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Management Information Systems
Undergraduate Certificate

These program requirements are for students who enroll in the 2022-2023 academic year.


The online management information systems certificate program at University of Maryland Global Campus provides you with entry-level skills for a career in information systems. It is especially helpful if you are looking to move into a management position in information systems and bridge the gap between an organization’s functional users and technical developers.

Program Highlights
Required Courses

  • (3 Credits, CSIA 300)

  • (3 Credits, IFSM 300)

  • (3 Credits, IFSM 301)

  • (3 Credits, IFSM 310)

  • (3 Credits, IFSM 370)

  • (3 Credits, IFSM 330)
Career Preparation
Experience Recommended for Success in the Program

No previous experience is needed.

Total Program Credits
18
Transfer Credits
Up to 8
Format
  • All courses available online
  • Select hybrid courses available
Tuition Per Credit
  • $312 per credit (in-state)
  • $499 per credit (out-of-state)
  • $250 per credit (military)
  • Other fees may apply
Admission Requirements

This program follows standard UMGC admission requirements.

Military-Specific Details

This program does not have military restrictions. It is available to all eligible civilian and military-affiliated students.

 

State-Specific Details

This program does not have state-specific restrictions.

 

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Advanced Management
Undergraduate Certificate

These program requirements are for students who enroll in the 2022-2023 academic year.


Successful managers today require a strong balance of managerial skills and the relationship-building soft skills to manage those who are completing the work. The online undergraduate certificate program in advanced management at University of Maryland Global Campus is designed to help you build expertise by applying best practices to decision-making, problem–solving, and relationship-building in real workplace scenarios. The curriculum covers management principles and organizational dynamics for today’s global, multicultural, and virtual organizations.

Program Highlights

Today, many workplaces require knowledge of management principles from multiple disciplines. This program can help you gain that expertise through a flexible course of study focused on decision making, problem solving, and leadership.

Required Courses

Take the following four required courses:


  • (3 Credits, BMGT 160)

  • (3 Credits, BMGT 364)

  • (3 Credits, BMGT 484)

  • (3 Credits, BMGT 317)

Choose two courses from the following:


  • (3 Credits, ACCT 301)

  • (3 Credits, BMGT 305)

  • (3 Credits, BMGT 335)

  • (3 Credits, BMGT 365)

  • (3 Credits, BMGT 380)

  • (3 Credits, BMGT 464)

  • (3 Credits, BMGT 465)

  • (3 Credits, BMGT 496)

  • (3 Credits, DATA 200)

  • (3 Credits, FINC 330)

  • (3 Credits, FINC 331)

  • (3 Credits, HRMN 300)

  • (3 Credits, HRMN 302)

  • (3 Credits, HRMN 367)

  • (3 Credits, IFSM 300)

  • (3 Credits, MRKT 310)
Career Preparation

This program is designed to help you prepare for supervisory or midlevel management positions.

Experience Recommended for Success in the Program

No previous experience is needed.

Total Program Credits
18
Transfer Credits
Up to 9
Format
  • All courses available online
  • Select hybrid courses available
Tuition Per Credit
  • $312 per credit (in-state)
  • $499 per credit (out-of-state)
  • $250 per credit (military)
  • Other fees may apply
Admission Requirements

This program follows standard UMGC admission requirements.

Military-Specific Details

This program does not have military restrictions. It is available to all eligible civilian and military-affiliated students.

State-Specific Details

This program does not have state-specific restrictions.

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Management Information Systems
Bachelor of Science

These program requirements are for students who enroll in the 2022-2023 academic year.


Management information systems are a critical part of the strategic decision-making process in virtually all of today's public and private organizations. Developed by chief information officers and other high-level IT professionals, the online bachelor’s degree in management information systems from University of Maryland Global Campus is well-suited for those looking to move into a management position and bridge the gap between an organization's functional users and its technical developers.

Program Highlights
  • Communicate effectively: Meet expectations for content, purpose, organization, audience, and format.
  • Utilize technology: Use diverse technologies to achieve project–level or organizational information systems goals.
  • Generate insights: Use business intelligence and data analytics tools to generate actionable insights.
  • Analyze new technology: Analyze developments and applications of existing and emerging technologies.
  • Develop requirements: Develop clear and concise technical and functional requirements for information systems.
  • Inform end users: Develop policies, standards, and communications to inform end users on relevant IT issues.
Required Courses

  • (3 Credits, IFSM 300)

  • (3 Credits, IFSM 301)

  • (3 Credits, IFSM 304)

  • (3 Credits, CSIA 300)

  • (3 Credits, IFSM 310)

  • (3 Credits, IFSM 311)

  • (3 Credits, IFSM 330)

  • (3 Credits, IFSM 370)

  • (3 Credits, IFSM 438)

  • (3 Credits, IFSM 461)

  • (3 Credits, IFSM 495)

Related Required Course

The following required course may be applied to general education or elective requirements.:


  • (3 Credits, CMIS 102)
Career Preparation

This program is designed to help prepare you to move into a management position working in information systems management, systems analysis, information technology project management, and information assurance.

Experience Recommended for Success in the Program

No previous experience is needed.

Total Program Credits
120
Transfer Credits
Up to 90
Format
  • All courses available online
  • Select hybrid courses available
Tuition Per Credit
  • $312 per credit (in-state)
  • $499 per credit (out-of-state)
  • $250 per credit (military)
  • Other fees may apply
Admission Requirements

This program follows standard UMGC admission requirements.

Military-Specific Details

This program does not have military restrictions. It is available to all eligible civilian and military-affiliated students.

State-Specific Details

This program does not have state-specific restrictions.

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