Missouri Valley College
Missouri Valley College is a private, four-year liberal arts college affiliated with the Presbyterian Church. The 150-acre campus is in Marshall, Missouri.
Missouri Valley College was founded in 1889. The history of Missouri Valley College began during a conference at Sarcoxie, Missouri, on October 27, 1874 where the representatives of the several Presbyterian synods in the state of Missouri met to discuss founding the school. The school was affiliated with the Cumberland Presbyterian Church for a long period. The college's original building, Baity Hall was built in 1889 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Victorian era building is notable for its beautiful wooden staircase, vaulted wooden ceilings and stained glass windows.
Guiding students to succeed through personal instruction and intellectual inquiry
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Rural 150 acres (60.7 ha)