Application and Admissions

 

The department offers both a Bachelor of Arts and a minor in economics.

UMKC Application Form (pdf)

General information concerning the application process can be found here.

 

For prospective graduate students, the department offers both a Master of Arts and an Interdisciplinary Ph. D. in Economics.

General information concerning the application process can be found at UMKC Admissions and the School of Graduate Studies.

Applications for admission of domestic and international students to the program can be obtained from the School of Graduate Studies here.

Contact Information:

School of Graduate Studies
300F Administrative Center
University of Missouri-Kansas City
Kansas City, Missouri 64110-2499
USA
Tel. (816) 235-1161
FAX: (816) 235-1310
e-mail: graduate@umkc.edu
Web sites: http://www.umkc.edu/sgs
http://www.umkc.edu/iphd/iphd.html
http://www.umkc.edu/isao
Prof. Peter Eaton (iPhd Admissions)
Prof. Ben Young (MA admissions)
Department of Economics
211 Haag Hall
University of Missouri-Kansas City
5120 Rockhill Rd
USA
Telephone:
(816) 235-2832 [Eaton]
(816) 235-5699 [Young]
Email:
eatonp@umkc.edu
youngb@umkc.edu
Web site: http://cas.umkc.edu/econ

The application should be returned to the School of Graduate Studies.

The deadline for receipt of completed iPhD applications and supporting documentation is January 15 for the Fall semester and September 1 for the Spring semester. Completed applications received after these dates may be considered for admission, but generally will not be eligible for Department assistantships and fellowships. MA applications are welcome anytime.

For more information on the Masters and Ph. D. programs in Economics, consult the MA/iPhD Student Handbook.

Scholarships, Fellowships, and Graduate Teaching Assistantships are available for eligible students:
   Graduate Assistantship Application Form
   Graduate Assistantship Recommendation From
   Fellowship Opportunities

 

A general checklist for application can be found here. For more detailed instructions, please choose from the list below.

Undergraduate Programs
Undergraduate Transfer
Undergraduate without TOEFL or IELTS
Graduate Programs
Graduate Transfer


Additional Resources:
   International Student Application Form (pdf)
   Online application
   School of Graduate Studies
   English as a Second Language (Applied Language Institute)

International applicants should consult the International Student Affairs Office for additional information.





UPCOMING EVENTS AND DEADLINES
 
January 15th, 2010
: :
Application Deadline for the Ph. D. program


Students applying to the Ph. D. program for the Fall Semester of 2010 must submit applications to the School of Graduate Studies by January 15th, 2009. MA applications are welcome anytime.



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Resources

UMKC Application Form

Pathway

MA/iPhD Student Handbook

Contact Info

Department of Economics
211 Haag Hall, University of Missouri-Kansas City
5120 Rockhill Road
Kansas City, Missouri 64110 U.S.A

Phone: (816) 235-1314
Fax: (816) 235-2834,

E-mail: economics@umkc.edu