Now your education is more affordable than ever.
If you're an International Public Safety Association (IPSA) member, or the spouse or legal dependent of a member, you can save 25%* on out-of-state tuition for most programs at University of Maryland Global Campus, thanks to our alliance with IPSA. Plus, new students can save $50 when they apply to UMGC with our application fee waiver.
The discount applies to more than 75 degrees, certificates, and specializations, with just a few exclusions.* Available programs cover a wide range of in-demand disciplines such as business, information technology, cyber security, and more. Plus, you can complete almost any UMGC program entirely online.
New for 2021: Public Safety Executive Leadership Program
Developed to equip you with the most current tools and methods necessary to become a leader in the field, this undergraduate certificate program consists of the following five online courses (15 credits total) that can be immediately transferred toward a UMGC bachelor's degree in public safety administration, homeland security, or criminal justice:
- Contemporary Public Safety Practices (3 Credits, PSAD 304)
- Public Safety Planning (3 Credits, PSAD 306)
- Public Safety Legal Issues and Public Policy (3 Credits, PSAD 408)
- Public Safety Research and Technology (3 Credits, PSAD 410)
- Public Safety Leadership (3 Credits, PSAD 416)
Online Degrees for Working Adults
Prepare for an even more rewarding career as a leader in the field of public safety. University of Maryland Global Campus offers undergraduate and graduate degrees and certificates in criminal justice, homeland security, legal studies, public safety leadership, and more.
We offer career-relevant degree and certificate programs to help you become a more valued member of the team.
Choose from a variety of academic programs in fields like
- Cyber Security
- Public Safety Executive Leadership
- Information Technology
- Criminal Justice
- Business & Management
- and more
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The UMGC Experience
The UMGC Experience
University of Maryland Global Campus was founded more than 70 years ago specifically to serve the higher education needs of working adults and servicemembers. Today, UMGC continues its global tradition with online and hybrid courses, more than 170 classroom and service locations worldwide, and more than 90 degrees, certificates, and specializations backed by the reputation of a state university and the University System of Maryland.