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Transfer Information: University of MD Global Campus (UMGC)

For students and transfer ambassadors to help with the transfer research process.



Choose from among University of Maryland Global Campus's more than 30 bachelor's degrees and undergraduate certificates to start building your professional value today.

Campus Information

University of Maryland Global Campus was founded more than 70 years ago to serve working adults and servicemembers. We're an online state university that offers online academic programs in fast-growing and in-demand fields. With no-cost digital course materials in nearly every course, and locations in Maryland and at military installations around the world, we give you the opportunity to earn a respected degree from just about anywhere life takes you.

UMGC is a member of the University System of Maryland, and we've earned a worldwide reputation for academic excellence. We offer online courses that you can access anywhere, and we have more than 170 classroom and service locations.


Transfer Admission

Transfer Admission:

  • UMGC accepts up to 70 credits from approved two-year schools and community colleges. 
  • UMGC offers dual enrollment options so you can take classes at your community college and UMGC at the same time.
  • To enroll in a bachelor's degree program, you must have graduated high school or passed the GED exam. Because we value your professional experience, most of our programs do not require standardized tests like the SAT or ACT.

The application should take approximately 10 minutes to complete.  

It’s helpful to have the following information handy:

  • A copy of your transcript(s) listing dates of attendance, as well as degree(s) and credits earned
  • For military affiliated and veteran applicants, documents showing date of separation and status

For current deadlines, refer to the Academic Calendar

Financial Aid

For current deadlines, refer to the Academic Calendar

Application fee: 

After you submit your application for an undergraduate or graduate program, you will be charged a nonrefundable $50 application fee. 


University of Maryland Global Campus is committed to helping you find ways to meet, manage, and lower your education costs through a variety of financing and payment options.

Undergraduate Tuition Rates

Fall 2021

Standard programs, out-of-state resident

$499 per credit

Standard programs, Maryland resident +

$306 per credit

Out-of-state resident, hybrid courses at USM at Hagerstown +

$418 per credit

Specialty Program: Certificate in Facebook Digital Marketing

$625 per credit

Military and eligible spouses and dependents +

$250 per credit




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