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Stephens’ career services and professional programming earn national acclaim

June 10, 2019 | Tags: College & Campus, Admissions

The Center for Career and Professional Development (CCPD) at Stephens College has been recognized by the national student-advocate Colleges of Distinction organization for its comprehensive career development and professional programming.

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Stephens College named among the “Best Fashion Schools in the World”

June 6, 2019 | Tags: College & Campus, School of Design, Fashion

The Stephens College School of Design has been honored by The Business of Fashion, London with recognition as one of “The Best Fashion Schools in the World 2019.” The announcement was released on June 3, 2019, by the online and print publication recognized as the international voice for fashion.

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Local leaders sign agreement to strengthen behavioral health education, services in Missouri

June 4, 2019 | Tags: College & Campus, School of Health Sciences

Burrell Behavioral Health and Stephens College signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Friday, May 31, 2019, as a first step toward an innovative co-branded partnership focused on developing highly qualified behavioral and mental health professionals to serve mid-Missouri.


Columbia rises to No. 6 best place to live in U.S.

May 14, 2019 | Tags: College & Campus

Columbia, Missouri (the home of Stephens College), has been named No. 6 on the 2019 “Top 100 Best Places to Live” list. The Top 10 nationwide accolade for the city — aka CoMo and College Town, U.S.A. — comes following a No. 21 ranking last year.

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Photo Feature: May 2019 Commencement

May 13, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, College & Campus

On May 10, the official Stephens College Class of 2019 photo (shown above) was taken during rehearsal for the Undergraduate Commencement ceremony, which took place the next day on Stephens’ Historic Quadrangle for the first time in decades. The Graduate & Online Commencement ceremony was held in the Kimball Ballroom of Lela Raney Wood Hall on May 10 as well. Over 130 degrees were awarded during the two ceremonies on May 10-11. 


Stephens College Commencement ceremonies to be held May 10-11

May 6, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, College & Campus

This weekend, May 10-11, 2019, Stephens College will host two Commencement ceremonies, with over 130 graduates earning their degrees.


Stephens College nominated by Excelencia in Education for service to Latina students

May 1, 2019 | Tags: College & Campus, Admissions

The Stephens Solution: College Affordability Plan has garnered national attention and has been nominated by Excelencia in Education as an Example of Excelencia and its effect on college access for Latinas.

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Stephens’ first PA class earns 100% board pass rate

April 23, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, Faculty Excellence, College & Campus, School of Health Sciences

The charter class of the Stephens College Master in Physician Assistant Studies (M.P.A.S.) program has achieved a 100% first-time pass rate on the Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination (PANCE), a standardized exam.

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Stephens College recognized nationally for transfer student friendliness

April 16, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, College & Campus, Admissions

Stephens College is one of only 78 colleges nationwide named to Phi Theta Kappa’s 2019 Transfer Honor Roll. The award recognizes excellence and success in community college transfer pathway development among four-year colleges and universities.

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Outstanding Stephens students, faculty honored

April 10, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, College & Campus, School of Health Sciences, Equestrian

During the annual Honors Convocation on April 8, Stephens students and faculty were recognized for their scholarship and achievements.

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