The degree will add an emphasis area in family and consumer sciences.
“One of the things I love about Mizzou is the emphasis they have on helping junior faculty be successful,” HES Faculty Scholar Kelli Canada said.
Since 2015, State Farm has donated a total of $520,600 to MU’s fundraising campaign.
Nutrition professor Dale Brigham wrote that canceling the scheduled exam would be letting “bullies” win.
Jorgensen is the third dean to announce his retirement this year.