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Achieve a higher level of excellence with a master’s degree from UCM!

By earning a graduate degree at the University of Central Missouri, you’ll expand your knowledge and position yourself for career advancement. UCM offers more than 40 in-demand graduate programs and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Many programs are also accredited by discipline-specific professional organizations, such as the National Council for Teacher Education. 

UCM offers you the flexibility, practical experience and professional development you’re looking for in your graduate education. Our future-focused degrees are taught by expert faculty who will mentor and guide you. Plus, a variety of financial support is available to UCM graduate students, including graduate assistantships, scholarships for graduate students, research grants, and federal financial assistance.

Two Convenient Locations and Online Options

With two convenient locations—in Warrensburg and Lee’s Summit—as well as online courses and programs, you’ll be able to fit your graduate studies into your life.


We’re Here to Help

If you have questions or concerns about applying to Graduate Studies at UCM, please contact the Graduate and International Student Services office. You may email us at giss@ucmo.edu, call us at 660-543-4621, or chat with us live. Additionally, we invite you to review the Graduate Catalog.