School of Graduate Studies University of Missouri-Kansas City

School of Graduate Studies University of Missouri-Kansas City

Kansas City, MO
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
38%
62%
student ratio
359
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
24%
acceptance rate
25 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Interdisciplinary Studies Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [English]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [art history]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [cell biology and biophysics]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [chemistry]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [computer and electrical engineering]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [computer science and informatics]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [economics]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [education]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [engineering]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [entrepreneurship and innovation]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [geosciences]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [history]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [mathematics and statistics]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [molecular biology and biochemistry]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [music education]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [oral and craniofacial sciences]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [pharmaceutical sciences]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [pharmacology]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [physics]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [political science]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [public affairs and administration]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [religious studies]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [social science]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [telecommunications and computer networking]
    • Professional Master of Business Administration/Master of Health Administration (PMBA/MHA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 55
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 2
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

24% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 328
    • Accepted 79
    • Acceptance Rate 24
    • Enrolled 64
  • 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 January 15th January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 2.75 (undergraduate), 3.0 (graduate)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, TWE required, 4 TWE paper based

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 availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students359
    • Female Percentage38%
    • Male Percentage62%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students359
    • Part-time Percentage74%
    • Full-time Percentage26%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian71%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown14%

Location & Contact

School of Graduate Studies

University of Missouri-Kansas City

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

Dr. Denis Medeiros

Dean

Phone: 816-235-1301
Fax: 816-235-1310
Email: medeirosd@umkc.edu

Ms. Quincy Bennett Johnson

Coordinator of Admissions and Recruitment, Interdisciplinary PhD Program

Phone: 816-235-1559
Fax: 816-235-1310
Email: bennettq@umkc.edu


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