Honorary Degrees

Missouri State University-West Plains bestows honorary degrees to recognize and honor exceptional men and women who have given a substantial part of their lives to serving others and/or who have distinguished themselves. Conferral of honorary degrees also establishes a public association between Missouri State University-West Plains and such exceptional men and women, thereby providing testimony to the values and quality of two-year institutions.

Honorary Degree Recipients

2011

Kennoth Gammill

2012

Paul Childers

2013

Edith Williams

2014

Peggy Kissinger

2015

Linda Moore

2016

Laurel Thompson

2017

Terry "Bo" Pace

2018

Jack McNevin