Rockhurst University, founded in 1910, is dedicated to providing a thorough educational experience for its students, regardless which of the 50 different undergraduate and graduate programs they choose to pursue. The school is rooted in the traditions and values of the Catholic Jesuit religious order, which can be found in the teachings at Rockhurst. U.S. News and World Report named this institution one of the top 20 colleges in the Midwest.
Enrollees will enjoy Rockhurst's completely wireless campus, whether they live in university housing or just spend time studying on campus before going home to their college apartments. The college has an annual enrollment of about 2,000 students and an average class size of 24. This, along with a student to faculty ratio of 11 to one, means individuals will be able to get personal attention from their professors. Rockhurst students can choose from a variety of undergraduate majors from accounting and economics to psychology, anthropology and global studies. There are a number of pre-professional and graduate offerings as well.
Since Rockhurst is located in downtown Kansas City, nearly half of the students choose to forego college living and find off campus apartments. The metropolitan region is rife with college living options as there are a number of higher learning institutions in the area. This also means the city has plenty for individuals to do when they are not attending class, studying or participating is student-run organizations. Kansas City has many parks and outdoor recreation opportunities as well as museums, a zoo and an aquarium.
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