McDonald County

McDonald County

Tatum Hall

Located along the Missouri/Arkansas border at the junction of Larry Neff Drive and Interstate 49 in the beautiful Pineville/Jane area, Crowder College McDonald County boasts 7 acres of idyllic Ozark country on which Tatum Hall is located. While focusing on degrees and certificates within the “in-demand” healthcare sector, the facility also provides the opportunity to complete the General Education requirement for the majority of the degrees offered at Crowder College.

Contact Information

Crowder College McDonald County Instruction Center
194 College Road
Pineville, MO 64856

Phone: 417.226-6000 | FAX: 417.226.6009 | Email:

For admissions questions, please email Student Service Coordinator:  Shirley Davidson

For employment opportunities and other inquiries, please email Site Director;  Aaron Divine

Listen to an interview with Director, Aaron Divine on our KNEO podcast: This Week in Crowder College 2.26.2022

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Degrees and Courses Available

The McDonald County Instruction Center offers full Associate degrees in

  • General Studies (AA)
  • Nursing (AS)
  • Psychology (AA)

Full certifications in

  • Certified Nurse Assistant
  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Phlebotomy

As well as numerous other courses. See our catalog of courses here.

Student Comments on the McDonald County Instruction Center

“I absolutely love the small campus! The staff are all super and the office staff are all like family! Thanks for making my return to college a good experience!” – Monica

“Great place to learn, and great people to learn with. Where we are more like a family.” – Greg

Pursue a 4-year degree through MSSU at our campus in the following programs:

Education programs

Student Resources

The Student Resource Center is much more than a quiet little nook on campus. Students may receive tutoring, inquire about scholarships, or local employment opportunities. It is also a place students may go to access the resources for various reading, writing and test taking tips.

Hours: Call 417-226-6000 for hours of operation

Resource Room in the Student Commons

A+ Benefits in Use at the Crowder College

Many area high school graduates who are A+ students are attending the Crowder College McDonald County Instruction Center full-time. Their tuition and fees, common to all students, are paid at Crowder due to their participation in the A+ Program at their high schools.

Adult Education & Family Literacy

AEL classes include COLLEGE PREP, as well as HiSET or HSE (formerly known as the GED PREP. HSE/GED exam schedule

What to do to Get Started

  1. Fill out and submit an Application for Admission ($25 app fee required)
  2. Provide an official copy of your High school transcript or GED/HSE and any previous college credits
  3. Schedule a time to take the Assessment Testing (COMPASS Test)
  4. Schedule an appointment to enroll with our Advisor
  5. Schedule an appointment to apply for Financial Aid with our counselor
  6. Pick up your books and other supplies in our bookstore (books and supplies can be charged to your student account)
  7. Attend our open house for tours
  8. Start Classes

Map and Directions


Crowder College’s McDonald County Campus is conveniently located one mile north of the MO/AR state line and 200 yards east of the stop light at the junction of Larry Neff Dr and HWY US-71 / I-49. We serve all of McDonald County Missouri and Benton and Washington Counties in Arkansas.