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Kansas City Colleges and Universities


University of Missouri Kansas City -- UMKC
5100 Rockhill Road, KCMO 64110
Website: umkc.edu
Admissions info: http://www.umkc.edu/admissions/

According to the UMKC website 'UMKC proudly serves 14,200 undergrad, graduate and professional students'.

UMKC offers degree programs, minors, concentrations and certificates from the following schools: College of Arts and Sciences, Conservatory of Music, Bloch School of Business and Public Administration, School of Biological Sciences, School of Computing and Engineering, Schools of Dentistry, Education, Graduate Studies, Law, Medicine, Nursing, and Pharmacy.

Rockhurst University
1100 Rockhurst Road, KCMO 64110
Website: rockhurst.edu
Undergrad admissions info: http://www.rockhurst.edu/admission/ugrad/index.asp

Rockhurst is a private, Catholic, Jesuit university serving 3,000 students (and my alma mater!). Rockhurst offers of 50 undergraduate and graduate programs in everything from business, finance and English to nursing, education, Spanish, theology, sports science and many more. Rockhurst also offers masters degree programs in it's school of graduate and professional studies, Helzberg School of Management, Research College of Nursing and the College of Arts and Sciences.

Park University
Main Campus: 8700 NW River Park Drive, Parkville, MO 64152
Website: http://park.edu

According to the Park University website, 'Park University is an independent, private institution, accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Park University currently enjoys a distinguished position in higher with 43 campus centers in 21 states including our extensive Online program.

Baker University
Main Campus: P.O. Box 65, Baldwin City, KS 66006-0065
Graduate and professional degree programs located in Kansas City, Wichita, Topeka and throughout Kansas and Missouri.
Admissions: 1-800-873-4282
Website: http://www.bakeru.edu/

According to the Baker University website, 'Baker University was founded in Baldwin City, KS in 1858. In keeping with its mission to serve both recent high school graduates and the life-long learning needs of adults, Baker University is comprised of the College of Arts and Sciences, the School of Professional and Graduate Studies, the School of Education and the School of Nursing'.

William Jewell College
500 College Hill - Liberty, MO 64068
Admissions: 1-888-2-JEWELL
Website: http://www.jewell.edu

William Jewell College, located in Liberty, MO offers diverse undergraduate degree programs in such disciplines as accounting, biology, history, music as well as pre-professional programs. See a complete list of William Jewell's majors here http://www.jewell.edu/william_jewell/gen/william_and_jewell_generated_pages/Majors__Programs_m2.html

Avila University
11901 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO 64145
1- 800.GO.AVILA
Website: http://www.avila.edu/

According to the Avila University website, 'Avila is a liberal arts and pre-professional school founded by the Sisters of Saint Joseph. Offers undergraduate and graduate programs.'

Kansas City Art Institute
4415 Warwick Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64111
Website: http://kcai.edu

According to Wikipedia, 'The Kansas City Art Institute (KCAI) is a private, independent, four-year college of fine arts and design founded in 1885. KCAI is ranked among the nation's top 10 art schools by U.S. News and World Report.

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