University of Missouri--Kansas City

Quick Stats

500 East 52nd Street
Kansas City, MO 64110

Students
424
enrolled (full-time)
51
enrolled (part-time)
Tuition
$17,886
per year (full-time, in-state)
$33,996
per year (full-time, out-of-state)
$10,899
per year (part-time, in-state)
$20,565
per year (part-time, out-of-state)

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Law School Overview

U.S. News Rankings

Ranking score and category
Rank Category Name
#104 Best Law Schools

Specialties

RNP in Part-time Law

Law School Overview

The School of Law at University of Missouri--Kansas City has an application deadline of March 1. The full-time program application fee at the School of Law at University of Missouri--Kansas City is $60. The part-time program application fee at the School of Law at University of Missouri--Kansas City is $60. Its tuition is full-time: $17,886 per year (in-state); full-time: $33,996 per year (out-of-state); part-time: $10,899 per year (in-state); and part-time: $20,565 per year (out-of-state). The student-faculty ratio is 14.0:1. The School of Law at University of Missouri--Kansas City has 62 full- and part-time faculty on staff.

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Year founded 1895
Public/private Public
Law school designation Regional

Admissions

Application deadline March 1
Full-time program application fee $60
Part-time program application fee $60
Admissions phone (816) 235-1644
Admissions email law@umkc.edu
Website http://www.law.umkc.edu

Academics

Full- and part-time faculty 62
Student-faculty ratio 14.0:1
Total faculty 82

Student Body

Enrollment (full-time) 424
Gender distribution (full-time)
Gender distribution (full-time)
J.D. candidates graduating in 2012-2013 153

Cost

Tuition and fees

Full-time: $17,886 per year (in-state)
Full-time: $33,996 per year (out-of-state)
Part-time: $10,899 per year (in-state)
Part-time: $20,565 per year (out-of-state)

Room and board $8,370

Careers

Employed at graduation2 N/A
Median private sector starting salary $55,000
Median public service starting salary $40,000

Library

Total volumes and volume equivalents N/A

* Law School Overview details based on 2013 data

2. Represents the percentage of all 2012 graduates who had a full-time job lasting at least a year for which bar passage was required or a J.D. degree was an advantage. These employment rates are part of the data on placement success used to determine a school’s ranking.

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