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									                                       University of Missouri-Kansas City

                                                  Missouri 100

                                               November 7, 2009




University of Missouri – Kansas City
                                                                           UMKC at a Glance
                                                UKC Founded 1933 (260 students) – UMKC 1963 (3,300 students)
                                               Academic Unit (Founding)         Undergrad       Grad         Total              Notes

                                       Hospital Hill Campus

                                       School of Dentistry (1881)
                                                         y(     )                   75           452         527      Top 5 nationally

                                       School of Pharmacy (1885)                   343           341         684
 Fall 2009 Enrollment:                 School of Medicine (1971)                   235           398         633
                                       School of Nursing (1979)                    624           348         972
Undergraduate: 9,428
                                       Volker Campus
Graduate:                     5,420    School of Law (1895)                                      555         555
                                       Conservatory of Music & Dance (1906)        320           248         568      3 top 10 programs
Duel Credit:                  1,366
                                       College of Arts & Sciences (1933)          3,966          724        4,690
Total :                    14,848      School of Bus. & Public Admin. (1953)       885           683        1,568     Top 25 entrepreneurship

                                       School of Education (1954)                  608           831        1,439     Urban Educ. Model (IUE)

                                       School f Graduate Studies
                                       S h l of G d t St di (1964)                               386         386
                                       School of Biological Sciences (1985)        449           57          506
                                       School of Computing & Engr. (2001)          557           397         954      Fastest growing

                                       Total                                       8 062
                                                                                   8,062        5,420
                                                                                                5 420       13,482
                                                                                                            13 482

University of Missouri – Kansas City   Note: Growth opportunity in undergraduate - Student/Faculty ratio is 12 to 1
UMKC at a Glance
                                                               Enrollment Update

                                       Fall 2009: (Record Enrollment)
                                       • Fall Enrollment: 13,452 (+4.3%) excludes 1,366 dual credit
                                                            (
                                             • Credit hours (+5.4%))
                                             • Continuing students 8,291 (+5.5%)
                                             • Undergraduate transfer students 1,450 (+16.8%)
                                             • Underrepresented students +6.8%

                                       • Freshman enrollment even at 1,007
                                            • ACT average score for first time college students 24.2
                                            • Average high school core GPA 3.31

                                       Financial AID:
                                       • 81.5% received financial aid last year (Record trend this year)
                                       • 15.5% incr. in amount distributed last year (Trending up this year)
                                       • Pell grants have nearly doubled this year
                                       • Work Study students doubled
University of Missouri – Kansas City   (Must balance growth, affordability, access, scholarships, etc.)
Enrollment & Retention
                                                    Time to Get it Right



                                                          Blue Ribbon Task Force Report
Strategic Plan – 6 Goals

1. Place Student Success                Stabilize Leadership – Chancellor and Provost committed to UMKC
   at the Center

2. Lead in the Life and                 Create External Foundation – Established in August 2009; President
   Health Sciences
                                         Murray Blackwelder on board
3. Advance Urban
   Engagement
                                        Develop Strategic Plan – 6 goals; Implementation plans to be
4.   Excel in the Visual &
     Performing Arts                     completed December 31, 2009
5.
5     Embrace Diversity
      E b     Di    it

6.   Promote Research &
     Economic Development




University of Missouri – Kansas City
Time to Get It Right
                                                                  Noteworthy News
                                       • The Bloch School of Business and Public Administration’s
                                         Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation was ranked in top
                                         25 graduate programs by The Princeton Review in the October
                                                 f Entrepreneur magazine
                                         iissue of E t                 i

                                       •School of Education recently received a U.S. Department of Education
                                        g                                     years to support the Institute for
                                        grant for $8.4 million dollars over 5 y          pp
                                        Urban Education - 100% of their request

                                       • UMKC’s engagement with and commitment to the community
                                                              Dr.
                                        has been endorsed in Dr Evan Dobelle’s “Saviors of Our Cities”
                                        survey. UMKC is listed among the top 25 universities that are
                                        best neighbors (Tied with UMSL at #14)

                                       • Construction on track and on or under budget – Dedicated Herman and
                                        Dorothy Johnson Residence Hall, Stanley Durwood Soccer and
                                        Recreational Field, topped off Student Union , Miller Nichols Library

University of Missouri – Kansas City
Noteworthy News

								
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