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About UMGC

University of Maryland Global Campus was founded more than 75 years ago specifically to serve the higher education needs of working adults and military servicemembers. Today, UMGC is the largest provider of postsecondary education in Maryland and continues its global tradition with online and hybrid courses, more than 175 classroom and service locations worldwide, and more than 135 degrees and certificates backed by the reputation of a state university and the University System of Maryland. For more information, visit

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The UMGC Overview includes sections on:

  • UMGC President Gregory W. Fowler, PhD
  • University's Mission and Vision
  • UMGC by the Numbers
  • UMGC in Maryland
  • Serving the Military
  • UMGC Locations
  • UMGC Faculty
  • Global Learning Experiences
  • Serving Adult Learners
  • Partners in Innovation
  • Accessible, Affordable, and Transfer-Friendly Higher Education
  • UMGC 2024-2030 Strategic Plan Highlights