Graduate students are finding an exciting environment for meeting the challenges of advanced study at UMBC, a major center for graduate education and research in the Baltimore-Washington, D.C., corridor. UMBC is in the top tier of research universities nationally with one of the highest classifications given by the Carnegie Foundation: Doctoral/ Research University (High Research Activity). Young and dynamic, the university is small enough to provide personal attention, yet large enough to provide state-of-the-art facilities and the finest of faculty.
Orientation for New Graduate Students for Spring orientation will be held Thursday, January 15, 2015. We will be posting a registration link for Orientation soon. Please check back.
The schedule for the Fall 2014 IES required international orientation is now available.
Click here to view the incoming international students orientation schedule for the Fall 2014. Please contact IES with any questions and/or concerns regarding the orientation.
Health Information Technology program is now available as a Master in Professional Studies degree! Apply now for early consideration through our online application.
The Commencement Newsletter is available for all graduates during Fall Commencement.
The new Graduate Assistant Handbook is now available for download.
In addition to the TOEFL exam, UMBC is accepting the IELTS (International English Language Testing System) tests. The minimum entrance level for students wishing to study at UMBC is 6.5. Graduate programs may require a higher score for study in their area. Consult your academic program’sGraduate Program Director for further information.