Why UMBC?

With over 80 master’s, doctoral, and post-baccalaureate certificate programs, UMBC prepares you for the career you want. Find the path that fits your goals.

93% of 2019 graduates are employed or furthering their degrees

Top 150 Federal Research Funding

Top 10 Most Innovative University

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Flexible

With part-time and accelerated formats completed in under two years, our advanced programs are designed for working adults and career changers.

Affordable

With affordable tuition, including regional tuition rates, financial aid, and scholarship opportunities, we offer programs worth the investment.

Supportive

At UMBC, we believe in supporting our students. Our expert, connected faculty, our active alumni community, and our dedicated staff are committed to student success.

Programs In Demand Now

UMBC offers programs in high-demand fields, including Education, Technology, and Public Policy and Health. Explore our programs, sign up for a virtual Q&A session with our Program Directors or connect with our recruitment and admissions team to learn more about how UMBC can get you where you need to go.

Education 

Cutting edge programs designed to help educators become teacher-leaders and be highly sought-after in their fields. Designed for certified teachers in K-12, the Master’s of Arts in Education offers areas of focus in Computer Science, Mathematics, STEM and Science. College Teaching and Learning Science and TESOL programs help educators distinguish themselves from other candidates in their fields.

Technology 

Innovative, nationally-recognized programs that teach students the skills to advance or change their careers and be competitive in high-demand fields across many sectors. Offering master’s, certificate and accelerated bachelor’s/master’s programs, UMBC has options for everyone.

Public Policy and Health

Unique programs designed to meet the market need for leaders in public policy, longevity and healthcare IT. Built for professionals with a variety of backgrounds, UMBC’s public policy and health programs are offered in flexible formats with a variety of degrees designed to fit students’ goals.


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