University of Missouri-Kansas City

Kansas City, Missouri

Overview

Address5100 Rockhill Rd.
School Websitewww.umkc.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Large

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

University of Missouri-Kansas City is a small public, 4-year college based in Kansas City, Missouri that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 6,378 students applied to University of Missouri-Kansas City. Of those students, 3,602 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in University of Missouri-Kansas City was $6,811, in addition to fees of $1,367. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend University of Missouri-Kansas City.

University of Missouri-Kansas City has a 48% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The University of Missouri-Kansas City acceptance rate is 56%. To put this into perspective, 3,602 of the 6,378 students who applied to University of Missouri-Kansas City in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in University of Missouri-Kansas City is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into University of Missouri-Kansas City had an SAT score between the range of 1,030 and 1,340. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for University of Missouri-Kansas City was between 21 and 28 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to University of Missouri-Kansas City as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At University of Missouri-Kansas City, the tuition for in-state residents is $6,811. Combined with fees of $1,367, room and board costs of $11,498, other expenses of $3,514 and the $926 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $24,116.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $20,207 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in University of Missouri-Kansas City to $36,145 for out-of-state students.

Students at University of Missouri-Kansas City are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at University of Missouri-Kansas City was $4,705 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 38%.

University of Missouri-Kansas City Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio15:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to University of Missouri-Kansas City.

University of Missouri-Kansas City has a good gender split, with 57% of undergraduates being female and 43% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Missouri residents; in fact, 69% of all students reside in Missouri. However, 27% of students come from out-of-state and 4% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at University of Missouri-Kansas City is 15:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from University of Missouri-Kansas City to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 42% students enroll at University of Missouri-Kansas City part-time; the other 9,526 students enrolled full-time.

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