About University of Missouri, St. Louis
The university of Missouri- St. Louis (UMSL)is a public research university. It was established in 1963. UMSL is one of four universities in the University of Missouri System has offered Bachelor's, Master's and doctoral programs.
UMSL is also home of optometry school providing its students with a doctorate and owns and operates St. Louis Public Radio.
According to the enrollement statistic of 2012, UMSL is the largest university by enrollement in the St.Louis area with 16,719 students.