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University of Missouri-Kansas City

School of Nursing and Health Studies

Kansas City, MO

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Overview

University of Missouri–Kansas City / School of Nursing and Health Studies is located in Kansas City, MO, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Adult clinical nurse specialist Women's health nurse practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Adult clinical nurse specialist Adult nurse practitioner
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Adult clinical nursing practice Women's health nurse practitioner
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Adult clinical nursing practice Adult gerontology nurse practitioner
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Pediatric clinical nursing practice Pediatric nurse practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Pediatric nurse practitioner
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Clinical nursing practice Family nurse practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nurse educator
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Nursing practice
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Neonatal nurse practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nurse executive

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 27
Doctoral Degrees 28

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

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Alternate accepted

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

166
Applied
70
Accepted
70
Enrolled
42%

Applying

45
Application Fee - Domestic
50
Application Fee - International

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
Spring deadline September 1st September 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.2
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 letters of reference

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

395
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.04%
Black or African American 7.59%
White or Caucasian 77%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 5.06%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 1.27%
Unknown 5.06%

Gender

Male (10%)
Female (89%)

Faculty

190
Total faculty
Full-time - 92
Part-time - 98
Male (16)
Female (174)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Geriatrics/gerontology, children's pain, neonatology, Alzheimer's care, cancer caregivers
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 5100 Rockhill Road
Kansas City, MO  64110-2499
United States
Contact Dr. Ann Cary
Dean
Email: caryah@umkc.edu
Phone: 816-235-1723
Fax: 816-235-1701

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