School of
Graduate Studies

Where Passion Meets Profession

Our graduate students work alongside nationally and globally recognized faculty, performing cutting-edge research and making strides in their professional growth. We welcome students from across the nation and around the world to join us at a truly urban university that has developed strategic partnerships with some of the leading enterprises in technology, communications, manufacturing, health care and transportation.

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UMKC Mentorship Makes an Impact

“This program has inspired me to be more outgoing. Through my experiences, I feel that I am gaining communications skills that will help me as a pharmacist.”

Cassidy Jones (Pharm.D. '22) + Kelly Cochran, Clinical Associate Professor

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UMKC Infectious Disease Collaboration Awarded $879K

UMKC Infectious Disease Collaboration Awarded $879K. Interdisciplinary team receives CDC grant to develop a new generation of mathematical and computational models of infectious diseases

Becoming Doctors, Forming Families

Alumni share their experience as couples in the School of Medicine

Sharing the Life-Changing Power of Music

Doctoral student En-Ting Hsu is helping Kansas City children embrace her art