Profile Data from 2013
  • Annual Tuition (in-state excl. fees)
    $7,968
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Program Enrollment
    934
  • Program Length
    Four Year
Contact Information
5110 Cherry Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64110, United States
Website

About Bloch School of Management

The Henry W. Bloch School of Management at the University of Missouri-Kansas City is the best choice for 21st Century management education, offering undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and executive non-degree education. The Bloch School’s vision is to be Kansas City’s nationally and globally preeminent school of management focusing on entrepreneurial and innovative thinking as the foundation for transforming talent and achieving sustainable growth in for-profit, public and nonprofit enterprises. Like our benefactor Henry W. Bloch, the Bloch School has a strategic focus on twin pillars of excellence: entrepreneurship and innovation in the for-profit sector and social entrepreneurship and innovation in the public and nonprofit sector.

Quick Stats

  • Selectivity
    44%
  • Yield
    46%
  • School Status
    Public
  • Accreditation
    AACSB Accredited
  • B-School Founded
    1953

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About University of Missouri, Kansas City

Admissions

Admissions Selectivity
44% University of Missouri, Kansas City 59% Average Across All Schools

Most Important Admissions Factors
  1. Secondary school record
  2. High school GPA
  3. SAT/ACT scores
University Admissions
  • Min. SAT 820
  • Min. ACT 17
  • Min. GPA 2.50
B-School Admissions
  • Min. SAT 820
  • Min. ACT 17
  • Min. GPA 3.50
More Information
Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
8937% 8,937
44% 44
46% 46
44% School Selectivity
46% School Yield
Demographics of Applicants
  • Male Applicants
  • Female Applicants
  • International Applicants
  • U.S. Applicants
Required Tests
  • ACT or SAT
  • Are Interviews Required? Not required
Additional Requirements:

TOEFL is required for non-English speaking students.

Total Applications to Program
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
768% 768
47% 47
52% 52
47% Program Selectivity
52% Program Yield
Program Requirements
  • Admissions managed by Business Program
  • Are interviews required? Not required
Required Tests

Transfer Requirements
  • How internal transfers are handled Declare business major
  • Min college GPA for transfers 2.25
  • Other transfer requirements
Freshman Requirements
  • Freshman admissions Yes
  • Percent of admitted applicants who are freshmen 64
  • Min GPA required in pre-business courses? Yes
  • How freshmen are admitted Indicate interest on university application
Other requirements for freshmen

Careers

More Information
Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
0%
0%
0%
0%
After graduation, but within 3 months
0%
0%
0%
0%
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
0%
0%
0%
Graduates seeking full-time employment
Graduates not seeking employment
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Internship Employers / Interns Hired
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks
  • Percentage of internships that are paid
Career Services
  • Number of companies that recruited students on campus
  • Number of companies that posted full-time jobs on school message boards
Other activities and career services provided to undergraduate business students:

Cost

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$21,907
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $7,968
  • Fees $1,331
  • Expenses $12,608
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$34,441
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $20,502
  • Fees $1,331
  • Expenses $12,608
35% Percent of Institutional Grants or Scholarships 11% Percent of Full-tuition Institutional Grants or Scholarships
Basis for Grants or Scholarships
  • Need 6%
  • Merit 94%
More Information
Financial Aid
  • Financial Aid Management No
  • Website http://www.sfa.umkc.edu
Scholarships
$4,284,149
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students last year
$3,224,190
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students this year
Loans
  • Loan Guarantee Policy No
  • Max Loan Guarantee Per Year

Academics

Average Class Size
  • Bloch School of Management
  • All Schools
Core Business Classes
49% 45
50% 46
Elective Business Classes
45% 26
50% 29
Required Classes with a Waiting List
34 Bloch School of Management 13 Average Across All Schools

* On the First Day of Enrollment
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
More Information
Business Program Classes
26% Less than 20 Students 28% More than 50 Students
46% 21 to 50 students
26 Average number of students in non-business required electives
42 Different Elective Courses
New Electives
  • Payment Systems
  • Negotations
  • Introduction to Risk Management & Insurance
  • International Finance
  • Entrepreneurial Marketing & Selling
  • Program length Four Year
  • Last change to curriculum 2007
Degrees Offered
  • BBA, Business Administration
  • BSA, Accounting
Faculty
  • All Faculty
  • Tenured
77% 77
42% 42
Prominent Faculty
  • Michael Song

    Entrepreneurship

  • Mark Parry

    Entrepreneurship

  • Stephen Pruitt

    Finance

  • Are work study or co-ops available? No
  • Description of work study / co-ops:

  • Is study abroad available? Yes
  • Description of study abroad programs:

    If this refers to Study Abroad, we offer several university-sponsored semester and year-long study abroad opportunities for business students. The business school offers week-long opportunities to Asia, Europe and Africa that include a 3 credit hour academic component.

  • Is community service or volunteering available? Yes
  • Description of community service/volunteering:

    Opportunities are available through student organizations.

Students

28% Students in Top 10% of High School Class 21% Students with High School GPA over 3.75
27 75th Percentile Score on ACT
Student Body Breakdown
  • International Students
  • U.S. Students
  • Male Students
  • Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
55% 55
African American
24% 24
Hispanic
9% 9
* Percentages are for U.S. citizens in most recent entering class; only top three responses shown.
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U.S. Regional Breakdown
0%
98%
0%
1%
1%
0%
Student Citizenship
U.S.
84% 84
Other Non-U.S. Citizenship
16% 16
Canada
0% 0
19 Average age of full-time students
64% Freshman retention rate
Graduation Rate
  • 4 Years
  • 6 Years
20% 20
38% 38

Alumni

Alumni Donors
Total Living Alumni 6,068
Alumni Donations
$161 Average Gift $5,000 Largest Gift

anonymous

Most Prominent Alumni
  • Carl Renfro

    Retired CEO and Chairman, Pioneer Bank and Trust

  • David Sapenaro

    First Vice President and COO, Federal Reserve Bank-Saint Louis

  • Rick Scott

    Governor of Florida