School of Pharmacy

  • Seventy percent of UMKC-trained pharmacists stay in Missouri after graduation, and 100 percent of the grads from the Doctor of Pharmacy program consistently land jobs.
  • The UMKC School of Pharmacy leads the nation in awards for student-led community engagement and service. The UMKC Academy of Student Pharmacists chapter received the 2012 Chapter of the Year Award (out of 127 chapters in the nation). The American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy also recognized UMKC four consecutive years for its outreach efforts.
  • The UMKC School of Pharmacy is a leader in innovation and translational research. The school ranks in the top third of 129 pharmacy schools in the country for research grant dollars. The school's faculty members consistently are awarded patents for their discoveries.