University of Missouri - Kansas City: Ranking & Review

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Kansas City
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United States
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World
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1193544
Top 4%

University of Missouri - Kansas City Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate64%62%65%
Applicants5,0651,8933,172
Admissions3,2491,1792,070
Enrolled undergraduates1,244485759
Enrolled total (including graduate students)16,3727,1159,257

4,646 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

800 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores43
Percent of students submitting SAT scores3%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
635
Math
627

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores1,179
Percent of students submitting ACT scores95%
ACT Composite
24
ACT English
24
ACT Math
23

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $45. Application fee for graduates - $45.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRequired
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsConsidered but not required
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

University of Missouri - Kansas City Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$23,529$35,311
Off-campus$23,145$34,927
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,901 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of Missouri - Kansas City provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,643 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$8,340$23,067
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,423$1,423
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$278$769
Tuition for Full-time graduates$9,048$23,067
Fees for full-time graduates$1,339$1,339
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$377$973

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs26166372699
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services3031942499
Engineering112220332
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services66171237
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities204204
Education631325200
Legal Professions and Studies21141162
Visual and Performing Arts874420151
Physical Sciences12723150
Social Sciences119730138
Biological and Biomedical Sciences10120121
Psychology10638117
Public Administration and Social Service Professions105105
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs9494
English Language and Literature & Letters441963
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service57562
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies4747
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics261036
History26632
Mathematics and Statistics131326
Natural Resources and Conservation1818
Philosophy and Religious Studies1313
Architecture and Related Services66
Grand Total111,8241,0825953,512

A total of 1,835 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of Missouri - Kansas City.

At the master's and doctor's level 1,677 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate48%50%48%
  • Full-time retention rate - 75%
  • Part-time retention rate - 29%

General info

Alternative namesUMKC
Founded1933
MottoSalus Populi
The Welfare of the People
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff2,779
Instructional FTE903
Research FTE16
Public Service FTE6
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websiteumkc.edu
Address5100 Rockhill Rd.
Kansas City, Missouri, 64110
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population460,000
Phone8162351000
Fax+1 (816) 235 1717

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