University of Maryland Global Campus can help you prepare for a career in healthcare, environmental management, or biotechnology. We offer lifetime career services and resources and can advise you on how to select a major that aligns with your skills, talents, and career goals.

Find the Right Program for You

With our Program Comparison Tool, you can evaluate as many as three degrees, specializations, and certificates side by side. Explore program descriptions, cost, transfer credit, program formats, course content, and more. Found your program? Use our Time and Tuition Estimator to get your estimated tuition, fees, and graduation date.

Why Study Healthcare or Science at UMGC

  • Pursue an in-demand healthcare degree: If you want to help others, consider one of UMGC's programs in fast-growing healthcare fields like nursing or healthcare administration.
  • Go green with environmental management: UMGC's curriculum offers an interdisciplinary approach to environmental management that includes management of air, land, and water; pollution control; policies and regulations; and environmental health and safety.
  • Complete your science degree online: Prepare for a career in pharmaceutical, agricultural, or biomedical research. UMGC's biotechnology and lab management programs are designed for transfer students who already hold an associate's degree in science.
  • Study in an accredited program: UMGC's Master of Science in Health Informatics Administration is accredited by the Commission for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). CAHIIM is an independent organization that accredits health informatics and health information management degree programs.

Healthcare & Science Quick Facts

Award-Winning Programs

I had been applying for positions as a clinical site specialist on and off for two years without success or even many callbacks. But I got a new job as a clinical site specialist just two months after receiving my degree.

Nefertari Johnson

Biotechnology Bachelor's Degree