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 for 2022. Deadline is October 14, 2022

Learn about the process and submit your nomination today.

Fill out nomination form


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."