Cottey News

Comets Athletic Department Adds Coaches

Cottey College is pleased to announce the addition of three new coaches to its staff. Matt Harder was hired as the head coach for flag football and sports information director; Even Belk was hired as the assistant basketball coach, assistant sports information...

read more

Ndambakuwa Awarded Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship

Wadzanai Ndambakuwa, a student at Cottey College, is one of 72 recipients of the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s prestigious Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship. The highly competitive national scholarship will provide Ndambakuwa with up to $40,000 a year to complete her...

read more

Cottey Dedicates New Center for Campus Life

On March 27, Cottey College dedicated the new Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Campus Life. The date is particularly noteworthy as it also celebrated the 173rd anniversary of the birth of the founder, Virginia Alice Cottey, and was held in conjunction with annual...

read more

Kansas City VA Conducts Multiple COVID-19 Clinics

The Kansas City VA Medical Center (KCVA) remains on the offensive against COVID-19, taking giant steps forward toward establishing herd immunity in the greater Kansas City area. KCVA will hold first-dose vaccine clinics for enrolled Veterans in multiple communities in...

read more

New Art Exhibit on Display

Ceramicist Ryan Bredlau will have an exhibit, titled Celestial Entities, in the P.E.O. Foundation Art Gallery from February 18-March 18. He is currently the studio technician at St. Charles Community College in St. Charles, Missouri, and adjunct professor of ceramics...

read more

Leadership Majors Host REAL Talk on November 9

Students in the Organizational Leadership major at Cottey College invite the public to a virtual REAL Talk event on Monday, November 9, at 6 p.m. REAL Talk aims to Recognize Empowered, Authentic Leadership. Senior capstone students will reflect on and share their most...

read more

Cottey and Crowder Sign Articulation Agreement

Officials from Cottey College in Nevada, Missouri, and Crowder College in Neosho, Missouri, are pleased to announce the signing of two separate articulation agreements between the two institutions. The first is a general transfer agreement noting that Crowder...

read more

Cottey College sees 10.5 percent enrollment growth

Nevada, MO--- Cottey College announced today that student enrollment for the fall 2020 semester has increased by 10.5%, compared to last fall’s enrollment numbers. “These increased enrollment numbers demonstrate that more students are seeing the benefit of attending a...

read more

Comets Hire Howell as New Cross Country Coach

The Cottey College Comets athletic staff is excited to announce the hiring of Ms. Rose Howell as the head coach for Cottey’s cross country and track program. She replaces Tony Skiles who left at the end of the year. Howell comes to Cottey with extensive knowledge in...

read more

Comets Sign Second Esports Athlete

Cottey Comets Esports Coach Bovey Zhang announced the College had signed its second athlete to the new program, Serenity Mary Ellen Torkelson of Malvern, Iowa. Torkelson has been playing video games for as long as she can remember. She has experience with the Halo...

read more

We’d Love to Hear From You

Request Info

Degrees & Programs