COLLEGE OF GRADUATE AND EXTENDED STUDIES (CGES)
An exciting future awaits you in the College of Graduate and Extended Studies (CGES). Complete a degree, advance your career, or train for a new profession. CGES provides the quality, flexibility, and affordability you need to reach your goal.
Find Your Area of Study
CGES offers undergraduate and graduate programs across Missouri and nationwide.
Why the College of Graduate and Extended Studies?
CGES is a launching pad for students like you wishing to achieve more – in their education, career, and life. With a wide range of bachelor's and master's programs, and unmatched convenience and affordability, CGES is committed to supporting the unique needs and success of the adult learner.
Part-Time or Full Time
Enrollment can be part-time or full-time, and start and stop as life happens.
In-Person or Online
Take classes at a location convenient to you, or online, or a combination of both.
From advising to scheduling to financing, CMU faculty and staff help you every step of the way.
Credit Where It's Due
CMU agreements with all Missouri community colleges, as well as many colleges in other states, help maximize your transfer credits.
CGES - Academic Calendar 2017
|July 25, 2017||MME Classes On-campus|
|July 31, 2017||CGES 2nd 3-week Session Begins|
|August 11, 2017||CGES Summer Session S4 -Last Day to Withdraw|
|August 18, 2017||CGES Summer Session S1 Ends|
|August 21, 2017||CGES Columbia -Classes begin|
|August 21, 2017||CGES Term 1 Begins|
|August 23, 2017||CGES Term 1 - last day to add a course|
|August 25, 2017||CGES: Last day to add a 16-week course|
|August 28, 2017||CGES Columbia -Hybrid 8-week classes begin|
|August 30, 2017||CGES Columbia Campus -Last Day to Add or Drop a Course|
|September 1, 2017||CGES Columbia -Last day to add or drop with a "W"|
CLAS - Academic Calendar 2017
|August 3, 2017||Resident Assistants arrive|
|August 4, 2017||Early Arrival - Returning Athletic Trainers|
|August 4, 2017||International Students Arrive -those in an Early Arrival Program|
|August 6, 2017||Early Arrival -Pre-season Football, Volleyball, or Soccer camp|
|August 14, 2017||Early Arrival - Pre-season Cross Country camp. Also Band, Chorale, and Worship Band|
|August 16, 2017||Arrival of International Students attending the Fall Semester|
|August 16, 2017||Early Arrival - Peer to Peer participants|
|August 17, 2017||Faculty & Staff Fall Workshop|
|August 17, 2017||Early Arrival - Orientation Leaders|
|August 17, 2017||CMU Faculty & Staff Dinner|
|August 18, 2017||Summer Sessions End|
|August 18, 2017||New Resident Students Arrive|