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Make your next move after the military. Choose a bachelor's or master's degree at UMUC that will put you in control of your career.

University of Maryland University College offers an array of degrees and certificates.1 Your education will unlock a variety of civilian careers to take you where you want to go.

If you're having trouble choosing a degree, we're here to help. Our specially trained veterans advisors will talk with you to learn your interests and understand your goals. We're experienced at translating your military occupation into a veterans education plan, and we'll give you the information you need to make a good choice.

Business Leader | HR Manager | Accountant | Marketer

Business administration, accounting, human resource management, and management studies are among our most popular degrees. From running your own business to crunching numbers for a Fortune 500 company to managing a nonprofit's brand, our programs can deliver the career choices you want.

Cyber Security Specialist | Information Assurance Analyst | Network and Computer Systems Administrator

A degree or certificate in cyber security will help prepare you to protect computers, networks, programs, and data around the globe. Your education will also enable you to enter a hot career field. Experts in cyber security are some of the most in-demand professionals in the technology sector.2

Case Manager | Rehabilitation Specialist | Health Service Manager

An understanding of the human mind and behavior can make you a terrific candidate for many jobs or help you in your current one. That's why psychology is one our most popular bachelor's degrees among active-duty personnel and spouses, as well as military veterans.

Computer Programmer | IT Project Manager | Web Developer

Whether you want to build a website, develop a smartphone application, or upgrade a computer network, UMUC has a degree or certificate program to help put you in the technology career of your choice.

Police Officer | Emergency Management Planner | Investigator | Paralegal

Our security and criminal justice systems depend on skilled and highly trained professionals to provide invaluable safety and law enforcement services. If you're interested in serving the public at the local, state, or national level, then check out our programs in criminal justice, legal studies, and public safety administration.

1 View gainful employment disclosures for certificates.
2 Source: "Cyber Security Census," Semper Secure, August 5, 2013.

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Not Flying Solo

For UMUC alumna Sherray Belton, supportive faculty and classmates were an important part of her success in the MBA program.

Start with an Associate's Degree

To advance your career or prepare for a bachelor's degree, check out an Associate of Arts in General Studies from UMUC. An associate's degree is a popular option among student veterans. You can choose from several specializations, and each will bring you a step closer to the career of your choice.