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Join Our 50,000+ Military-Affiliated Students

Join Our 50,000+ Military-Affiliated Students

At University of Maryland Global Campus, we believe our military servicemembers and veterans and their family members deserve the opportunity to earn a respected bachelor's or master's degree that builds on their experience and prepares them for the next step in their careers and their lives. UMGC offers

  • Courses online or in a hybrid format at military installations around the world
  • Dedicated military and veterans advisors who can help you find the program that is right for you
  • Career-focused programs in many high-demand fields, such as business, cybersecurity, healthcare, IT, and more
  • Credit for your military experience and training so you may be able to complete a degree in as few as two years
  • Help with tuition assistance for servicemembers and scholarship opportunities for servicemembers and military spouses

Earn a Degree or Certificate Online at University of Maryland Global Campus

Earn a Degree or Certificate Online at University of Maryland Global Campus

UMGC is a respected and accredited state university designed to fit into the busy lives of working professionals. You can choose from more than 90 degrees, certificates, and specializations in areas like

  • Business & Management
  • Cybersecurity
  • Data Analytics
  • Education & Teaching
  • Healthcare & Science
  • IT & Computer Science
  • Liberal Arts & Communications
  • Public Safety

Explore Ways to Make Your Degree Affordable

Explore Ways to Make Your Degree Affordable

At UMGC, we thank our military for their service and strive to serve them with an affordable education. Last year, UMGC awarded $15 million in scholarship funds to our students. We also offer a special military tuition rate and scholarships for active-duty servicemembers, spouses, veterans, and caregivers. We are proud to be a Yellow Ribbon Program School and are here for you to help navigate Tuition Assistance and Veteran Education Benefits. We offer

  • Hybrid courses that allow you to maximize your housing allowance
  • Flexible transfer credit policies that allow you to receive up to 90 credits for what you've learned on the job, in the military, or in prior college coursework
  • Our interest-free monthly payment plan
  • No-cost digital resources that have replaced textbooks for nearly every course

Share in Our Rich Military Heritage

Share in Our Rich Military Heritage

We have been serving the higher education needs of the U.S. Armed Forces since 1947. Today, we enroll more than 50,000 active-duty military servicemembers, reservists, veterans, and their family members, and we boast the following accolades:

  • Military Times ranked UMGC as the top public university in its 2020 Best for Vets survey of online and nontraditional colleges and universities
  • Military Times ranked UMGC as the No. 4 cybersecurity program in the United States for 2018

Find the Career You Want

UMGC Career Services

Find the Career You Want

We're committed to helping you transition to a post-military career you want in the field you love. For almost a decade, we've been providing our students and alumni with a full suite of lifetime career services—at no cost, and for the rest of your life. We're proud to offer

  • Virtual recruitment fairs for servicemembers and veterans
  • 24/7 access to CareerQuest, our employer database that contains job and internship postings, tools to help with your resume and interview skills, and other career resources
  • Career planning resources, including resume and interview preparation tips
  • Community Connect, our innovative program that matches students and alumni looking for career advice or mentorship with UMGC alumni and industry professionals
  • Lifetime access to all our career services