College of Humanities and Public Affairs


Accelerated master's option.Indicates accelerated graduate program is available



Centers for Research and Service

Bureau of Economic Research

The Bureau, housed within the Economics Department, serves as a clearinghouse for data and publications on economic conditions within the region, state, and nation. the staff has a wide variety of experience and is able to provide consulting services, produce detailed GIS maps, economic and industry forecasts, and other relevant reports on a per fee basis.

The Bernice S. Warren Center for Archaeological Research

The Center is a research institute that conducts archaeological field work and other cultural resource management projects on a contractual basis. It primarily serves municipal, state, and federal government agencies.The center also offers hands-on experience for students interested in careers in archaeology and is active in local archaeological and preservation societies.

Center for Community Engagement

The Center serves students, faculty, staff and community partners of Missouri State University as a resource for experiential learning, research opportunities, community partnerships, in an effort to move the university's public affairs mission of ethical leadership, cultural competence and community engagement forward.