UMKC Catalog


Division of Curriculum and Instructional Leadership - Areas of Study and Degrees
  • B.A. Early Childhood Education
  • B.A. Elementary Education
  • B.A. Middle School Education (English, Mathematics, Natural Science, Social Studies)
  • B.A. Secondary Education; Certification areas: Art, English, Foreign Language (French, German, Spanish), Mathematics, Natural Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Physics) and Social Studies

Undergraduate students may also elect to pursue a dual degree between Education and Arts and Sciences. Secondary education majors may earn a B.A. or B.S. degree in a major in the College of Arts and Sciences. Elementary and early childhood education majors may earn a bachelor of liberal arts degree in the College of Arts and Sciences. Contact the advising office of the College of Arts and Sciences for more details.

  • M.A. Curriculum and Instruction; Emphasis Areas: Early Childhood, Elementary, General, Multicultural Education, Subject Matter Specialty and Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
  • M.A. Reading Education
  • M.A. Special Education (Mild/Moderate Cross-Categorical Disabilities)
  • Ed.S. Curriculum and Instruction
  • Ed.S. Reading Education
  • Ph.D. Interdisciplinary (Curriculum and Instruction and other disciplines) (See School of Graduate Studies