Offered by UMKC Institute for Human Development
The Institute for Human Development offers the Interdisciplinary Leadership in Disability Studies Certificate for students who have earned a bachelor's degree and who wish to obtain advanced training in the emerging, interdisciplinary field of disability studies. Students may pursue the Interdisciplinary Leadership in Disability Studies Certificate to complement a master's degree or doctorate, or on its own.
9 Credit Hours Required Courses + 3 Credit Hours Elective Courses = 12 Credit Hours
Earn the Interdisciplinary Leadership in Disability Studies Certificate and enhance your graduate degree. Certification takes only three required courses (9 credit hours) plus one elective course related to your major. Earning the certificate will help you connect your major and your interest in working with people with disabilities.Learn More
To prepare learners to work and live in a diverse society that includes individuals with disabilities as fully participating members.
Enhance your graduate degree - only 12 credit hours
- Acquire skills to support people with disability in their communities
- Develop leadership skills
- Make connections in the disability field
- Extend your employment options