United States

Drury University

> 800 th
US College Rankings 2018
900 North Benton Avenue, Springfield, Missouri, 65802, United States

Drury University

About Drury University

Set up in 1873, Drury University is a highly ranked mid-sized private liberal arts college in Springfield, Missouri, US. It was previously known as the Springfield College and Drury College. Drury was number one in the “Great Schools at Great Prices” list formulated by US News and World Report for five years since 1999. The university also produces a great number of Fulbright scholars, and it made it amongst the Best Liberal Arts Schools in the Nation according to Time Magazine.

Sutdents can choose from 54 undergraduate majors taught across the College of Arts and Sciences, Business and Public Administration, Education, Journalism and Mass Communication, Law School, and College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. In addition, there are the professional degrees of the Hammons School of Architecture, Breech School of Business Administration, School of Education and Child Development.

In terms of athletics, you can do men's and women's basketball, men's and women's cross country, men's and women's golf, men's and women's soccer, men's and women's swimming, men's and women's tennis, men's baseball, women's softball, and women's volleyball. In 2013, Drury’s Men’s Basketball team won the NCAA Men’s Division II Championship.

Some famous alumni are writer Edna Kenton, chairman of Ford Motor Company and Trans World Airlines Ernest R. Breech, Charles H. Brown, member of the US House of Representatives, David Clohessy, director of Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests, film critic David Crabtree, NBA referee Lauren Holtkamp and Frederic Aldin Hall, chancellor of Washington University in Saint Louis.

Explore rankings data for Drury University

Key statistics

  • $32,000
    Salary after 10 years
  • $24,905
    Out-of-state Tuition and Fees
  • $8,256
    On-campus Room and Board
Based on data collected for the 2018 US Rankings

Where we are