Bonus Academic Programs at Missouri Military Academy

Missouri Military Academy offers a rigorous academic curriculum with a strong variety of classes. Standard English, math, science and fine arts courses are complemented by unique options such as speech and debate, statistics, earth and space science, bagpipes and more. These choices not only make education a more enjoyable and exciting experience for cadets, but it offers them a wider base of knowledge for them to discover their interests, talents and post-secondary goals. View a full list of MMA’s standard curriculum options here

To expand our educational offerings even more, we offer additional courses through our educational partnerships with William Woods University, Hart Career Center and Presser Arts Center. See below for details about additional educational opportunities provided to MMA cadets…  

MMA College Triumph Program with William Woods University  

MMA is proud to partner with William Woods University (WWU) – one of the top ranked universities in the Midwest – to provide the Triumph Program to our cadets.  

Through this program, qualifying cadets can finish high school with one year of college — or even earn their associate degree – at the same time they earn their high school diploma. This program gives cadets the opportunity to experience a college-level academic experience; demonstrate to top colleges and universities the ability to successfully complete and master college-level work; and save time and money in college, post-high school.  

Triumph courses are taught by WWU instructors at MMA's campus. Courses currently offered include…  

  • Calculus
  • College Algebra
  • Differential Equations
  • English Composition I
  • English Composition II
  • Intro to Human Anatomy
  • Intro to Speech Communication
  • Concepts of Leadership
  • General Psychology
  • Intro to Criminal Justice
  • World Religions

Hart Career Center 

The Hart Career Center offers career and technical programs to secondary students, which include entry level skills and training in technical and service job areas, such as engineering, computer networking, healthcare and more. Cadets receive high school credit for their career center classes, and many classes offer college credits, as well.  

When cadets take advantage of MMA’s partnership with the Hart Career Center, they have a unique opportunity to develop tangible skills that are in demand in today’s economy; and explore their interests, passions and future career options.   

Courses offered to MMA cadets include… 

  • Agricultural Construction I/II
  • Agricultural Science I/II
  • Auto Mechanics I/II
  • Computer Networking
  • Computer Science
  • Construction Technology I/II
  • Cosmetology I
  • Diesel Mechanics I/II
  • Graphic Arts Occupations I/II
  • Health Occupations
  • Marketing
  • PLTW: Pathway to Engineering
  • Welding Technology I/II

Presser Arts Center 

Presser Arts Center provides high quality performing arts productions, plus instruction in a variety of disciplines, including music, art, performance theater, film and instruments ranging from acoustic guitar to the piano. Through our partnership with Presser Arts Center, cadets have the opportunity to learn theatre techniques. 

Courses offered to MMA cadets include… 

  • Acting I & II 

  • Stagecraft I & II 

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