University of Missouri Kansas City: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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University of Missouri Kansas City is a large four-year, public school with 16,685 students enrolled. This college was established in 1933 and is one of the 26 colleges located in Kansas City, Missouri.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
94
Fair
At University of Missouri Kansas City you can get your 1-year certificate, 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 94 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Business, Education, Engineering, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
75%
Fair
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.

The student retention rate at University of Missouri Kansas City is fair at 75% (close to Missouri average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at University of Missouri Kansas City is below average - 54%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Missouri Kansas City is pretty decent -- 14:1. Read more information regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$22,800
High
Average tuition charges are high - around $21,400 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 $22,800 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
63%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 4,428 applications were submitted and 2,777 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
Medium
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-
Unsafe
University of Missouri Kansas City provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 1,700 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 unsafe 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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