Overview:The mission of the University of Kansas is to lift students and society by educating leaders, building healthy communities and making discoveries that change the world.
This international research university offers its more than 27,000 students the opportunity to pursue their degrees in more than 345 different programs in fields of study ranging from medicine and law, to engineering and the humanities. Incoming classes, which boast test scores well above the national average, represent all 50 states and more than 100 nations.
KU is home to the top-ranked public university graduate programs in special education and city management. It also teaches 40 languages, the most in the Big 12 Conference.
KU's School of Pharmacy is ranked #2 in the nation for National Institutes of Health research funding, and in 2012 the KU Cancer Center earned National Cancer Institute designation.
The university is home to the Midwest's largest business incubator network, as well as a major NSF research center on polar ice sheets and the nation's largest university biodiversity research and education center.
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