Missouri State Teacher's Association Partnership

Welcome Missouri State Teacher's Association Employees, Spouses/Domestic Partners, And Dependents.

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Our unique partnership with Missouri State Teacher's Association offers transformative benefits designed to elevate your career trajectory. Whether you're an employee, spouse/domestic partner, or a dependent under 251, take advantage of this partnership and harness the power of education at Columbia College for your future.

1Dependents must be under the age of 25 prior to the first day of the semester to be eligible to receive the dependent benefit.

Build Your New Today

With this partnership, you can enjoy a 15% tuition discount; six 8-week courses and flexible learning modes that fit around your schedule; and a simplified transfer process to maximize any other credits you have earned previous. Your journey to the future you envision is not far off. Together, we accelerate towards it.




Standard partnership undergraduate rate
per credit hour
Standard partnership graduate rate
per credit hour
No book costs, no surprises

Take Advantage of Your Partner Benefits


Applying should be the easiest part of college, so complete our online application today.

Start Your Application

Upon Admission, you will receive an email containing simple instructions to verify your affiliation with our partnered organization.

Current students can fill out the Business Partnership or Academic Alliance Benefit Form to initiate the process and determine if you are eligible to receive an affiliated partner or academic alliance employee benefit.


Official transcripts from all previous institutions must be submitted within 90 days of enrollment. Official transcripts should be sent to EvalTrans@CCIS.edu or 1001 Rogers Street, Columbia, MO 65216.

The Support You Need

We don't just open doors, we create opportunities. Here at Columbia College, you are encouraged to explore, engage and excel so you can build the future you know you deserve.

Your Team

because a future built by you is a future built for you.

Too many people have been made to feel that higher education isn’t a place for them— that it is someone else’s dream. But we change all that. With individualized attention and ongoing support, we help you write a new story for the future where you play the starring role.