Start Building Your Future
Study online and prepare for an in-demand career with a degree from a state university with a reputation for excellence.
We've been serving where you serve since 1947 and are consistently ranked as a top military- and veteran-trusted school.
Earn Your Bachelor's Degree for $12K or Less
Our special scholarship for eligible Maryland community college students makes it possible.
Federal Employees Save Up to 25%
Federal employees and their spouses and dependents save on out-of-state tuition for most programs.
Career-Relevant Academic Programs
Choose from 90+ degrees, specializations, and certificates designed to help you stand out. Learn online or on-site at one of our 20+ locations in Maryland, D.C., and Virginia. Or, study on-site at military installations in 20+ countries and territories.
By the Numbers
Save Time and Money
Earn credit for your professional, military, and volunteer experience and through credit by examination.
Save on Books
We've replaced nearly every textbook with no-cost electronic resources.
UMUC has repeatedly been recognized for our commitment to excellence.
We'll help you find ways to meet, manage, and lower your education costs.
Top Questions Answered
Can I afford to attend UMUC?
Our state university tuition rates, scholarships, and financial aid help keep costs down.
Can a UMUC education fit into my life?
Yes! We offer online, on-site, and hybrid classes as well as rolling admission and multiple start dates each term so earning your degree is as convenient as possible.
What makes UMUC different?
We're a state university that makes in‑demand degrees achievable with online and on‑site classes. Plus, our achievement-based admissions process does not require SAT, GRE, or GMAT.
Events at UMUC
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