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.
Total of proposed projects
Number of extramural awards received by UMKC faculty in
Amount awarded to UMKC
research and related projects in
Patent applications filed
Number of proposals
submitted in 2017
Yield on proposed projects
Percentage of total dollars coming from the federal government
Total research expenditures
Number of invention disclosures filed in FY 2017