The Kansas City area is home to numerous universities serving the entire metro population offering technical, associate, undergraduate and graduate degree programs.

Graduate Degrees
There are 9 institutions within the metro area offer graduate degrees in numerous disciplines. The University of Kansas (Lawrence) and the University of Missouri (Kansas City) also offer professional degrees in law, medicine, dentistry, and pharmacy. Degrees in osteopathic medicine are offered by the University of Health Sciences in Kansas City.
Other Area Resources
Some of the nearby major institutions from which area employers also recruit:
  • Kansas State University in Manhattan
  • Emporia State University in Emporia, Kansas
  • University of Missouri's Columbia Campus
  • Northwest Missouri State University in Maryville, Missouri
  • Central Missouri State University in Warrensburg, Missouri