Why CMU?

Our students engage in a uniquely active and relevant education with outstanding programs, excellent faculty, and professional learning experiences. This is a dynamic and comprehensive education that will challenge you, support you, and prepare you in every way.


Explore Academics

CMU offers more than 40 programs of study – each grounded in the liberal arts and taught by expert faculty in highly personalized classes.

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The Value of a CMU Education

A CMU education is an outstanding investment. With exceptional academics and a very practical focus, it is a professional preparation that paves the way for a lifetime of success.

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Explore Our Fayette Campus

Our exceptional college experience features modern classrooms and labs, impressive arts and athletic facilities, and inviting residence halls.

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Discover Student Life

All students are encouraged to participate in the many activities on our Fayette campus – from student clubs, campus ministry, and Greek life to student government, athletics and the arts.

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Discover Athletics

Athletics are an integral part of campus life. The CMU Eagles compete at the NAIA Division I level, fielding men's and women's teams in the Heart of America Athletic Conference.

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Explore Life after CMU

As a result of an exceptionally well-rounded education, CMU graduates are confident, prepared, and highly sought after by leading employers and graduate schools.

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Contact Us

Office of Admissions

  • 411 Central Methodist Square
  • Fayette Missouri 65248
  • 660-248-6251
  • admissions@centralmethodist.edu