University of Maryland University College specializes in educating busy professionals like you. We are a respected state university offering career-relevant, affordable education that fits your life. You can earn most degrees entirely online or choose from onsite classes around the country and the world. You won't have to wait for graduation for your degree to start making a difference in your career. At UMUC, you build your professional value with each class you take.
Credibility and Recognition
- A member of the University System of Maryland, UMUC is regionally accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, providing credibility and recognition to your degree.
- For more than 65 years, UMUC has provided educational opportunities to students around the world, earning a global reputation for excellence.
- We specialize in providing career-relevant online higher education opportunities to busy professionals.
- We offer 90+ degrees, specializations, and certificates in today's most in-demand fields.
- With classes taught by faculty with real-world experience, our programs focus on practical, applicable skills and knowledge that you can apply right away on the job.
Convenience and Value
- We deliver the affordable tuition rates of a public state university paired with the convenience of online classes.
- We offer classes at 20+ locations in Maryland, D.C., and Virginia.
- Most of our students work full time while attending school, so we've designed flexible options to help you learn on your schedule and accelerate your degree.
- We offer a suite of student services to help you succeed, including a career center, tutoring and mentoring, 24-hour tech support, and much more.
Dedication to Military Servicemembers, Veterans, and Their Families
- With divisions in Asia and Europe and a presence on military installations in more than 20 countries and territories, UMUC is a leading provider of education services to the U.S. military.
- UMUC was the first American university to educate U.S. military personnel overseas, and we proudly carry on this heritage, winning many awards recognizing our dedication to educating servicemembers.