Kansas City's higher education serves up a blend of new and traditional experiences Missouri colleges are some of the best kept secrets from out-of-state students. But those who were fortunate enough to grow up in Kansas City are well aware of the incredible educational opportunities right in town. Also home to some great eats, Kansas City is known for inventing the delicious barbecue blend of tomato sauce and molasses. Sound strange? That's because you haven't tried it yet. Once you do, you'll claim Kansas City residency for life.
When you're ready to unwind, have a night out on the town at the Power and Light District, the premier entertainment, shopping, and upscale dining found in the heart of downtown Kansas City. Sit back and relax with a rack of ribs at Oklahoma Joe's Barbecue, rated a top pick by Kansas City visitors or pour a glass of Merlot at Pirtle Winery, the perfect atmosphere after a week of the college grind. When you're ready for sights, step into the past at the National World War 1 Museum at Liberty Memorial or spend some time gnawing on a turkey leg at the Renaissance Festival. Kansas City is waiting to bring new friends, experiences and educational opportunities into your life. Will you make the move?*U.S. News & World Report, 2015 Best Graduate Schools list *Wikipedia, "Kansas City, Missouri" *www.kcmo.gov *www.powerandlightdistrict.com
University of Missouri-Kansas City offers 148 degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 3,328 students graduated with students earning 1,735 Bachelor's degrees, 856 Master's degrees, 621 Doctoral degrees, and 116 Certificates.
Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary offers 47 degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 375 students graduated with students earning 229 Master's degrees, 59 Doctoral degrees, 47 Bachelor's degrees, 31 Certificates, and 9 Associate's degrees.
Park University offers 145 degree programs. It's a large, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 2,681 students graduated with students earning 1,769 Bachelor's degrees, 549 Master's degrees, 261 Associate's degrees, and 102 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Rockhurst University Kansas City, MO||23 : 1||2,990|
|William Jewell College Liberty, MO||11 : 1||739|
|Kansas City Art Institute Kansas City, MO||12 : 1||699|
|Avila University Kansas City, MO||23 : 1||1,526|
|University of Missouri-Kansas City Kansas City, MO||28 : 1||16,388|
|University of Saint Mary Leavenworth, KS||17 : 1||1,240|
|Lex La-Ray Technical Center Lexington, MO||31|
|Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary Kansas City, MO||84 : 1||3,038|
|WellSpring School of Allied Health-Kansas City Kansas City, MO||64 : 1||193|
|Park University Parkville, MO||97 : 1||11,415|
|Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Kansas City Kansas City, MO||200|
|Calvary University Kansas City, MO||18 : 1||430|
|Pinnacle Career Institute-South Kansas City Kansas City, MO||59 : 1||356|
|House of Heavilin Beauty College-Blue Springs Blue Springs, MO||132|
|Concorde Career College-Kansas City Kansas City, MO||42 : 1||508|
|Donnelly College Kansas City, KS||22 : 1||303|
|City Vision University Kansas City, MO||83|
|Kansas City Kansas Community College Kansas City, KS||39 : 1||5,998|
|House of Heavilin Beauty College-Raymore Raymore, MO||28|
|Cass Career Center Harrisonville, MO||24|