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University of Missouri-Kansas City

School of Social Work

Kansas City, MO

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Overview

University of Missouri–Kansas City / School of Social Work is located in Kansas City, MO, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Social Work (MSW)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 59

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

127
Applied
86
Accepted
71
Enrolled
68%

Applying

45
Application Fee - Domestic
50
Application Fee - International
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 30th April 30th No
Spring deadline December 1st December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of reference

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Recommended 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 Research Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

151
Total Graduate Students
27%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
72%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.97%
Black or African American 15.23%
White or Caucasian 70%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.32%
Asian 0.66%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 3.97%
Unknown 3.97%

Gender

Male (15%)
Female (84%)

Faculty

27
Total faculty
Full-time - 8
Part-time - 19
Male (9)
Female (18)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Social justice, LGBT issues, deinstitutionalization, community collaboration and partnerships, evaluation of strengths model with addiction model
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 5100 Rockhill Road
Kansas City, MO  64110-2499
United States
Contact Dr. Bob Prue
Department Chair
Email: pruer@umkc.edu
Phone: 816-235-6308