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University of Missouri-Kansas City Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

15,259 students

56% admitted

  • 9,596 full time
  • 5,663 part time
  • 4,246 men full time
  • 5,350 women full time
  • 4,215 applied
  • 2,345 admitted
  • 1,161 enrolled

8,186 Undergraduates

$7,968 tuition/year

  • 5,409 Graduates
  • 1,664 Non-Degree
  • $7,968 in state
  • $1,331 fees
  • $10,535 room & board
  • $1,180 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Plains Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Evelyn from Pleasant Hill, MO
  • 0
  • I will be starting my sophmore year at umkc this coming fall studying vocal performance and I couldnt be more happy with my choice. I had a great experience my…

  • Jun-25-2012 Read More
  • Sarah from Kansas City, MO
  • 0
  • I transferred from Arizona State University and feel stifled at UMKC. There is little sense of community and almost zero school spirit. The education is of average quality…

  • Apr-01-2012 Read More
  • Elizabeth from Raytown, MO
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  • UMKC is the only research-based urban university in the Kansas City metro area. There are undergraduate research opportunities even for freshmen. This university offers a high quality, comprehensive education.…

  • Sep-28-2012 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Urvasi from Saint Louis, MO
  • Dec-30-2011 I am a current student here

    Yes, I love the experience because I thought it would be weird being 4 hours away from home. It is good, though, and I think I am able to stay more focused academically. Staying on-campus seems to help me also get to places better. I am enjoying the experience so far.

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  • 2
  • Keishla from Kansas City, MO
  • Dec-06-2011 I am a past student here

    The campus looks pretty decent. It is small so everything is farely close. However, it has too many stairs. For a small school it is a pain having to carry books and walking to your next class in the heat having to walk up tons of stairs outside.

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  • 5
  • Amber from Saint Joseph, MO
  • Nov-28-2011 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Campus life is pretty lively; much more to do than my old school. College is awesome.

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  • 5
  • Bernice from Kansas City, MO
  • Nov-25-2011 I am a current student here

    I enjoy being here.The assistance we get from the teachers in the school, they help you get better. The extracuricullar activities to distract you when necessary.

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