School of Medicine

  • The distinctive Six-Year B.A./M.D. Program yields great results for area residents. Half the alumni stay in the region, including 25 percent in Kansas City.
  • The UMKC School of Medicine has more than 500 resident physicians and fellows in 47 programs training at affiliated hospitals - Children's Mercy, Truman Medical Centers, Saint Luke's Health System, Research Medical Center, Veterans Affairs Hospital and the Center for Behavioral Medicine.
  • About 40 percent of graduates enter one of the primary care specialties - one of the greatest physician needs for Missouri residents.