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The University of Missouri - Kansas City, founded in 1929, is a public, comprehensive institution. Its 191-acre campus is located in Kansas City, 61 miles east of Topeka.

Website: www.umkc.edu/

Public
Co-ed
11,315
Undergraduate
Students
(58.0%) 6,566 Women
(42.0%) 4,749 Men
5,090
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
61% of 5,754 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.44
SAT Math
591 average
480-680 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
584 average
500-650 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
24 average
21-28 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
Not reported
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $9,884
Out-of-state: $25,011
Room and Board
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
62%
Average Freshman Award
$11,574
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$25,438
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
602
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 30% of classes
10-19 students: 26% of classes
20-29 students: 20% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 5% of classes
50-99 students: 8% of classes
Over 100 students: 2% of classes
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Campus Life

Kansas City Population
467,007
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Kansas City
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
15% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Kangaroos
Sororities
4% of women participate
Fraternities
1% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
9.5% Asian
12.4% Black/African-American
10.5% Hispanic/Latino
5.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
58.9% White
3.3% Unknown
International Students
3.4% from 58 countries
First-Year Students Returning
76.1%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
25.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
57%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
24.2%
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