School of Education University of Missouri-Kansas City

School of Education University of Missouri-Kansas City

Kansas City, MO
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
72%
28%
student ratio
589
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 1
fall application deadline
59%
acceptance rate
16 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Administration Doctor of Education (Ed D)
    • Education Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [PK-12 education administration]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [higher education administration]
    • Counseling Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Educational Administration Master of Arts (MA)
      Specialist in Education (Ed S) [advanced principal]
      Specialist in Education (Ed S) [beginning principal]
      Specialist in Education (Ed S) [district-level administration]
    • Reading Education Master of Arts (MA)
      Specialist in Education (Ed S)
    • Curriculum And Instruction Master of Arts (MA)
      Specialist in Education (Ed S) [language and literacy]
    • Counseling And Guidance Master of Arts (MA)
      Specialist in Education (Ed S) [mental health counseling]
      Specialist in Education (Ed S) [school counseling]
    • Special Education Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 152
    • Doctoral Degrees 21
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 38
    • * 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 Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

59% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 709
    • Accepted 423
    • Acceptance Rate 59
    • Enrolled 204
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? No
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 1st April 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, minimum GPA of 2.75, and 2 letters of reference, written statement of purpose
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • 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, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students589
    • Female Percentage72%
    • Male Percentage28%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students589
    • Part-time Percentage65%
    • Full-time Percentage35%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American16%
    • White / Caucasian68%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty110
    • Full-time Percentage32%
    • Part-time Percentage68%
    • Female Percentage81%
    • Male Percentage19%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchUrban education, inquiry-based field study, theories of counseling and psychotherapy, school literacy, educational technology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Education

University of Missouri-Kansas City

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

Chris Brown

Interim Dean

Phone: 816-235-2234
Fax: 816-235-5270
Email: education@umkc.edu

Erica Hernandez-Scott

Student Recruiter

Phone: 816-235-1295
Fax: 816-235-5270
Email: hernandeze@umkc.edu


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