Park University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

8700 NW River Park Drive

Parkville, MO 64152

(816) 584-6214

(800) 745-7275

Fax: (816) 741-4462



Contact: Cathy Colapietro

Director of Admissions and Student Financial Services
Main Address

8700 NW River Park Drive PMB 13

Parkville, MO 64152

(816) 741-2000

www.park.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 11,865

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 257

Degree-seeking undergrads: 11,080

Graduate enrollment: 592

Setting

Suburban setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Paper application fees may be waived for applicants with financial need.

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 78%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 67%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Graphic Design B
Interior Design B
Music – General B,C

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Accounting/Business Management A,B
Business Administration/Management A,B
Business/Managerial Economics B
Logistics/Materials Management A,B
Management Information Systems B
Marketing Management B
Office Management A

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science A,B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance A

Education

Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Development B

Foreign Language & Literature

Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Medical Records Administration A
Nursing (RN) A

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Law & Legal Studies – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A,B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Mathematics/Computer Science B
Natural Sciences B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Public Administration B,C
Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Fire Services Administration B
Law Enforcement Administration A,B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Geography B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Transportation & Materials Moving

Aviation Management A,B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Park University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(816) 741-2000
Website:www.park.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.park.edu/apply/Index.html
Address:8700 NW River Park Dr, Parkville, MO 64152-3795
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:11,227
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):43%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,473 (22% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$12,130
Out-of-state Tuition:$12,130
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:82%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$6,809

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Park University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Park University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services58121
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services6251
Construction Trades12
Education59
Engineering1
English Language and Literature/Letters12
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs4253
History2
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service414
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies4
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Physical Sciences2
Psychology22
Public Administration and Social Service Professions344
Social Sciences7
Transportation and Materials Moving1
Visual and Performing Arts251
Grand total26186920

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Park University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services241
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services3121
Education14
Health Professions and Related Programs22
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service111
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Psychology2
Public Administration and Social Service Professions11
Social Sciences2
Grand total441710

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Park University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$12,130
Out-of-state$12,130
Books and supplies$1,800

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$8,025
Out-of-state$8,025

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid8482%
Grant or scholarship aid7876%$6,809
Student loan aid5755%$5,333

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid4,33541%$4,450
Federal student loans3,69435%$7,264

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Park University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Park University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants4,1522,0692,083
Percent admitted100%87%82%
Percent admitted who enrolled13%13%12%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Park University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment11,227
Undergraduate enrollment9,857
Graduate enrollment1,370

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Park University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • Commission on English Language Program Accreditation
    • English Language
  • Missouri State Board of Nursing
    • Associate Degree Nursing Programs

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