University of Missouri-Kansas City

Acceptance Rate 75.98 %
SAT Average 1,325
2023 Tuition & Fees $27,760
Student Population 16,003
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $8,407

Academic Overview

University of Missouri-Kansas City Campus, Kansas City, MO
University of Missouri-Kansas City is a public, four-years institute located in Kansas City, Missouri. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $11,286 for Missouri residents and $27,760 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $12,370 for Missouri residents and $29,231 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 16,003 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 75.98% and the graduation rate is 57% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Missouri-Kansas City varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $57,200. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Missouri-Kansas City's tuition & fees is $11,286 for Missouri residents and $27,760 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $12,370 for in-state students and $29,231 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Missouri ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Missouri-Kansas City. The acceptance rate of Missouri-Kansas City is 75.98% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 30.42%. The average graduation rate is 57% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,407 and 49% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 16,003 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Missouri-Kansas City is 75.98 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Missouri-Kansas City is 57 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for University of Missouri-Kansas City is 72 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Missouri-Kansas City is 16,003
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Missouri-Kansas City is 14 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,407 at University of Missouri-Kansas City.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address5000 Holmes St., Kansas City, MO 64110
Online Applicationhttps://www.umkc.edu/admissions/apply/index.html
Financial Aidhttps://finaid.umkc.edu/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.umkc.edu/finaid/npc/npcalc2021.html
Veterans Tuitionhttps://info.umkc.edu/saem/veteran-and-military-resources/
Disability Servicehttps://info.umkc.edu/disability-services/

Offered Degrees

Missouri-Kansas City offers 171 major programs through online and on-site education where 9 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Doctorate (Research)111
Doctorate (Practical)40
Less Than 1 Year Certificate31
1-2 Years Certificate10
Post-Bachelor's Certificate141
Post-Master's Certificate252

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Missouri-Kansas City offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,137)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,906)

Veterans Benefits

University of Missouri-Kansas City has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges