School of Nursing and Health Studies University of Missouri-Kansas City

School of Nursing and Health Studies University of Missouri-Kansas City

Kansas City, MO
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
88%
12%
student ratio
389
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
48%
acceptance rate
13 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Adult Clinical Nursing Practice Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) [adult gerontology nurse practitioner]
      Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) [women's health nurse practitioner]
    • Clinical Nursing Practice Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) [family nurse practitioner]
    • Pediatric Clinical Nursing Practice Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) [pediatric nurse practitioner]
    • Nursing Practice Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
    • Nursing Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Adult Clinical Nurse Specialist Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) [adult nurse practitioner]
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) [women's health nurse practitioner]
    • Family Nurse Practitioner Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
    • Nurse Educator Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
    • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
    • Nurse Executive Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
    • Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 130
    • Doctoral Degrees 14
    • 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? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

48% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 170
    • Accepted 82
    • Acceptance Rate 48
    • Enrolled 82
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? No
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 1st September 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum undergraduate GPA of 3.2
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, 3 letters of reference
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • 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
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students389
    • Female Percentage88%
    • Male Percentage12%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students389
    • Part-time Percentage86%
    • Full-time Percentage14%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian80%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty99
    • Full-time Percentage44%
    • Part-time Percentage56%
    • Female Percentage91%
    • Male Percentage9%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchGeriatrics/gerontology, children's pain, neonatology, Alzheimer's care, cancer caregivers
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Nursing and Health Studies

University of Missouri-Kansas City

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

Dr. Ann Cary

Dean

Phone: 816-235-1723
Fax: 816-235-1701
Email: caryah@umkc.edu

Judy Jellison

Coordinator for Admissions and Recruitment

Phone: 816-235-1740
Fax: 816-235-1701
Email: jellisonj@umkc.edu


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