University of Missouri at Kansas CitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Kansas City, Missouri Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$9,915

Avg in-state tuition

$24,603

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of Missouri at Kansas City

The University of Missouri at Kansas City is a large public university located on an urban campus in Kansas City, Missouri. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 16,388, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 61%. The university offers 44 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 50%, and a student-faculty ratio of 16:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $9,915, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $24,603.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

61% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 61%

Retention Rate 76%

Graduation Rate 50%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 980-1330

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 21-28

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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58%

Female Student Population

16:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

16k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

60%

Black

10%

Hispanic

8%

Asian

8%

Non-U.S. Citizen

7%

Unknown

4%

Two or more races

4%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

38% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

38%

State Grant Aid

39%

Institution Grant Aid

73%

Pell Grant

38%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,788
State Grant Aid $2,221
Institution Grant Aid $4,400
Pell Grant Aid $4,568
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.