University of Missouri-Kansas City

Kansas City, MO
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University of Missouri-Kansas City Review

Kansas City, MO, 5100 Rockhill Rd
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Career Preparation B+
Students and Culture A-
Facilities A-
Activities and Groups B
B+
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University of Missouri-Kansas City is a large, public, four-year university enrolling 16,685 students and offering 134 degrees in Kansas City, MO.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at University of Missouri-Kansas City.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Healthcare
820 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Advanced/graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences
7
Anesthesiologist Assistant
13
Dental Hygiene/hygienist
34
4
Dentistry
104
Endodontics/endodontology
2
Gerontology
2
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences
63
Medicine
119
Nursing Practice
12
Nursing Science
11
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
3
Oral/maxillofacial Surgery
3
Orthodontics/orthodontology
3
Periodontics/periodontology
2
Pharmacy
125
Registered Nurse
197
116
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Education and Liberal Arts
706 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
5
8
Community College Education
1
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
40
3
Creative Writing
8
0
Curriculum and Instruction
70
3
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
8
Education
6
Educational Leadership and Administration
48
15
Elementary Education and Teaching
19
English Language and Literature
37
9
Foreign Languages and Literatures
10
French Language and Literature
3
German Language and Literature
1
Junior High/intermediate/middle School Education and Teaching
17
Liberal Arts
184
3
Music Teacher Education
11
2
Reading Teacher Education
6
7
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
7
Secondary Education and Teaching
43
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
0
Spanish Language and Literature
9
Special Education and Teaching
11
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
109
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Business
605 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
68
71
Commerce
247
130
Economics
17
34
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations
0
Finance
35
Real Estate
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Human and Social Sciences
394 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African-American/black Studies
1
Counseling Psychology
5
Disability Studies
2
Educational Psychology
1
Ethics
1
History
21
11
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
47
Philosophy
16
Political Science
29
2
Psychology
109
3
3
Public Administration
49
2
Social Work
66
Sociology
19
4
Urban Studies/affairs
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Engineering
328 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
City/urban, Community and Regional Planning
12
Civil Engineering
19
14
3
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
33
182
Environmental Science
19
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
9
Mechanical Engineering
32
5
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Mathematics and Science
310 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biology
86
14
Biostatistics
9
6
Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences
8
Chemistry
113
3
Geography
5
Geological and Earth Sciences/geosciences
4
Geology/earth Science
11
Mathematics
0
Mathematics and Statistics
15
13
Physics
10
13
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Legal and Law
222 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Advanced Legal Research/studies
16
Law Enforcement Administration
47
5
Law
141
Tax Law/taxation
13
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Art and Design
181 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Conducting
2
1
Dance
16
Directing and Theatrical Production
7
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
16
5
Fine Arts
24
5
Jazz/jazz Studies
5
Music
12
7
Music History, Literature, and Theory
1
Music Performance
11
17
7
8
Music Theory and Composition
7
7
5
Technical Theatre/theatre Design and Technology
18
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Computer Technology
113 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
26
73
Information Technology
14
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Agriculture
0 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Natural Resources Management and Policy
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at University of Missouri-Kansas City.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Community College Education
Curriculum and Instruction
Educational Leadership and Administration
Registered Nurse
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Specialized institution accreditations:
American Optometric Association, Accreditation Council on Optometric Education Optometry (OPTR) - Residency programs (University of Missouri - St Louis College of Optometry Residency in Cornea and Contact Lenses)
Optometry (OPTR) - Residency programs (University of Missouri - St Louis College of Optometry Residency in Pediatrics and Binocular Vision)
Optometry (OPT) - Professional degree programs
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs (St. Louis Psychology Internship Consortium)
Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
B+ Great
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
B.S. in Accounting, Class of 1984

At that time, just interaction with some real-life professionals; their most impactful teachers were professionals that were teaching at night or those that could give real-life examples of professional experiences.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
English, Class of 1976

None when I was there.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business, Class of 1990

I am not in school now

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
B.S. in Accounting, Class of 1984

Very much a city campus; not a lot of culture

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
B.S. in Accounting, Class of 1984

Fine but not great; many of the buildings were aging at that time and needed renovation.

Rated January 2016
B Great
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
B.S. in Accounting, Class of 1984

None that I can think of were unique to this school

Rated January 2016
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