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Admissions: Master's Degree

Application Dates

The application deadline for Spring 2017 is December 1
Spring 2017 Classes Start: January 30, 2017

The application deadline for Fall 2017 is August 1
Fall 2017 Classes Start: August 30, 2017

Admissions Requirements

Application Process

Applications for the Master's program are accepted for the Fall and Spring semesters. To apply, complete a Degree-Seeking UMBC Graduate School Application and use program name: GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS (MPS)

  1. Apply online
    • Submit your statement of goals as an attachment in the “Academic Goals and Research Interests” section
    • Insert names of three references into “References” section
    • Submit Experience Form as an attachment in “Additional Admissions Documents” section
    • Complete residency information to be reviewed for in-state tuition rates
  2. Request official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions to be sent to UMBC Graduate School, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250 or emailed to gradschool@umbc.edu.

Your application should include the following documents: (Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.)

Mailing Instructions

All application documents should be mailed to:
UMBC Graduate School, MPS: Geographic Information Systems
1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250

If you require further assistance, please contact Rickeysha Jones or call 301-738-6285 .



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