The #1 Auction Training Program in America

Founded in 1905

 The “Harvard of Auctioneering”
—Newsweek Magazine

Request an Auction School Catalog (program varies by state)

Fill-in your name, state and email below then click the 'submit' button to receive an auction school catalog.  (our auction supplies are all online now, click 'Auction Supplies' at left to see auction supplies available.  We do not mail an auction supply catalog.)

The email sent with the catalog request above includes a link to listen to the Larry King interview about the auction profession and the Missouri Auction School.  Don't miss this exciting and informative interview.  Request it today.

The Largest and Oldest Auction School

The Missouri Auction School is the oldest and largest auction school in the world. From Great Britain to Japan, they have an international reputation for producing top auctioneers in all fields. According to Newsweek, they are “the Harvard of Auctioneering” — the best in providing motivated people like you with a solid foundation for building a successful career.

Over a Century of Serving the Auction Profession

Founded in 1905, the Missouri Auction School has trained the bulk of the auctioneers in North America. For nearly a century, it has provided nationally recognized auction training as part of its curriculum. In the last few years it had students from all 50 US states, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, England, Germany, Mexico and the Phillipines.

  • Explore auction specialties. Learn from the pros about your special areas of interest during in-depth workshops on antiques, autos, real estate, art, machinery and equipment, livestock, business liquidations and more.
  • Top faculty. Learn from a hand-picked staff of top professionals from over 15 states who are practicing auctioneers and “in residence".
  • Full range of topics. Find out how to do everything from developing your own chant to advertising your auctions, keeping records, clerking and cashiering practices, and specializing in dozens of different types of auctions.
  • Personal attention. Teacher-to-student ratio is 1 to 15, ensuring each student gets personalized instruction.


    The Missouri Auction School program sets the industry standard for quality auctioneer training. 

    Contact us at 800-835-1955