University of Missouri Kansas City: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - OustandingQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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University of Missouri Kansas City is a large four-year, public school with 15,990 students enrolled. This college was established in 1933 and is one of the 29 colleges located in Kansas City, Missouri.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
82
At University of Missouri Kansas City you can get your bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

University of Missouri Kansas City follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 82 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Education, Nursing, General Studies, and Law. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile 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 usually a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
69%
The student retention rate at University of Missouri Kansas City is relatively low at 69% (close to Missouri average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of Missouri Kansas City is low - 44%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Missouri Kansas City is pretty good -- 13:1. Read more information regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$22,000
Average tuition charges are high - around $20,600 per year. The additional fees at University of Missouri Kansas City (not included in tuition costs) are around $1,400; this comes to a total of $22,000 a year.

Read the details about University of Missouri Kansas City 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
52%
As reported in recent data, 5,580 applications were submitted and 2,887 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

University of Missouri Kansas City will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

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

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,500
University of Missouri Kansas City provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Missouri Kansas City, 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
C
University of Missouri Kansas City provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 1,400 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable: around $5,500 per year.

Army ROTC programs are available at University of Missouri Kansas City. 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 information, University of Missouri Kansas City appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Missouri Kansas City Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Missouri Kansas City, 5100 Rockhill Rd, Kansas City, Missouri 64110, USA
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