University of Missouri-Kansas City Graduate Schools

University of Missouri-Kansas City (referred to as Missouri-Kansas City) is a Public, 4 years school located in Kansas City, MO. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Missouri-Kansas City is $11,006 for Missouri residents and $26,100 for out-of-state students. The school has 5,056 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 16,375 including undergraduate students.

University of Missouri-Kansas City Graduate School Overview

University of Missouri-Kansas City (referred to as Missouri-Kansas City) is a Public, 4 years school located in Kansas City, MO. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
University of Missouri-Kansas City is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1938 - Current[Estimated Date]).
University of Missouri-Kansas CityDirectory Information
School NameUniversity of Missouri-Kansas City (referred to as Missouri-Kansas City)
Address5100 Rockhill Rd., Kansas City, MO 64110
Phone816-235-1000
Webhttps://www.umkc.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.umkc.edu/apply
Financial Infohttps://finaid.umkc.edu
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Missouri-Kansas City is $11,006 for Missouri residents and $26,100 for out-of-state students. The school has 5,056 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 16,375 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 86 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice).
Missouri-Kansas City Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$26,100
$11,006 for Missouri Residents
Student Population5,056
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs86 graduate programs
Student to Faculty Ratio15 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Missouri-Kansas City is $11,006 for Missouri residents and $26,100 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $398 for Missouri residents and $1,027 for out-of-state students. University of Missouri-Kansas City offers the alternative tuition plans.
Missouri-Kansas City 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Missouri Residents$11,006
Out-of-State$26,100
Tuition per Credit Hour
Missouri Residents$398
Out-of-State$1,027
University of Missouri-Kansas City offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On University of Missouri-Kansas City campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Missouri-Kansas City
Distance Learning (Online Classes)Graduate Level Courses
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

University of Missouri-Kansas City 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Missouri-Kansas City is $11,006 for Missouri residents and $26,100 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.51% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at University of Missouri-Kansas City
Missouri ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$6,213$1,002$16,043$1,002
2016-2017$6,462$1,009$16,685$1,009
2017-2018$9,048$1,339$23,067$1,339
2018-2019$9,238$1,367$23,849$1,367
2019-2020$9,542$1,464$24,636$1,464
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $16,348 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Missouri-Kansas City. On-campus living costs are increased by 4.21% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $15,178. Off-campus living costs are increased by 4.39% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at University of Missouri-Kansas City
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$10,610$4,044$9,402$5,364
2016-2017$10,616$4,018$9,516$5,434
2017-2018$11,026$3,490$9,922$4,210
2018-2019$11,498$3,514$10,314$4,226
2019-2020$11,796$3,848$10,626$4,552
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $398 for Missouri residents and $1,027 for other students at University of Missouri-Kansas City. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.32% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour University of Missouri-Kansas City
Missouri ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$345$891
2016-2017$359$927
2017-2018$377$973
2018-2019$385$994
2019-2020$398$1,027
The law school tuition at University of Missouri-Kansas City is $19,987 for Missouri residents and $37,945 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $25,566 for Missouri residents and $49,492 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at University of Missouri-Kansas City.
2019-2020 Law School/Medical School Tuition at University of Missouri-Kansas City
Missouri ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Dentistry$34,153$1,582$68,067$1,582
Medicine$23,926$1,640$47,852$1,640
Pharmacy$23,884$1,552$52,515$1,552
Law$18,435$1,552$36,393$1,552

Graduate Programs at Missouri-Kansas City

University of Missouri-Kansas City offers 99 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,639 students have completed their study at University of Missouri-Kansas City.
Offered Degrees at University of Missouri-Kansas City
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree541962
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship100114
Doctor's degree - other40491
Post Bachelor's Degree102
Post Master's Degree30070
Total9911,639

University of Missouri-Kansas City offers 99 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,639 students have completed their studies.
  • 962 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 491 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 2 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 70 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 178 completers-
Computer Science178-
Education [+] 96 completers-
Education3-
Curriculum and Instruction27$43,900
Educational Leadership and Administration20$40,900
Educational Evaluation and Research4-
Special Education and Teaching1-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services26$38,000
Secondary Education and Teaching0-
Music Teacher Education7-
Reading Teacher Education8-
Engineering [+] 129 completers-
Engineering0-
Civil Engineering12-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering99-
Mechanical Engineering18-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 2 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2-
Legal Studies [+] 22 completers-
Law0-
Advanced Legal Research/Studies18-
Tax Law/Taxation4-
English Language And Literature [+] 16 completers-
English Language and Literature4-
Creative Writing12-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 5 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies5-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 14 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences (other)6-
Biostatistics8-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 7 completers-
Mathematics4-
Mathematics and Statistics (other)3-
Physical Sciences [+] 12 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry2-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)4-
Physics6-
Psychology [+] 2 completers-
Psychology2-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 11 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration11-
Human Services [+] 98 completers-
0-
Public Administration29$46,700
Social Work69$41,500
Social Sciences [+] 22 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Economics21-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics0-
Political Science and Government1-
Sociology0-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 75 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts2$28,100
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology14-
Directing and Theatrical Production8-
Fine/Studio Arts0-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation7-
Music11$32,000
Music History, Literature, and Theory4-
Music Performance23-
Music Theory and Composition4-
Conducting2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 91 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology5-
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist5-
Anesthesiologist Assistant12-
Physician Assistant17-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse52$97,300
Business [+] 166 completers$69,900
Business/Commerce106$69,900
Accounting43$56,800
Finance17$64,900
History [+] 7 completers-
History7-
Total962
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 39 completers-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)39-
Psychology [+] 8 completers-
Psychology4-
Counseling Psychology4-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 20 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music Performance12-
Music Theory and Composition4-
Conducting4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 39 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Nursing Science2-
Nursing Practice37-
Business [+] 1 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations (other)1-
Total114
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 360 completers-
Dentistry114-
Medicine110-
Pharmacy136-
Total491
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 2 completers-
Music Performance2-
Total2
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 4 completers-
African-American/Black Studies1-
Disability Studies3-
Education [+] 29 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction2-
Educational Leadership and Administration11-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services2-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)10-
Reading Teacher Education4-
Engineering [+] 2 completers-
Engineering0-
Civil Engineering2-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biostatistics1-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 2 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology2-
Holocaust and Related Studies0-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 1 completers-
Philosophy0-
Ethics1-
Psychology [+] 2 completers-
Psychology0-
Educational Psychology2-
Human Services [+] 4 completers-
0-
Public Administration4-
Social Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography2-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 8 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music Performance8-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 14 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Endodontics/Endodontology2-
Orthodontics/Orthodontology3-
Periodontics/Periodontology2-
Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences (other)5-
Medical Scientist0-
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing0-
Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing0-
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing2-
Nursing Education0-
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Women's Health Nurse/Nursing0-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Statistics0-
Total70

Graduate Student Population at Missouri-Kansas City

For academic year 2019-2020, total 5,056 students enrolled into University of Missouri-Kansas City graduate schools where it has total 16,375 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 2,920 full-time and 2,136 part-time students. By gender, 2,171 male and 2,885 female students are attending University of Missouri-Kansas City graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for University of Missouri-Kansas City.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
University of Missouri-Kansas City
TotalMaleFemale
Total5,0562,1712,885
Full-time2,9201,3421,578
Part-tme2,1368291,307
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at University of Missouri-Kansas City.
There are 3,051 White (60.34%), 355 Black/African American (7.02%), 217 Hispanic (4.29%), 431 Asian (8.52%), and 1,002 students with other races. 648 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at University of Missouri-Kansas City
TotalMaleFemale
Total5,0562,1712,885
American Indian/Native American1688
Asian431175256
Black/African American355115240
Hispanic217106111
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander220
White3,0511,2121,839
Two More1184474
Un-Known218107111
Non-resident Alien648402246
University of Missouri-Kansas City offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 761 graduate students (15.05% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 769 graduate students (15.21% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for University of Missouri-Kansas City.
Distance Learning Student Population at University of Missouri-Kansas City
Number of Students
Total5,056
Enrolled Online Exclusively761
Enrolled Some Online Courses769
Not in Online Courses3,526
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of Missouri-Kansas City. 1,802 students are aged 20 to 24 (35.64% of total students), 9 students are aged below 20 (0.18%), 187 students are aged above 50 (3.70%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of Missouri-Kansas City.
Graduate Student Population By Age at University of Missouri-Kansas City
TotalMaleFemale
Total5,0562,1712,885
Age 18-19918
Age 20-2123784153
Age 22-241,565689876
Age 25-291,576720856
Age 30-34692318374
Age 35-39407163244
Age 40-49383131252
Age 50-6417460114
Over 641358

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