University of Central Missouri

Introduction

The University of Central Missouri experience transforms students into lifelong learners, dedicated to service, with the knowledge, skills and confidence to succeed and lead in the region, state, nation and world.

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Reasons to Believe in a UCM education.

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  • A Culture of service connects students to something bigger than themselves through opportunities to give back to the community such as Habitat for Humanity.

  • Engaged Learning through hands-on learning experiences in and outside the classroom includes programs such as Innovative Public Relations and the Integrative Business Experience.

  • Future-Focused Academics offers state-of-the-art equipment such as Redbird simulators and internships to equip students with up-to-date skills.

  • A Worldly Perspective enhances students’ college experience by offering opportunities to participate in study abroad programs in countries such as France or New Zealand.

Champions of Student Success

UCM’s Learning to a Greater Degree Contract is our promise to you that with your commitment, we'll help you complete a more valuable degree on time. We foster a community of engagement by providing you with resources to help you succeed, such as our Student Success Center and Writing Center. We are proud of our more than 90 percent employment rate for students six months after graduation.

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Focused on the Future

Founded in 1871 in Warrensburg, Missouri with only a few dozen students, more than 140 years later, UCM serves 12,333 students.

Our diverse student population represents nearly every state and 50 countries across the globe.





Learning to a Greater Degree

Learning to a Greater Degree conveys the depth of experiences students gain at the University of Central Missouri. Here, you are part of an educational experience that extends beyond the classroom. Students' time at UCM empowers them to excel in the fast-paced world of today and tomorrow.

Learning to a Greater Degree is not a marketing campaign; it is more than that. It defines who we are and what we do at UCM. Supported by the four reasons to believe, Learning to a Greater Degree gives us a way to tell UCM's story.

Reasons to believe:

  • Engaged learning
  • Future-focused academics
  • Worldly perspective
  • Culture of service

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This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

Bachelor

Bachelor in Health Studies

Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 USA Warrensburg

If you have a passion for healthcare but are not interested in clinical or careers at the nursing or physician level, you have the option to launch your career in health studies. An increased public awareness about personal and social impact of health-related issues has influenced an increase in health studies positions. Health studies professional can expect to work in settings such as: wellness centers, hospitals, university-based health services, one-on-one client interactions, group and family interactions, community health education, holistic health, hospital or healthcare administration, and much more. [+]

UCM's Department of Nutrition and Kinesiology develops successful professionals by instilling an appreciation for helping all people lead a healthy and physically active lifestyle.

Why Choose Health Studies at UCM? UCM's has a human performance laboratory, which serves as a student-centered research and learning center. The performance lab offers hands-on learning; students have the opportunity to train on more than 25 state-of-the-art pieces of equipment in a newly renovated lab facility. What will I study?

If you have a passion for healthcare but are not interested in clinicals or careers at the nursing or physician level, health studies may be a good option for you. This area will prepare professionals who specialize in the prevention of disease and promote appropriate wellness lifestyles to foster community health.... [-]


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Master in Kinesiology (MSc)

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 USA Warrensburg

UCM's Nutrition and Kinesiology Department's mission is to develop successful professionals in Nutrition and Kinesiology, instilling an appreciation for helping all people lead healthy and physically active lifestyles. [+]

UCM's Nutrition and Kinesiology Department's mission is to develop successful professionals in Nutrition and Kinesiology, instilling an appreciation for helping all people lead healthy and physically active lifestyles.

The Department of Nutrition and Kinesiology offers a master's program with four specialties.Graduate Program in Kinesiology:

With emphasis choices of

Exercise Science Sport Management Pedagogy (Physical Education) Nutrition

Specializations

Interested in the Department of Nutrition and Kinesiology? Become a student and advance your career by obtaining your graduate degree in this growing field.

A master's degree in kinesiology provides you with the choice of three specific areas of specialization.... [-]


Master

Master in Industrial Hygiene

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 USA Warrensburg

This degree is offered to prepare students to assist management in the effective use of resources for the development, implementation, and assessment of a comprehensive safety and health programs in a variety of industrial settings. [+]

This degree is offered to prepare students to assist management in the effective use of resources for the development, implementation, and assessment of a comprehensive safety and health programs in a variety of industrial settings. A graduate student in the Industrial Hygiene program has the opportunity to:

Gain hands-on experience in the field and through class projects. Recognize the importance of contemporary, global and societal issues as they relate to the practice of occupational safety and health. Demonstrate knowledge of professional integrity and ethical standards. Develop a passion for life-long learning in safety specific competencies.

Admissions

Students are admitted into one of two Areas based upon their education and professional certification at the time of application. Once admitted into an Area, students may not change Areas without applying for a change of degree program through the Graduate School and being approved by Safety Sciences.... [-]


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Contact

University of Central Missouri

Address Office of Admissions, University of Central Missouri, Ward Edwards 1400
MO 64093 Warrensburg, Missouri, USA
Website http://www.ucmo.edu/
Phone +1 877-729-8266