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Cottey College has one of the most popular Phi Theta Kappa chapters in the country! Phi Theta Kappa, the two-year college honor society, announced Cottey College’s Epsilon Chapter has the fourth highest acceptance rate of 1,300 chapters in the nation. In 2018 Epsilon Chapter reached its all-time high of a 73.6 percent acceptance rate compared …
Cottey College students who want to become music teachers now have a clear path for earning their credentials. Cottey College, in Nevada, Missouri, and Central Methodist University, in Fayette, Missouri, have reached an agreement allowing seamless transfer from one institution to the other. Cottey students who earn an Associate in Arts – Music (AAM) will …
Members of the Cottey College business club Enactus have taken their education way beyond book-learning–they run a business! Led by students Allyson Williams and Karlie Acton, a team of future business professionals have taken over the operation of the campus snack bar, The Chellie Club. Getting to the point where the students could even propose …
Mar 25 – Mar 26 all-day
Indian Foothills Golf Course
Host: Missouri Valley College