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Mid-America Nursing & Allied Health Institue

We are providers of training for health care professionals and private individuals interested in pursuing careers in health care. We offer combinations of classroom and real-world continuing education in setting where students receive training with intensive Kansas State approved curriculum that is typically completed within weeks leading to marketable job skills in a very short time frame. Primary medical certification categories at Mid-America Nursing & Allied-Health Institute include Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Certified Medication Aide (CMA), Phlebotomy Technician program, CPR, and ACLS.

Explore the site to learn more about our courses and take the first step to a rewarding profession.

Kansas Christian College

With so many options for higher education, why should you choose Kansas Christian College? We're glad you asked! Since 1938, students from around the country and different parts of the world have been coming to our campus to live and learn in a unique, Christ-centered academic environment and to discover God's call on their lives. From pastors to government leaders, our graduates are spread across the world using their KCC training to make a positive difference. And you can, too!

Whether you are interested in vocational ministry, worship arts, Christian education or one of our other degree programs or you simply want to start your college journey in a Christ-focused environment, we promise to do our part to make sure you are equipped to make an impact when you walk across the graduation stage.

1. Christ-focused Education

Part of the KCC mission is to provide a top-tier academic experience that is carried out with a biblical worldview. Whether you are taking general studies courses or those dealing with spiritual formation, you will be instructed by faculty who incorporate faith, Scripture, prayer and Christian principles into the curriculum and classroom experience.

2. Affordability

With the national average of tuition on the rise, KCC offers a way for students to achieve their goals for higher education at a much more affordable rate. Click here for tuition information and financial aid.

3. Location

Located in the heart of Overland Park, Kan., in the Kansas City metro area, KCC is seated in a prime location for both traditional and commuting students. The campus, located at 7401 Metcalf Ave., is easily accessible from all directions and also runs along the Johnson County bus route. Traditional students will enjoy easy access to stores, restaurants and cultural experiences as well as a variety of churches, all within a small radius. And those students who wish to take on part-time work while attending KCC can choose from a large number of area businesses at which to apply.

Learn more on our Student Life page!

4. Ministry Preparation

Over the years, KCC has earned a reputation for turning out exceptional graduates from the ministry degree programs. From pastors to non-profit leaders to missionaries to authors, KCC produces some of the finest ministry leaders in the area. Learn more about our degree programs here.

5. Adult and Online Programs

KCC offers a number of education options for working adults and students. With our online degree programs, adults can earn an A.A. or B.A. from any location. We also have a number of evening and weekend programs available to those in the Kansas City and surrounding areas.

Still need more reasons? KCC also offers a favorable student-to-teacher ratio, so you'll be assured the personal attention and time from instructors that you need

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University of Missouri-Kansas City

Kansas City, MO 64110 | (816) 235-1000



As a freshman student, you are either currently attending high school or have graduated and not yet attended college.


As a transfer student, you have attempted college credits from another university after high school and would like to attend UMKC.

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As a graduate student, you hold a bachelor's degree and/or a master's degree and are interested in attending UMKC to receive a graduate, doctoral, or professional degree.

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As a community student, you are a member of the community and are interested in taking a class or classes at UMKC.


We define returning to UMKC as re-admitting or re-enrolling.


As a special admission student, you hold a unique status with academic pursuits outside of UMKC's general student type.


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Schools and Departments

College of Arts and Sciences
Dean Wayne Vaught

302 Scofield Hall
711 E 51st St.
Kansas City, MO 64110
(816) 235 - 1136

Departments and Academic Programs

Conservatory of Music and Dance
Dean Peter Witte

417 Performing Arts Center
4949 Cherry Street
Kansas City, MO 64110
(816) 235 - 2900


Henry W. Bloch School of Management
Dean Dave Donnelly

227 Bloch School
5110 Cherry St.
Kansas City, Mo 64110
(816) 235 - 2215 | email: bloch@umkc.edu


Honors College

Dean James McKusick

5115 Oak St., Room 348
Kansas City, MO 64110
(816) 235-2182 | email: honors@umkc.edu

School of Biological Sciences

Dean Theodore White

5007 Rockhill Road
Kansas City, MO 64110
(816) 235 - 5246 | email: SBS@umkc.edu


School of Computing and Engineering

Dean Kevin Truman

546 Flarsheim Hall
Kansas City, MO 64110
(816) 235 - 2399 | email: SCE@umkc.edu


School of Dentistry

Dean Marsha Pyle

650 E. 25th St.
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 235 - 2100 | email: dentistry@umkc.edu


School of Education

Interim Dean Chris Brown

615 E. 52nd St.
Kansas City, MO 64110
(816) 235 - 2234 | email: education@umkc.edu


School of Law

Dean Ellen Suni

500 E. 52nd St.
Kansas City, MO 64111
(816) 235 - 1644

School of Medicine

Dean Steven Kanter

2411 Holmes Road
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 235 - 1808 | email: umkcmedweb@umkc.edu


School of Nursing and Health Studies

Dean Ann Cary

Health Sciences Building
2464 Charlotte St.
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 235 - 1700 | email: nurses@umkc.edu

School of Pharmacy

Dean Russell B. Melchert

Health Sciences Building
2464 Charlotte St.
(816) 235 - 1609


School of Graduate Studies

Dean Denis M. Medeiros

343A Administrative Center
5115 Oak St.
Kansas City, MO 64110
(816) 235 - 1161

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University College

Associate Vice Provost Kim McNeley

228 Student Success Center
5100 Rockhill Road
Kansas City, MO 64110
(816) 235 - UNIV | email: umkcucollege@umkc.edu

University Libraries

Dean Bonnie Postlethwaite
email form: https://library.umkc.edu/form/libref

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