University of Central Missouri

Warrensburg, MO 64093
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University of Central Missouri is one of the thirteen public 4-year colleges in Missouri. The campus is located in Warrensburg town.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 12,333 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 1,691 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 1,218 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 72%). Every year 49% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

University of Central Missouri's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $6,630, and fees were $890. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $13,260 and $890 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleDistant Town
Number of Students12,333
Student to Faculty Ratio18:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate72%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 0 0
Master's degree 3 40
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 80.7%

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Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1915 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
04/20/2002 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
04/20/2002 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
ACT19 to 25
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Application fee
Undergrads $30
Graduates $30

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$251/credit
In State Students$251/credit
Out of State Students$472/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$322/credit
In State Students$322/credit
Out of State Students$614/credit

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $11,295 $11,295 $21,240
ADN 70 $17,570 $17,570 $33,040
BSN 125 $31,375 $31,375 $59,000
FNP 50 $16,100 $16,100 $30,700
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 96% of University of Central Missouri's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 39% $4,203
Other Federal Grant 5% $994
State Grant & Scholarships 42% $2,114
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 70% $3,278
Federal Student Loans 65% $5,405
Private Loans 8% $8,627


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$10,103
$30,001 to $48,000$11,012
$48,001 to $75,000$15,346
$75,001 to $110,000$18,061
Over $110,000$18,267

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Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Non-resident alien
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Missouri state board of nursing.
University of Central Missouri
108 W South Street
Warrensburg, MO 64093

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