Stephens College is a women's college located in Columbia, Missouri. It is the second oldest female educational establishment that is still a women's college in the United States. It was founded on August 24, 1833 as the Columbia Female Academy. In 1856, David H. Hickman turned it into a college, The Columbia Female Baptist Academy. It was later renamed Stephens Female College. The campus includes a National Historic District: Stephens College South Campus Historic District. Situated in the center of the state, Stephens is approximately 120 miles from both Kansas City and St. Louis. Although...
|Location:|| Columbia, Missouri
|School type:||Private school, Private university|