University of Central Missouri: Review & Facts

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University of Central Missouri is a medium four-year, public school with 11,880 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1871 and is the only institution located in Warrensburg, Missouri.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
121
Bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, and postmaster certificate are available at University of Central Missouri.

University of Central Missouri implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 121 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Criminal Justice, Management, Nursing, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
69%
The rate of student retention at University of Central Missouri is relatively low at 69% (close to Missouri average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of Central Missouri is low: 48%. About 29% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Central Missouri is decent -- 17:1. Read more details about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$13,500
Average tuition price is close to the nationwide median - about $12,600 a year. The additional fees at University of Central Missouri not covered by tuition are about $900; this makes it a total of $13,500 per year.

Read the details about University of Central Missouri additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
82%
As reported in recent government data, 4,700 applications were submitted and 3,844 were accepted; so it is easy to become a student at this school.

This college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at University of Central Missouri in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,900
University of Central Missouri provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Central Missouri, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
F
University of Central Missouri offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 3,600 students, which offers a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low - nearly $4,900 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at University of Central Missouri. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, University of Central Missouri seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Central Missouri Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Central Missouri, 202 Administration Building, Warrensburg, Missouri 64093, USA
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