Author: Andrew Careaga

Missouri S&T again ranked a top 10 ‘best value’

Posted by on September 12, 2023

Missouri S&T is once again one of the nation’s best value universities, according to the latest rankings from the financial technology firm SmartAsset. Missouri S&T is ranked sixth in the nation and first in the state of Missouri, according to SmartAsset’s Best Value Colleges ranking. Previously, S&T was ranked seventh nationally. The study compares universities […]

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‘Advancing Missouri’s STEM Education’ initiative included in state budget

Posted by on July 6, 2023

A Missouri S&T initiative to upgrade and renovate teaching and research facilities was among the items supported by Missouri Gov. Mike Parson and state legislative leaders in the state appropriations for higher education for the 2023-24 fiscal year, which began July 1. The initiative, known as “Advancing Missouri’s STEM Education and Workforce Development,” received $25 […]

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Kummer Institute report honored in international ‘Circle of Excellence’ competition

Posted by on June 22, 2023

Missouri S&T’s annual report for the Kummer Institute for Student Success, Research and Economic Development recently received a gold “Circle of Excellence” award from the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE). CASE announced the winners of the international competition Wednesday, June 21. The annual Circle of Excellence competition is designed to showcase […]

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S&T students explore history, architecture of Chicago

Posted by on June 21, 2023

Twelve Missouri S&T students spent two weeks last month exploring Chicago to learn about the city and its architecture through a two-week course in the Windy City. “There’s no better place to learn about the history of modern architecture than Chicago, and there’s no better way to experience architecture than in person,” says Dr. Jeff […]

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Missouri S&T group named NSBE Medium Chapter of the Year

Posted by on March 28, 2023

The National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) chapter at Missouri S&T was named NSBE Medium Chapter of the Year at the organization’s annual convention, held March 22-26 in Kansas City, Missouri.

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New York Times tool identifies Missouri S&T as top 10 ‘high-value’ university

Posted by on March 28, 2023

Missouri University of Science and Technology is one of the nation’s top 10 “high-value institutions,” according to a new online tool from The New York Times designed to aid prospective students in their college search. Missouri S&T is eighth among universities that provide a great value for the cost, according to a ranking published in a March 27 Times article by Frank Bruni titled “There’s Only One College Rankings List That Matters.”

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S&T expert testifies before House subcommittee on ‘America’s Critical Minerals Crisis’

Posted by on February 10, 2023

Dr. Michael Moats, chair of materials science and engineering at Missouri S&T, appeared before a U.S. House of Representatives panel Thursday (Feb. 9, 2023) to provide expert testimony on critical minerals production in the United States and the impact of foreign production of these minerals to the U.S. Moats, a professor of metallurgical engineering at […]

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Missouri S&T among top 10 public universities for economic success of graduates

Posted by on February 9, 2023

Missouri S&T ranks among the nation’s top universities for graduates’ economic success, according to the latest rankings from the college guide website DegreeChoices. According to this ranking, Missouri S&T is first in the state of Missouri and 10th nationwide among public universities. Missouri S&T ranks 18th in the nation overall. DegreeChoices uses federal data to […]

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Khayat named vice chancellor for research and innovation

Posted by on January 30, 2023

Dr. Kamal Khayat, the Vernon and Maralee Jones Professor of Civil Engineering at Missouri S&T, will become vice chancellor for research and innovation effective Feb. 1.

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S&T projects included in federal budget

Posted by on January 4, 2023

The recently approved federal budget for fiscal year 2023 includes funding to support Missouri S&T’s advanced manufacturing initiatives. The federal budget includes $20 million to support construction on the Manufacturing Technology and Innovation Campus under development north of Interstate 44.

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