UMUC Student Profiles

University of Maryland University College is a state university that specializes in educating busy professionals with online and on-site classes. Read on to find stories about how our students and alumni are adding real professional value on the job and achieving their personal and professional goals.

Meet Students and Alumni

Eric Schuler Navy Student

Learning Across an Ocean: A Military Student Shares His UMUC Experience

An active-duty student explains why he chose to pursue his education at UMUC and how his future is looking bright.
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Amalia Lopez and Class News

Alumna is Prepared for an Education Revolution

Armed with a bachelor’s degree in English, Amalia Lopez stepped confidently into a revolutionary educational system.
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Military Spouse Misti Jorges Is Undeterred by Obstacles to her Education

Misti Jorges continues her education at UMUC as she moves around the world with her husband, who's in the U.S. Navy.
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Lisa Foreman

Alumni Create Cyber Security Networking Organization

Alumni Lisa Foreman and Cathy Hogendobler use their education and significant career experience to support professional women in cyber security.
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Alfred Eric Jones

Student: UMUC Gave Me a Marketable IT Skill Set

After 15 years in the IT industry, Eric Jones III’s computer networks and security education is pushing his career to new heights.
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