Amazon Career Choice

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As an educator in the Amazon Career Choice partner network, we deliver on Amazon's commitment to provide hourly employees with best-in-class support on paths to career success.

Why Choose UMKC?


Programs to choose from

We offer a wide range of career-focused programs in which you can earn your bachelor's degree.


Maximum annual tuition assistance

Amazon Career Choice covers $314 per credit hour for Missouri residents and $320 per credit hour for Kansas residents, up to 18 credits per year.


Student-faculty ratio

UMKC professors know their students by name and take mentoring future leaders in their field seriously.

Find Support in Your Education Journey

Streamlined admission application

Apply using a variety of admissions options, no standardized test score requirement and virtual or in-person admissions and enrollment support.
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Classes that fit your schedule

You can complete a career-focused curriculum in person, virtually or through a hybrid approach.
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Support for academic and career success

All students have access to all our full suite of student services, including tutoring, coaching and mentoring.
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I've worked really hard to get to where I'm at. I know I've improved a lot over the last few years, just as a person, as a student and a professional, so I'm excited to see what the future holds.
Cody Truitt stands with arms crossed looking please. The senior graduated with an accounting degree with his senior year paid for by Amazon.

Cody Truitt (B.A. '24)


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Ready to Take the Next Steps?

Let Amazon Career Choice help you reach your career potential with a degree from UMKC.


Apply to UMKC

We offer several options for admission. If you have any questions, you can chat with one of our admissions counselors. Start your application.


Check your application status

You must be admitted to UMKC before you can enroll in classes. Check your application status.


Schedule an appointment with Roo Advising

Schedule an appointment with UMKC Roo Advising to enroll in the approved courses for your degree plan. Talk to a Roo Advisor.


Request payment

After you enroll in your classes, you'll request payment from Amazon Career Choice. Request payment.


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Once your credit hours are approved, Amazon Career Choice will pay us directly. Then you're on your path to success!