University of Missouri-Kansas City Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Kansas City, MO, University of Missouri-Kansas City is one of the best universities in the state of Missouri. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for University of Missouri-Kansas City in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is University of Missouri-Kansas City.

5100 Rockhill Road Kansas City, MO 64110
Phone: (816) 235-1111
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Rankings: University of Missouri–Kansas City

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.5
Graduation and retention ranking: 215
Average freshman retention rate: 70.8%
6-year graduation rate: 43.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 62%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): -19
Faculty resources ranking: 144
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 53.3%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 8.5%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 12:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 81.8%
Student selectivity ranking: 139
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 21-27
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 31%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 58%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 72.8%
Financial resources rank: 146
Alumni giving rank: 211
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 6.7%

University of Missouri-Kansas City History

Essential Facts: University of Missouri–Kansas City

Ranking: #210 National University (2017)
Acceptance rate: 56.00% (2019-20)
Tuition: in-state $8,514 / out-of-state $23,550 (2019)
School colors: Blue · Gold
Mascot: Kasey the Kangaroo
Founded: 1933

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 16%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 8%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 6%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 17%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 94%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA I
Men’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, golf, rifle, soccer, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor)
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, golf, rifle, soccer, softball, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball
Student activities: choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, model UN, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra