University of Central Missouri Rankings

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In the World#1989 of 14178
In North America#612 of 2629
In the United States#560 of 2528
In Missouri#11 of 68
In Warrensburg#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
65%
Average ACT
22
Aid receiving
94%
Undergraduates
8,904
Graduates
2,325
Male:Female Ratio
42:58
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Post-master's certificate
Website
ucmo.edu

University of Central Missouri Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate65%65%65%
Applicants5,6992,3783,321
Admissions3,7061,5522,154
Freshmen enrolled full time1,227559668
Freshmen enrolled part time221210

3,226 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,177 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
1,216 or 97%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 25
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in University of Central Missouri are 19-25 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White8328 (74%)
Black or African American829 (7%)
Nonresident Alien766 (7%)
Hispanic507 (5%)
Two or more races465 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown174 (2%)
Asian108 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander22 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native10 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$5,739
Students receiving aid
94%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$7,128$7,524
Tuition in-state$7,128$7,524
Tuition out-of-state$14,256$15,048
Fee in-district$915$915
Fee in-state$915$915
Fee out-of-state$915$915

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity3,994
Combined charge for room and board$8,962
Room charge$5,612
Meal charge$3,350

University of Central Missouri Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Computer Science54156
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration13725
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse151
Elementary Education and Teaching11534
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other99
Occupational Safety and Health Technology & Technician6622
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other754
Business Administration and Management, General4928
Secondary Education and Teaching598
Accounting3825
Biology & Biological Sciences, General584
Marketing & Marketing Management, General57
Education, Other55
Child Development55
Information Technology53
Kinesiology and Exercise Science51
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General47
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing44
Educational & Instructional Technology43
Engineering Technology, General41
Computer and Information Systems Security & Information Assurance2516
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management40
Finance, General39
Commercial and Advertising Art38
Speech Communication and Rhetoric2017
Social Work37
Aviation & Airway Management and Operations1917
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels34
Special Education and Teaching, General1914
Music, General1814
Construction Management30
Radio and Television30
Audiology & Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist30
CAD & CADD Drafting and & or Design Technology & Technician29
Fashion Merchandising25
Industrial Engineering25
Fine & Studio Arts, General23
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching23
Public Relations & Image Management22
Agricultural Business and Management, Other21
History, General128
Economics, General19
Counseling Psychology19
Library and Information Science18
International & Global Studies17
Sociology16
Mathematics Teacher Education16
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth16
Music Teacher Education15
Computer and Information Sciences, General15
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other15
Airline & Commercial & Professional Pilot and Flight Crew14
Human Development and Family Studies, General14
Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies & Technicians, Other13
Dietetics & Dietitian13
Industrial Technology & Technician67
Printing Management13
Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist13
Anthropology12
Art Teacher Education12
Higher Education & Higher Education Administration12
Elementary and Middle School Administration & Principalship12
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language & ESL Language Instructor12
Crisis & Emergency & Disaster Management11
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications11
Actuarial Science10
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General10
English Language and Literature, General10
Political Science and Government, General10
Interior Design10
Quality Control and Safety Technologies & Technicians, Other9
Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiographer9
Mathematics, General54
Athletic Training & Trainer9
Chemistry, General8
Hospitality Administration & Management, General8
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General8
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies8
Photography6
International Business & Trade & Commerce5
Musical Theatre5
Reading Teacher Education5
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology & Technician4
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education4
Computer Technology & Computer Systems Technology4
Gerontology4
Psychology, General2
Philosophy2
Human Nutrition2
Physics Teacher Education1
Chemistry Teacher Education1
Agribusiness & Agricultural Business Operations1
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist1
Computer Systems Analysis & Analyst1
Grand Total1,974831
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate51%46%55%
  • Full-time retention rate - 74%
  • Part-time retention rate - 29%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,899
Citations
30,948

Publication count by topic

Psychology
431
Medicine
166
Computer science
152
Sociology
132
Business
130
Political science
98
Mathematics
97
Art
93
Biology
92
Engineering
63
History
58
Economics
58
Geography
49
Philosophy
40
Chemistry
35
Materials science
26
Geology
25
Physics
24
Environmental science
12

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Psychology100311,953
Business10473,206
Art123848
Political science1371458
History144543
Economics14881,309
Sociology1553705
Philosophy178518
Geography1853476
Geology1967336
Computer science19752,611
Medicine21203,022
Engineering2179887
Physics2639376
Mathematics2742653
Biology29501,678
Environmental science3519126
Chemistry3819546
Materials science4072163

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19901750
19911453
19921868
19931755
19941887
19952777
19963093
199729116
199820154
199930194
200023261
200134285
200236355
200340403
200451476
200550530
200658761
200757962
2008621141
2009801303
2010791578
2011741660
2012582071
2013942324
20141382387
2015842332
2016872078
2017971790
2018841472
20191121824
2020931879

General info

Alternative namesCentral
UCM
Founded1871
WikipediaUniversity of Central Missouri
MottoEducation for Service
Colorscardinal, black
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May). Also Summer Terms (May-August)
Total FTE staff1,239
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address108 W South Street
Warrensburg, Missouri, 64093
United States
City population19,000
Phone6605434111
Fax+1 (660) 543 4201

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