Honorary Degrees

Missouri State University awards honorary degrees to exceptional persons of notable intellectual, scholarly, professional, and/or creative achievement, or service to humanity consistent with our university Public Affairs mission. 

Nominations are being accepted September 1–October 15, 2021

Learn about the process and submit your nomination today.

Fill out nomination form

Provost

Dr. Frank Einhellig

"The honorary doctorate is one of the highest honors we bestow on an external constituent. We are so very proud to recognize their outstanding contributions to our society and culture."