University of Missouri Kansas City: Admission & Tests

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - OustandingQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

University of Missouri Kansas City LogoBelow is a quick review of University of Missouri Kansas City general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
University of Missouri Kansas City admission criteria are moderately competitive; in 2013-14 the school accepted 52 percent of the applicants.

The school does not require you to submit reference letters with your application and doesn't require admission test scores.

University of Missouri Kansas City generally will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for example, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$35
University of Missouri Kansas City requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at University of Missouri Kansas City is $35.00. The graduate application fee is $35.00. The first-professional application fee is also 35 dollars.

SAT Test Scores

Scholastic Assessment Test is unusual bit of the application procedure. Only 6 percent of applicants at University of Missouri Kansas City took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 490 to 700 on Critical Reading and from 500 to 730 on Math. Hence if you scored above 640 in SAT Critical Reading and 670 in SAT Maththen it good enough to get accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
450
590
640

SAT Math
460
610
670

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is a necessary stage of the application procedure at University of Missouri Kansas City. 93% of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 19 to 28 on Composite, from 18 to 28 on English, and from 18 to 28 on Math. Hence if you scored above 26 in ACT Composite, 26 in ACT English, and 26 in ACT Math, this will be good enough to get admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
18
24
26

ACT English
17
23
26

ACT Math
17
23
26

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(816)
235-1000
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at University of Missouri Kansas City, please contact the school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (816) 235-1000 or check University of Missouri Kansas City Website

Learn More About University of Missouri Kansas City

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Missouri Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
Read information about 54 accounting and finance schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Springfield, Columbia, Fulton, Cape Girardeau, Fenton, Fayette, and 32 more cities. Around 2,900 accounting and finance degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for accounting and finance programs in MO: $16,600.

Art
We reviewed 38 art schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Kansas City, Springfield, Columbia, Fulton, Liberty, Saint Joseph, and 21 more cities. Around 900 art degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition for art degree programs in MO is roughly $20,400.

Biology
Learn about 44 biology schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Kansas City, Springfield, Columbia, Kirksville, Fayette, Fulton, and 22 other cities. About 2,600 biology diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition cost for biology degree programs in MO: $22,000.

Business
Learn more about 80 business schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Kansas City, Springfield, Columbia, Maryville, Fenton, Fayette, and 39 other cities. Around 14,000 business diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for business degree programs in MO is about $18,500.

Chemistry
We reviewed 31 chemistry schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Springfield, Kansas City, Columbia, Fayette, Parkville, Warrensburg, and 17 other cities. Approximately 900 chemistry degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition for chemistry programs in MO - $23,500.

Communication and Journalism
Learn about 38 communication and journalism schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Kansas City, Columbia, Springfield, Fulton, Liberty, Bolivar, and 19 other cities. Approximately 2,600 communication and journalism diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for communication and journalism programs in MO is roughly $19,000.

Computer Science
Learn about 91 computer science schools and colleges in Kansas City, Saint Louis, Springfield, Saint Joseph, Columbia, Saint Charles, Fayette, and 45 more cities. Around 2,900 computer science diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for computer science degree programs in MO is roughly $15,400.

Criminal Justice
Learn more about 58 criminal justice schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Kansas City, Springfield, Saint Joseph, Fenton, Fayette, Columbia, and 34 more cities. Around 3,200 criminal justice degrees are granted every year. Average tuition price for criminal justice programs in MO: $13,000.

Dance and Ballet
Read about 13 dance and ballet schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Springfield, Columbia, Saint Charles, Liberty, Cape Girardeau, Point Lookout, Kansas City, and Marshall. Around 100 dance and ballet diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition price for dance and ballet programs in MO is about $18,900.

Dental
We reviewed 23 dental schools and colleges in Kansas City, Springfield, Fenton, Saint Louis, Joplin, Kirksville, Jefferson City, and 11 other cities. Approximately 1,100 dental diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for dental degree programs in MO is roughly $17,700.

Economics
Our directory contains 22 economics schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Springfield, Kansas City, Fulton, Rolla, Maryville, Warrensburg, and 13 more cities. Around 600 economics diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition charges for economics degree programs in MO is approximately $27,100.

Education
Our directory contains 79 education schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Kansas City, Springfield, Columbia, Kirksville, Fayette, Moberly, and 39 more cities. Approximately 9,300 education degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for education degree programs in MO is around $16,700.

Engineering
Get details on 42 engineering schools and colleges in Kansas City, Saint Louis, Springfield, Saint Joseph, Columbia, Joplin, Rolla, and 23 more cities. Around 3,700 engineering diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for engineering degree programs in MO is approximately $22,300.

English and Literature
Read about 38 english and literature schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Kansas City, Columbia, Springfield, Fulton, Liberty, Saint Joseph, and 20 more cities. About 1,400 english and literature diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for english and literature programs in MO is about $20,200.

Ethnic and Cultural Studies
Detailed information about 11 ethnic and cultural studies schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Columbia, Kansas City, Warrensburg, Saint Charles, and Springfield. About 300 ethnic and cultural studies diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for ethnic and cultural studies programs in MO is approximately $31,600.

Foreign Languages
We reviewed 31 foreign languages schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Kansas City, Springfield, Joplin, Fulton, Saint Charles, Fayette, and 16 other cities. Approximately 700 foreign languages degrees are granted every year. Average tuition for foreign languages degree programs in MO is around $23,900.

General Studies
Our directory contains 57 general studies schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Kansas City, Springfield, Columbia, Fulton, Fayette, Independence, and 34 more cities. About 9,500 general studies diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for general studies degree programs in MO is approximately $8,000.

Geography
We list 9 geography schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Poplar Bluff, Kansas City, Springfield, Parkville, Columbia, Maryville, and Warrensburg. Approximately 200 geography diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for geography degree programs in MO is roughly $15,800.

Geology
Our listing contains 8 geology schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Kansas City, Warrensburg, Rolla, Columbia, Springfield, and Maryville. About 300 geology diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for geology programs in MO is approximately $22,700.

History
Learn about 35 history schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Kansas City, Springfield, Columbia, Fulton, Liberty, Bolivar, and 19 more cities. Approximately 900 history degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for history degree programs in MO: $19,700.

Law
We reviewed 11 law schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Columbia, Kansas City, Joplin, Parkville, Fulton, and Springfield. About 1,100 law diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for law programs in MO is around $32,100.

Mathematics
We list 38 mathematics schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Kansas City, Springfield, Columbia, Fulton, Fayette, Liberty, and 20 more cities. Approximately 600 mathematics degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for mathematics degree programs in MO: $23,100.

Medical
Learn about 86 medical schools and colleges in Kansas City, Saint Louis, Springfield, Fenton, Columbia, Saint Joseph, Cape Girardeau, and 41 more cities. Approximately 6,200 medical degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for medical programs in MO - $26,000.

Medical Assistant
Learn more about 79 medical assistant schools and colleges in Kansas City, Springfield, Saint Louis, Fenton, Cape Girardeau, Joplin, Saint Joseph, and 39 other cities. Approximately 5,600 medical assistant diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition cost for medical assistant degree programs in MO - $14,700.

Music
We list 32 music schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Springfield, Kansas City, Columbia, Liberty, Bolivar, Joplin, and 19 more cities. Around 600 music diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for music degree programs in MO is approximately $17,800.

Natural Resources and Environment
Read information about 23 natural resources and environment schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Columbia, Kansas City, Springfield, Point Lookout, Liberty, Fulton, and 14 other cities. Approximately 600 natural resources and environment degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for natural resources and environment degree programs in MO is about $23,300.

Nursing
Our listing contains 86 nursing schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Kansas City, Springfield, Cape Girardeau, Columbia, Kirksville, Fenton, and 48 other cities. About 9,500 nursing degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for nursing degree programs in MO - $16,200.

Pharmacy
We list 23 pharmacy schools and colleges in Kansas City, Fenton, Saint Louis, Joplin, Independence, Trenton, Neosho, and 11 more cities. Around 700 pharmacy diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition price for pharmacy degree programs in MO is approximately $18,500.

Philosophy
We list 23 philosophy schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Columbia, Kansas City, Springfield, Point Lookout, Kirksville, Warrensburg, and 12 other cities. Approximately 300 philosophy diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for philosophy programs in MO: $22,800.

Physics
Detailed information about 21 physics schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Kansas City, Springfield, Columbia, Linn, Fulton, Neosho, and 14 more cities. Approximately 500 physics diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for physics degree programs in MO: $22,700.

Political Science
Learn about 28 political science schools and colleges in Kansas City, Saint Louis, Springfield, Columbia, Bolivar, Fulton, Parkville, and 16 more cities. Around 1,100 political science diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition price for political science degree programs in MO is around $25,100.

Psychology
Our listing contains 41 psychology schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Kansas City, Springfield, Columbia, Fulton, Fayette, Liberty, and 20 other cities. Around 5,000 psychology degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for psychology programs in MO is approximately $18,300.

Social Work
Detailed information about 31 social work schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Kansas City, Springfield, Fulton, Columbia, Cottleville, Parkville, and 15 more cities. About 1,800 social work diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for social work degree programs in MO: $19,800.

Sociology and Anthropology
Read about 30 sociology and anthropology schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Kansas City, Springfield, Fayette, Columbia, Maryville, Bolivar, and 16 more cities. Around 1,400 sociology and anthropology diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for sociology and anthropology degree programs in MO is about $20,200.

Theater and Drama
Learn more about 33 theater and drama schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Kansas City, Springfield, Columbia, Marshall, Bolivar, Saint Charles, and 18 other cities. Around 400 theater and drama diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for theater and drama degree programs in MO is roughly $19,600.

Urban Development
Our directory contains 6 urban development schools and colleges in Saint Louis, Kansas City, and Springfield. Around 100 urban development diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for urban development programs in MO is roughly $31,800.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Admissions in Nearby Schools