M.A. in Economics

The M.A. in Economics at UMKC is designed as a preparation for further graduate training at the doctoral level and for professional positions in industry, business, government, teaching and research.

Master of Arts in Economics

The program aims to provide students with a level of training that will enable them to read articles in economic journals and important books in economics. Students are supported by a community of instructors who are leading scholars in their field and are encouraged to establish a personalized research agenda and will develop the skills necessary to understand and critique different theoretical models and technical methods.