Upward Bound

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Upward Bound


is a federally funded program designed to help students gain the skills necessary to persist through high school, enter post-secondary education and obtain a college degree.

Missouri Southern State University has been awarded funding to select freshman, sophomore or junior students from the following area high schools:Carl Junction, Carthage, East Newton, Joplin and Webb City.


If you have a question that is not answered on these pages, please contact the Upward Bound staff at:

Missouri Southern State University

3950 E. Newman Road
Joplin, MO 64801-1595
(417) 625-9880 - phone
(417) 659-5438 - fax

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