The CORE region is made up of 5 counties highlighted in the map below:
Audrain (orange), Boone (pink), Callaway (red), Cole (purple) and Cooper (green).
These counties not only make up the heart of Missouri but the country as well. Below is a interactive Google Map of the CORE region. The counties as well as educational institutions in the region are notated on the map for your convenience.
View CORE Region in a larger map