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

Kansas City, MO

$9,915

Avg in-state tuition

$24,603

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of Missouri at Kansas City

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

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

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

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.

Test scores Required

High school rank Required

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Considered (not required)

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 980-1330

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 21-28

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

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16k

Students Enrolled

31%

Online Student Enrollment

16:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online
On-campus
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.

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%

Female student population

58%

Socio-economic diversity

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

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

2

Total Online Enrollment

5,043

Student Location Breakout

31% 69%

Percent of Programs Online

99% On-campus

1% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Not offered

Associate Not offered

Bachelor's 2% online

Graduate Certificate Not offered

Master's 2% online

Doctorate Not offered

Financial 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

Financial Outlook

$44k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$19k

Average student debt after graduation

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.