3. No call for large-scale layoffs or reductions in staffing. At the same time, we will be creating new career development opportunities for our staff, who play such an important role in building our future.
Two of several UMKC Forward signature programs:
Professional Mobility Escalators™ will be a unique system of personalized supports and services to propel students from their academic studies to good-paying careers. The Escalators program will be open to all admitted students and is built on research and best practice to ensure that UMKC can grow retention, graduation and post-graduation outcomes for students from all backgrounds and experiences, including underrepresented, first-generation and Pell-eligible students.