At the UMKC School of Education, we have one common goal: helping our students leave UMKC better than before. We see beyond degrees and backgrounds to what really matters – people.

Accreditation and Regulation

We are committed to ensuring your academic journey meets the most rigorous standards and best practices established by the leading educational organizations in the country.

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Academic Divisions

Explore our academic divisions and find a program that works for you. With degrees for first-time teachers, top-level administrators and everything in between, you’re sure to find your fit.

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Faculty and Staff

Our School of Education family includes some of the most innovative educators in the country. Meet the individuals who will become your teachers, mentors and friends.

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We’re always forming new partnerships, announcing events and celebrating the accomplishments of our students, faculty, staff and alumni. Stay up to date with us here.

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One of the best ways to stay connected? Join us at one of our many events throughout the year. Explore opportunities to engage with other educators here.

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Flarsheim Society

Join others to create student scholarships and research support through gift planning.

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