Citizenship and Service-Learning

Maximize Spring 2020 with Service-Learning

Gain career-quality skills and apply your knowledge to the community in a positive way with Missouri State's 1-credit service-learning opportunity. Whether it's your first experience, or you're a seasoned pro, starting on January 13 we can help you make Spring 2020 a semester to remember.

Citizenship and service-learning, also known as CASL, supports Missouri State's status as a Carnegie-classified institution through curricular engagement. This is defined as teaching, learning and scholarship that engages faculty, students, and community in mutually beneficial and respectful collaboration. Interactions address community identified needs, deepen students' civic and academic learning, enhance community well-being and enrich the scholarship of the institution.

8,759

Total number of students enrolled in one or more service-learning courses during the 2018-2019 academic year.

 

91%

Average retention rate of students enrolled overall in service-learning courses.

$2,449,814

Total value of service to the community at $23.96/hour based on Independent Sector during the 2018-2019 academic year.

Affiliations, Accreditations and Classifications

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