Educational Partnerships

ADLER UNIVERSITY – CHICAGO, ILLINOIS

Culver-Stockton College has an agreement with Adler University, a fellow accredited college with a CACREP accredited program for counseling and art therapy.  The program of Pre-Art Therapy emphasis is offered through the Culver-Stockton College art and psychology departments.  To qualify for the program, the student must maintain a minimum of 3.00 gpa, complete all pre-requisite courses, and show proficiency in a variety of art media, via a portfolio of a minimum of 15 works of arts.  This portfolio must include at least three different art media.  The minimum of standards for admission to Adler University does not guarantee the student will be admitted to the Art Therapy program, but merely allows for high consideration. 

For more information, contact Dr. Kelli Stiles at kstiles@culver.edu or at 573-288-6000, ext. 6630.

AMERICAN UNIVERSITY IN ANTIGUA (AUA) COLLEGE OF MEDICINE – COOLIDGE, ANTIGUA:

American University of Antigua (AUA) College of Medicine graduates have obtained residencies at prestigious teaching hospitals throughout the U.S. and Canada. AUA alumni have distinguished themselves by becoming chief residents, earning significant awards, and obtaining competitive fellowships.

In accordance with the holistic, overall approach to evaluating students, AUA does not have a minimum GPA or MCAT score to apply. All applicants will receive an interview and be evaluated on a combination of academic performance, motivation to become a physician, commitment to the medical field, and work and leadership experience.

AUA does not use the MCAT score as a condition for acceptance, however the scores are required to matriculate.  Only accepted students who are U.S. citizens, nationals or eligible permanent residents will be required to submit copies of their scores—listing all attempts. Canadian students and international students do not have to fulfill this requirement.

Culver-Stockton and AUA have a 3+4 agreement which allows students to complete 3 years at C-SC then go to AUA Med. School for 4 years (3+4) to earn a B.S. degree from C-SC and an M.D. degree from AUA. To be considered for this program, a minimum GPA of 3.25 (on a 4.0 system) with a minimum science GPA of 3.25 is required as well as a recommendation from science faculty at C-SC.

For more information, contact Mohamed El-Bermawy at mebermawy@culver.edu or 573-288-6000, ext. 6344.

KANSAS CITY UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND BIOSCIENCES-COLLEGE (KCUMB) – KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI:

Eligible incoming students have the opportunity to enroll one year early in medical school at the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences after meeting certain requirements at Culver-Stockton College. After the completion of their first year of medical school, students will earn a B.S. in biology from C-SC. After three additional years of medical school, students will earn a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) degree from KCUMB. The D.O. degree confers the same rights and privileges as an M.D. Students graduate with a B.S. and D.O. in seven years as opposed to the eight-year span of traditional programs.

Students must qualify by meeting certain requirements at Culver-Stockton:

* The MCAT is not required for admission through the Partnership Program.

* Assistance is provided for students seeking opportunities to engage in healthcare-related job shadowing.

For more information, contact Dr. Mohamed El-Bermawy at melbermawy@culver.edu or 573-288-6000, ext. 6344.

UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI (MU) SCHOOL OF LAW – COLUMBIA, MISSOURI:

Culver-Stockton students have the opportunity to enter law school a year earlier through a 3-3 baccalaureate/Juris Doctor (JD) program in partnership with the University of Missouri.  The 3-3 program allows high caliber, highly motivated students the opportunity to complete their undergraduate degree while completing their first year of law school at MU, giving students the opportunity to complete both their undergraduate and law degree in six years.  

For more information, contact Professor Melody Schroer at mschroer@culver.edu or at 573-288-6000, ext. 6386.

WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY – ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI:

Eligible incoming students have the opportunity to enroll early in an occupational therapy graduate program, graduating with a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science in occupational therapy in five years instead of six.

Students must qualify by meeting certain requirements at Culver-Stockton:

For more information, contact Dr. Kelli Stiles at kstiles@culver.edu or at 573-288-6000, ext. 6630.