Master’s Degrees

 

Master of Arts in PK-12 Education Administration

The master’s program with emphasis in school administration is designed to prepare leaders for 21st century schools. These leaders must begin now to envision the nature of a global technical-information-based society and the schooling such a society will require. Assumptions based on available knowledge concerning these schools will be made in designing the M.A. program for students.

 

Emphasis Areas:

  • Elementary Education
  • Secondary Education

Degree Requirements:

Application Deadlines:

  • July 1 for Fall entry
  • November 1 for Spring entry
  • April 1 for Summer entry

Program Forms and Documents:

Program Contact:

  • Uzziel H. Pecina, Ed.D.
    Program Coordinator
    328 Education Building
    816-235-2447
    pecinau@umkc.edu

Admissions:

  • The online graduate application (Apply Now button on sidebar) and the official transcripts will need to be sent directly to the UMKC Admissions Office. All other supplemental application materials including the Application Packet Cover Sheet should be sent to:
    ELPF Division Office
    615 E. 52nd St., Suite #328
    Kansas City, MO 64110
Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration

The graduate program in Educational Administration with an emphasis in Higher Education prepares administrators and educators for the demands of leadership in colleges or universities and other institutional settings. Through a comprehensive master’s program for individuals wanting a graduate degree or through coursework taken for professional development, the program supports administrative leaders and educators who seek to enhance their professional competencies and effectiveness in today’s increasingly diverse work place.

 

Emphasis Areas:

  • Student Affairs Administration
  • Foundations in Education
  • Sports Administration & Exercise Science
  • Disabilities Studies

Degree Requirements:

Application Deadlines:

  • July 1 for Fall entry
  • November 1 for Spring entry
  • April 1 for Summer entry

Program Forms and Documents:

Program Contact:

  • Breann L. Branch, MSOD
    Office Support Assistant IV
    328 Education Building
    (816) 235-2716
    branchb@umkc.edu

Admissions:

  • The online graduate application (Apply Now button on sidebar) and the official transcripts will need to be sent directly to the UMKC Admissions Office. All other supplemental application materials including the Application Packet Cover Sheet should be sent to:
    ELPF Division Office
    615 E. 52nd St., Suite #328
    Kansas City, MO 64110