,240 (29.7%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields550 (12.2%)122,311 (10.4%)