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UMKC offers more than 60 graduate and professional degrees at the master's and doctoral levels, including an interdisciplinary Ph.D. and graduate certificates in a range of fields.

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Stephen Dilks
Associate Dean, School of Graduate Studies

Urban-Serving Research University

At the center of the thriving metropolis of Kansas City, in the heart of the Midwest, UMKC is a Carnegie Classifcation "R2 – Higher Research Activity" university, one of a select group of 21 higher-research universities in the United States with an urban location and a specifc urban-serving mission.

We're committed to professional development, student welfare, personal growth, lifelong learning and community engagement. Please contact us to find the graduate program that works for you.


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