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Department of Chemistry College of Arts and Sciences University of Missouri-Kansas City

  • Kansas City, MO
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 43%57%
    student ratio
  • 7
    total students
  • $6,073 | $15,680
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • April 15
    fall application deadline
  • 53%
    acceptance rate
  • 10 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Inorganic Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Physical Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Organic Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Polymer Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Analytical Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

53% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 26
    • Accepted 14
    • Acceptance Rate 53
    • Enrolled 4
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 15th April 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th October 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesequivalent of American Chemical Society approved bachelor's degree in chemistry
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, equivalent of American Chemical Society approved bachelor's degree in chemistry
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, TWE required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$6,073
    • Out-of-state tuition *$15,680
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students7
    • Female Percentage43%
    • Male Percentage57%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students7
    • Part-time Percentage86%
    • Full-time Percentage14%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American33%
    • White / Caucasian67%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty17
    • Full-time Percentage88%
    • Part-time Percentage12%
    • Female Percentage12%
    • Male Percentage88%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMolecular spectroscopy, characterization and synthesis of materials and compounds, computational chemistry, natural products, drug delivery systems and anti-tumor agents
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Chemistry

College of Arts and Sciences
University of Missouri-Kansas City

5100 Rockhill Road
Kansas City, MO 64110-2499
United States

Dr. Kathleen Kilway

Chair

Phone: 816-235-2289
Fax: 816-235-5502

Graduate Recruiting Committee

Phone: 816-235-2272
Fax: 816-235-5502
Email: umkc-chemdept@umkc.edu



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