Missouri Military Academy

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History: Founded in 1889
Colonel A.F. Fleet raises enough local money to open a new school in Mexico, Missouri, becoming the first president of Missouri Military Academy
Accreditation: Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS)
Campus: 288 acres; virtual tour, schedule a visit
Endowment: $42 Million
Alumni: 4,992
2018-19 Enrollment: 193
Average class size: 14 cadets, with many classes having less than 10 students

Program of studies: 4x4 block schedule requires cadets to take 4 courses each semester, enabling cadets to take 8 courses every school year

Academic focus: A supervised mandatory study hall is held every evening, Sunday through Thursday, from 7:45 p.m. to
9:00 p.m.
Extracurricular activities: Varsity, junior varsity and middle school athletics, plus Scouts, a nationally recognized rifle team, drill team, chess club, Raiders team, fishing club, bicycle club, horseback riding, photography, student government and Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA). 
Tuition, 2018 - 2019
Boarding School $38,000
Day School $9,300
Travel: MMA is approximately 2 hours from the city of St. Louis, MO; 2.5 hours from Kansas City, MO; and 45 minutes from Columbia, MO, home of the University of Missouri. All three of these communities offer airports for easy access to the Missouri Military Academy campus. Click here for local accommodations.