University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO 64093

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 13,988
Religious affiliation None
Students with disability 8%
Student to faculty ratio 19:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 3,989 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

75%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

University of Central Missouri is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 5,119 applications and 3,820 students were granted admission. University of Central Missouri is at the #73 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 98% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 0% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
ACT20 to 25

Application Fee

$30
Undergrad students
$30
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

University of Central Missouri charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $12,891 and in-state students paid $6,466.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$13,567
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $12,440
$6,466
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,695
$12,891
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $17,196
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 95% of University of Central Missouri's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 40% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,251 (which is 4.1% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Central Missouri in 2016-2017, was 1,078, which is 66% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,622 (which is 6% above the national average.)

$4,251
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,432
$5,622
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,302
95%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 85%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, University of Central Missouri has enrolled a total of 13,988 students (9,695 students full-time and 4,293 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 13,988 students, 855 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 48% men and 52% women and 9,786 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 4,202 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 1,167 students for distance studies.

13,988
Total Enrollment
855
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 64%

Non-resident alien: 19%

Black/African American: 8%

Two or more races: 3%

Hispanic: 3%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of Central Missouri.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 50% 1,286
Education 16% 414 315
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 5% 136 50
Engineering 4% 90 0
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 3% 83
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 2% 52 0
Health Professions And Related Programs 2% 51 49
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 2% 50 28
Library Science 2% 49 3
Visual And Performing Arts 1% 38

Graduation & Dropout Rates

53%
Graduation rate
national average: 46%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of University of Central Missouri full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

2%
Still enrolled
18%
Dropout rate
27%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$31,000
Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of University of Central Missouri graduates 6 years after enrollment is $31,000. Last year, out of the total 2,896 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,693 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 3,115 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,772 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $31,000 $36,700
Employment Rate 93% 89%
Total Graduates 2,896 3,115

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of University of Central Missouri.

University of Kansas
82.3 mile away
Lincoln University
85.6 mile away