Rockhurst University

#2937 / #830
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Private university in Kansas City, Missouri, United States

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About Rockhurst University

According to Wikipedia, Rockhurst University is a private Jesuit university in Kansas City, Missouri. Founded in 1910 as Rockhurst College, Rockhurst University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. It enrolled 2,980 students in 2019.

Rockhurst University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
3,629 73% 73% 1169 24

How Much Does Rockhurst University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $14,869
30K - 48K $15,261
48K - 75K $19,220
75K - 110K $21,029
110K+ $25,248

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Rockhurst University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Rockhurst University, then you can expect to earn an average of $57,300 per year. You also have a 92% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Rockhurst University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
2,516 2,089 427

Where is Rockhurst University?

Rockhurst University is located at 1100 Rockhurst Rd, Kansas City MO 64110-2561

How Safe is Rockhurst University?

Kansas City has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Rockhurst University Known For?

Rockhurst University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Rockhurst University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Rockhurst University's Most Influential Alumni?

Rockhurst University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Philosophy, Anthropology, and Literature. Here are some of Rockhurst University's most famous alumni:

Walter J. Ong
Walter J. Ong
An American philosopher and historian.
Paul A. Lombardo
Paul A. Lombardo
An American legal scholar.
Mark Lamping
A Sports executive.
Joseph Hubert Hart
A Catholic bishop.
Joe Reardon
An American lawyer.
George Wendt
George Wendt
An American actor.
Mark E. Curry
An American philanthropist.
Michael P. Ryan
Michael P. Ryan
A United States Marine Corps general.
Edward A. Purcell Jr.
An American historian.
Denny Thum
An American sports businessman.
Stephen F. Schneck
An American Catholic activist.
Joseph P. Teasdale
An American politician .