Triumph in life

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A college preparatory school with a 130-year-old military tradition


A life experience that builds his confidence, strength, character and grit.



A culture that fosters leadership abilities from the moment he arrives.



A time filled with new adventures, new learning and making new friends.


For a young man to excel in college, career and life, he must first take command of his life.  This doesn’t always come easy in today’s world,  and that’s why we’re here.

Missouri Military Academy is a college preparatory military boarding school for boys, grades 7-12. 


Since 1889, Missouri Military Academy has provided the ideal environment for boys to grow into the kind of men we can all be proud of — good husbands, good fathers, good citizens, good leaders.

College Triumph Program

MMA partners with William Woods University so cadets can earn college credit the same time they earn their high school diploma. Classes taught at MMA and at WWU.

Now Enrolling

Our campus is open and currently enrolling for academic year and summer camp admission. We are committed to providing in-person instruction and a safe atmosphere that keeps our cadets healthy, learning and growing.

Come Visit Us

Schedule an appointment with our admissions counselors to take a personal tour of our campus and get an inside look at life at MMA. 

Founded in 1889, Missouri Military Academy is an accredited non-profit independent private school. MMA offers both boarding and day school options for boys in grades 7-12, as well as a variety of summer camps. Missouri Military Academy is located in the Midwest on 288 acres in Mexico, Missouri, approximately 2 hours from St. Louis and 2.5 hours from Kansas City.

Ready to Begin the MMA Journey?