General Information About Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, a private, not-for-profit institution of higher education founded in 1916, is a key urban partner in the Greater Kansas City community. We are committed to excellence in the education of highly qualified students in osteopathic medicine and the life sciences. We are a community of students and teachers; scientists and scholars; physicians and health care professionals; administrators and staff, with a common conviction that ability is gained through knowledge; integrity is learned by example; and compassion and empathy are first received and then given. We are united in our commitment to: * Developing and sustaining the highest quality educational programs for the preparation of physicians, ethicists and scientists who are leaders in meeting the needs of an ever changing society * Maintaining a culture which embodies the principles and philosophy of our heritage, exemplifying humane, holistic and compassionate care * Contributing to the advancement of knowledge through research and scholarly activities * Developing the potential of students and faculty by sustaining a learning environment, which emphasizes educational and personal values and a striving toward excellence Fundamental to our mission is the preservation and renewal of human life.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 4-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Academic/career counseling service
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
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- Master's degree
- City: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 1,110 Native American 4 Asian 83 African American 12 Hispanic 9 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 0 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 1,033