8,946
Students
Financial aid thermometer
10,589
Avg. Financial Aid
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
Interested?

Interested in Park University? Admissions officers are waiting to hear from you!

Get More Info

Overview

Park University is a Comprehensive institution located in Parkville, MO, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 8700 NW River Park Drive
Campus Box 1
Parkville, MO  64152
United States
Contact Mr. Eric Blair
Director of Undergraduate Admissions
Email: admissions@mail.park.edu
Phone: 816-584-6858
Fax: 816-741-4462

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Related Checkmark
Biology/biological Sciences Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
Business Administration And Management Checkmark
Business, Management, And Marketing Related Checkmark
Business/managerial Economics Checkmark
Human Resources Development Checkmark Checkmark
Human Resources Management And Services Related Checkmark
Logistics, Materials, And Supply Chain Management Checkmark Checkmark
Management Information Systems Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Computer And Information Sciences Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Related Checkmark
Computer Science Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
Early Childhood Education Checkmark
Education Related Checkmark
Elementary Education Checkmark
Engineering Associate Bachelors
Engineering Related Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
English Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Spanish Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Athletic Training Checkmark
Health/health-care Administration Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
History Checkmark
Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
Legal Studies Checkmark
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
Liberal Arts And Sciences/liberal Studies Checkmark
Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
Mathematics Checkmark
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies Related Checkmark
Natural Sciences Checkmark
Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Chemistry Checkmark
Psychology Associate Bachelors
Psychology Checkmark
Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
Human Services Checkmark
Public Administration Checkmark
Social Work Checkmark
Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Economics Checkmark
Geography Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
Sociology Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
Fine/studio Arts Checkmark
Graphic Design Checkmark
Interior Design Checkmark
Music Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

576
Applied
8,946
Enrolled
Female icon

Female Admissions

348
Females Applied
Not Reported
Females Accepted
0%
Acceptance Rate
Male icon

Male Admissions

228
Males Applied
Not Reported
Males Accepted
Acceptance Rate

Applying

25
Application Fee
3.2
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2
Required for some programs 2 recommendations

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 1st Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 1st Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 20 24

Tuition & Fees

Money icon

Tuition

10,500
Fees icon

Fees

100
Full-time student fees
7,980
Room & board
3,713
Room only
Calculator icon

Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

10,589
Avg. Financial Aid Package
11,544
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
7,874
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,574
Avg. Loan Aid
7,340
Avg. Grant Aid
4,760
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
66%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
19%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

8,946
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
20%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.48%
Black or African American 18.42%
White or Caucasian 65.73%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.17%
Asian 3.95%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.09%
Two or more races 2%

Gender

Male (53.1%)
Female (46.9%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 20%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
Student-run television station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Harvest Fest, International Talk like a Pirate Day and Park Idol Competition

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
World Student Union, Park Student Government Association, National Society of Leadership and Success, Student Nurses Association and Students in Interior Design

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
Student patrols Checkmark
Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

Male icon

Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No No No
Soccer No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Female icon

Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Soccer No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark

Faculty

174
Total Faculty
12:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 137
Part-time - 37