Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Programs

UMBC offers several post-baccalaureate certificates, which have been approved by the Maryland Higher Education Commission.

Both non-degree and degree-seeking students may enroll in these certificate programs. For more information, please contact the specific department. First apply either to a degree program or as a certificate student.

Upon admission to UMBC as either a degree or certificate student, complete the Application for Enrollment form and submit it (with appropriate signatures) to Kathie Nee in the Graduate School.

During the semester in which the required courses will be completed, please follow the instructions on the Application for Diploma form.

Chemical & Biochemical Engineering Department
Bio-Chemical Regulatory Engineering (CENR)

Computer Science & Electrical Engineering Department
Cybersecurity (PSCB)
Systems Engineering (CENS)

Biology
Biotechnology Management (PSBT)

Education Department
Elementary/Middle Science Education (CSED)
Mathematics Education (CMED)
Secondary Physical Science Education (SPSE)
Teaching English for Speakers of Other Languages (CESL)
Teaching English for Speakers of Other Languages Online (CESLO)
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) (EMSE)

Emergency Health Services
Emergency Management (EMGT)
Emergency Management (EMGTO)

Engineering Management Program
Engineering Management (EMAN)

Geography
Geographic Information Systems (PSGI)

Gender and Women's Studies Program
Gender and Women's Studies (GWST)

Instructional Systems Development Program
Instructional Technology (CIT)
Distance Education (CDE)
Instructional Systems Development (CISD)
Instructional Systems Development (CISDO)
Instructional Design for E-Learning (CIEL)
Instructional Design for E-Learning (CIELO)

Management of Aging Services (Erickson School)
Senior Housing Administration (CSHA)

Mechanical Engineering Department
Computational Thermal / Fluid Dynamics (CTFD)
Mechatronics (MECH)

Music Department
American Contemporary Music (MUSC)
Music Entrepreneurship (MUEN)

Sociology Department
The Nonprofit Sector (NPSC)