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University of Central Missouri
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  • 4 Year
  • WARRENSBURG, MO

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

UCM continues to monitor the evolving coronavirus situation. We remain in regular contact with state and county officials and CDC communications are reviewed daily. A COVID-19 planning task force consisting of staff across multiple departments has been for some time assessing the risks based on information from the CDC, the State Department and from local, state and national experts. Learn More

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade A
  6. Party Scene
    grade A
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade B minus
  9. Dorms
    grade B
  10. Campus Food
    grade B
  11. Student Life
    grade A minus
  12. Safety
    grade B

About

108 W SOUTH STREET
WARRENSBURG, MO 64093
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association
From University of Central Missouri

The University of Central Missouri (UCM) is an award-winning four-year public school located in Warrensburg, Missouri. UCM is home to approximately 10,000 students, and we are the proud alma mater of over 100,000 living alumni - which means you can’t go far without running into a fellow Mule! Since 1871, UCM has provided students with the knowledge, skills and confidence they need to succeed in their careers.

Reasons to #ChooseUCM:

U.S. News and World Report consistently ranks UCM among the top regional universities.

95% of UCM graduates launch their career or continue their education within six months of graduation.

With 150+ programs of study, you’re bound to find a program that fulfills your potential.

We provide support services and caring, expert faculty to help you succeed.

Our tuition is lower than most Missouri colleges and well below the national average.

With 200+ student organizations and 17 Division II athletic teams, there’s always something fun to do at UCM!

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University of Central Missouri Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
65%
SAT Range
No data available  
ACT Range
19-25
Application Fee
$30
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$13,098 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$5,739 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
94%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
17:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
79%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 72 responses
74%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 84 responses
71%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 84 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
6
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
6
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    33%
  • On Campus
    62%
  • Online
    5%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
6,688 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
2,216
Undergrads Over 25
8%
Pell Grant
37%
Varsity Athletes
7%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 54 responses
  • Involved
    33%
  • Nice
    24%
  • Courteous
    11%
  • Supportive
    11%
  • Drunk
    7%
  • Interesting
    6%
  • Mysterious
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
50%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 94 responses
Poll
53%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 115 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 59 responses
  • Educationally Satisfactory
    36%
  • Ambitious
    20%
  • Hard worker
    10%
  • Party
    10%
  • Tailored to the Student
    10%
  • Home away from home
    5%
  • Laid back
    3%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$38,000 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
51%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
90%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 49 responses

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