Are you looking to continue your college education in a new environment? The School of Computing and Engineering has innovative and affordable academic programs that will spark your creativity, and you’ll benefit from its location in one of the country’s premier communities for engineering and computing. UMKC has strong ties to the industry for research, internships, guest speakers and jobs. With an SCE degree in hand, you’ll be well-equipped to enter a job market with the highest-paying and most in-demand careers.
At SCE, personal attention to students is a priority. Faculty and staff reach out to students throughout their academic careers. All SCE students receive academic counseling to make sure they register for the right courses and remain on track for graduation.
The UMKC campus is located in the heart of Kansas City, within walking distance of museums, restaurants, shops, and nightlife. But why walk when you can ride? UMKC has more than 50 bicycles that students can borrow for daily errands or the entire semester. An all-access bus pass is $14 per semester from the Kansas City Transportation Authority.
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- UMKC class sizes are small, with a 12:1 student/faculty ratio.
- Seventy-five percent of SCE students complete internships before graduation.
- The SCE department alone offers more than 70 scholarships annually.