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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$150.7
million
Total of proposed projects
handshake2x222
Number of extramural awards received by UMKC faculty in
FY 2017
bullseye$32.1
million

Amount awarded to UMKC
research and related projects in
FY 2017
document14
Patent applications filed
idea415
Number of proposals
submitted in 2017
piechart53.5%
Yield on proposed projects
unclesam57%
Percentage of total dollars coming from the federal government
microscope$31.8
million
Total research expenditures
magnify34
Number of invention disclosures filed in FY 2017