Graduate Programs

Students in the UMKC Department of Economic’s graduate programs develop an in-depth knowledge of economic principles.

Students are supported by a community of instructors who are leading scholars in their field and are encouraged to establish a personalized research agenda.

Master of Arts in Economics

The Master of Arts in Economics program at UMKC encourages students to extend the reach of their scholarships to acquire a wide-ranging foundation in addition to technical mastery of theory and quantitative methods.

Learn more about the M.A. in Economics

Interdisciplinary Ph.D. in Economics

The Interdisciplinary Ph.D. in Economics helps student develop knowledge and skills for independent research on the fundamental questions of the present and future. The world of the future will require scholars with a global approach to problem solving.

Learn more about the IPh.D. in Economics

Contact Us

Once you review our Graduate Admissions requirements and financial support options, we invite you to visit campus to meet with the department.

M.A. Coordinator:
Dr. Erik Olsen
202H Manheim Hall
Ph: 816-235-5715
olsenek@umkc.edu

IPh.D. Coordinator
Dr. Linwood Tauheed
202C Manheim Hall
Ph: 816-235-2543
tauheedl@umkc.edu