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Fresh Start Program

UMGC’s Fresh Start Program contains two new offers for graduate students. The Back to School Award waives the $75 fee for UCSP 615, while the Alumni Savings Program offers eligible students a 10 percent tuition savings if you enroll by the registration deadline of your intended summer 2021 or fall 2021 start dates.


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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.

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10 Tips for Time Management

Here are some short and simple pointers to help you develop a detailed time management plan.

  1. Get to know your syllabus.
  2. Make a to-do list and prioritize your work.
  3. Use time management tools, such as a calendar or planner.
  4. Allow time to learn new technology.
  5. Limit distractions when you study, such as your e-mail, phone, and TV.
  6. Communicate with your instructor in a timely manner.
  7. Involve family and friends in your education journey.
  8. Make time for yourself by taking breaks to recharge.
  9. Don't try to do it all at once.
  10. Evaluate your plan and be open to trying new strategies.
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Ed and Natalie met in undergraduate school and started their family soon after. With full time jobs and two children, going to graduate school was a totally different experience. What motivated them? Knowing that what they could learn at UMGC would boost their careers.