Wentworth Military Academy & College

We are a private co-educational boarding military high school and two-year college. For 9th-12th graders, Wentworth provides an exemplary college-prep education, which builds self-discipline and self-confidence. In our college, small class sizes and personal interaction with faculty allows our traditional and military students to achieve success in academics and in life. Wentworth is one of only five schools in the country to offer a commission as a second lieutenant in the United States Army after just two years of college.

Established in 1880, Wentworth provides a high quality education to our young men and women. The military environment allows our cadets to learn and practice the basics of leadership each and every day, developing important skills they carry with them the rest of their lives. All of Wentworth’s students participate in athletics. A clear set of rules means our cadets are free to focus on achievement without the distractions so common in most schools today. Wentworth produces mature young men and women who are self-motivated, well-educated, highly principled, self-confident, respectful of others, and loyal to family, friends, and country.

Latest News from WMA

Former Wentworth Cadet Promoted to Major General

Posted on 08 Apr 2014
Wentworth Military Academy and College has received word that one of our former cadets has just received a promotion in the United States Army to the rank of Major General. Major General Barrye L. Price is Deputy Chief of Staff, G-1 at U.S. Army Forces Command in Fort Bragg, North Car

Wentworth Band Wins First Place at KC St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Posted on 26 Mar 2014
Wentworth Band Won First Place in the Band Division at the Parade   The Wentworth Military Academy and College band was awarded a first place award in the band division recently for their participation in the Kanas City St. Patrick’s Day Parade. The 2014 parade, themed “The March

Wentworth Chapter of National Honor Society Elected State Treasurer

Posted on 25 Mar 2014
Wentworth National Honor Society to Serve Second Term   The Wentworth Military Academy chapter of the National Honor Society (NHS) recently traveled to the Missouri state conference and were active participants in the two-day event. The state conference was held at the Tan-Tar-A