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MORE THAN NUMBERS

UMKC IS A RESEARCH UNIVERSITY ON THE MOVE.

UMKC plays a major role in the Kansas City metropolitan area as an educator, employer and research leader. The following data are more than just numbers — they reflect the excellence of UMKC faculty, whose creative endeavors set us apart as a research university and economic engine in the heart of Kansas City.

 

moneybag$142
million
Total of proposed projects
handshake2x207
Number of extramural awards received by UMKC faculty in FY 2015
bullseye$32.7 million
Amount awarded to UMKC research and related project FY 2015
document17
Patent applications filed
idea492
Number of proposals submitted in 2015, compared to 436 in 2014
piechart23%
Yield on proposed projects
unclesam57%
Percentage of total dollars coming from the federal government
microscope$33.6
million
Total research expenditures
magnify90
Number of invention disclosures filed (2013-2015)