Maryville University is a nationally recognized private institution located just 22 miles from downtown St. Louis, Missouri. Maryville offers a comprehensive and innovative education focused on student learning, outcomes and success. Founded in 1872, it is one of the oldest private institutions in the region. Each year Maryville enrolls over 3,200 undergraduate and 4,600 graduate students. The university offers 90+ degree programs with 18 Online Degrees, 19 master’s programs, 5 doctoral programs. The student-to-faculty ratio is 14:1 where 90% of faculty hold PhD or other terminal degrees.