Accounting and Financial Management
Our Programs and Teaching Philosophy
University of Maryland University College (UMUC) is renowned for its commitment to providing outstanding educational opportunities to adult learners. Accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, the university delivers exceptional educational programs and services that meet the personal aspirations and career requirements of our students.
The focus of the Graduate Accounting & Financial Management program at UMUC is to provide high-quality, innovative, and career-relevant graduate degrees, certificates, and higher education services to adult learners in the fields of financial management and accounting. In addition, programs are available that integrate financial management and/or accounting studies with studies in organizational management, information technology, and information systems.
Our degree programs, certificates, and courses are grounded in the real world, combining leading theories with practical business applications. Courses are taught by experts, with over 90 percent of our faculty holding doctoral degrees, while they also have a wealth of experience as practitioners in their respective fields.
All of the accounting and financial management courses are offered online, providing students with a technology-rich, highly interactive, yet flexible and convenient learning environment. In addition, students may attend face-to-face financial management classes on UMUC's Adelphi/College Park, MD, campus.