Culver-Stockton College (C-SC) in Missouri Northeast was honored with the University Economic Development Association’s 2023 Engaged University Award of Excellence for its outstanding Tri-State Development program. The accolade places C-SC in the spotlight for its commitment to fostering collaborative relationships and driving interdisciplinary solutions that benefit the region.
C-SC’s Tri-State Development program stands out for its comprehensive approach to regional progress. By cultivating collaborative ties and promoting interdisciplinary problem-solving, the initiative creates a dynamic environment where academic, organizational, and industrial entities converge for mutual benefit. The program has successfully positioned itself as a leader in promoting initiatives that drive economic growth and workforce development throughout Northeast Missouri, Southeast Iowa, and Western Illinois. As one of two four-year universities in Northeast Missouri, this recognition reflects C-SC’s dedication to fostering partnerships to increase economic prosperity in the region.