UMKC Catalog


Graduate Focus in Black Studies

Currently, Black Studies is a designated area of concentration under the Master of Liberal Studies Program. Consequently, the Program offers a complement of graduate courses that satisfy this focus.

Student should register under the Black Studies prefix, BLKS.

To learn more about the Black Studies concentration within the Master of Arts in Liberal Studies Program, please click here.

Graduate Student Learning Outcomes: Black Studies Program

The curriculum in Black Studies provides critical skill sets in written and oral communication, research, analysis, theory building, multicultural understanding and global awareness. We are committed to general education and professional development, as well as the development of scholars in the field.