University of Missouri-Kansas City

Acceptance Rate 61 %
SAT Average 1,155
Tuition & Fees $25,186
Student Population 16,375
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,775

Academic Overview

University of Missouri-Kansas City Campus, Kansas City, MO
University of Missouri-Kansas City is a public, 4 or more 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 2021 tuition & fees are $10,145 for Missouri residents and $25,186 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 16,375 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 61% and the graduation rate is 50% 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.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of University of Missouri-Kansas City are $10,145 for Missouri residents and $25,186 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $11,258 for in-state students and $26,699 for out-of-state students.
University of Missouri-Kansas City 2021 Tuition & Fees
Missouri ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Missouri-Kansas City. The acceptance rate of Missouri-Kansas City is 61% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 34%. The average graduation rate is 50% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $7,775 and 49% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 16,375 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Missouri-Kansas City is 61 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Missouri-Kansas City is 50 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for University of Missouri-Kansas City is 73 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Missouri-Kansas City is 16,375
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Missouri-Kansas City is 15 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
15 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,775 at University of Missouri-Kansas City.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Missouri-Kansas City offers 146 major programs through online and on-site education where 2 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
Less than one year certificate20
One but less than two years certificate10
Bachelor's Degree441
Post Bachelor's Degree10
Master's Degree541
Post Master's Degree300
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship100
Doctor's degree - professional practice40

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:1,196)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,312)

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