• Developing psychologists and school counselors
  • Facilitating an understanding of diverse cultural perspectives
  • Creating caring and safe environments
  • Ensuring student success
  • Diverse supportive faculty who are active in the field
  • A leader in preparing exemplary teachers for urban school settings
  • Working collaboratively and striving for academic excellence
  • Developing highly skilled and committed educators for tomorrow’s classrooms
  • Cultivating reflective decision-makers committed to social justice

About the School of Education

Thank you for your interest in the University of Missouri-Kansas City’s (UMKC) School of Education! With a vision to be a leading urban-serving school of education in the nation, the School’s 18 undergraduate, post-bachelors, masters, educational specialists, and doctoral programs prepare students across a wide range of professions in order that they may transform the world of education as we currently know it. Our nationally recognized faculty and dedicated staff and their unwavering commitment to our mission, assures that the School continues on a trajectory for greatness. We invite you to learn more about our school and all we can offer you.

Preparing future teachers through collaborative field-based experiences