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UMBC Online Master’s in Information Systems

Claim Your Future with our 100% Online Program

All-Inclusive. Textbooks included, delivered right to your door.

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Flexible

The flexibility of our program provides the work-life balance you need to advance your career on a schedule that works best for you.

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Interdisciplinary

Our interdisciplinary professional program attracts students from an array of undergraduate and professional backgrounds.

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Specialized

We specialize in the high-demand and high-earning fields of Artificial Intelligence, Cybersecurity, Data Science and User Experience Design.

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U.S. News ranks UMBC’s online master’s in information systems among best in the nation

UMBC’s online master’s degree in information systems has been recognized as #41 on the national list of 2023 Best Online Master’s in Information Technology Programs. 

The U.S. News rankings evaluate programs based on qualities such as strong faculty credentials, a good reputation among peer institutions, and the opportunity for students to use diverse online learning tools and engage with their instructors and classmates.

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2022-2023 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges Award for Most Innovative
2022-2023 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges Award for Best National Universities

Choose from four specialized tracks in high-demand fields to get the skills and career you want:

Artificial Intelligence

Expand your knowledge in this booming field and gain the tools that can immediately transform to the workplace. Develop advanced AI skills 100% online and help build a more advanced future.

Cybersecurity

Help secure our connected world by mastering the contemporary skills needed to detect, respond to, and prevent cyber attacks.

Data Science

Elevate your career by developing the technical and analytical skills you need in today’s data-driven world. Learn how to make trustworthy predictions that move organizations forward.

User Experience

UX Design is quickly becoming one of today’s most coveted careers. Our program approaches UX through human-centered design, the practice of placing users and how they interact with technologies as the focus of the work.

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There will be 530,000 new technology sector jobs added in the next ten years with an average salary of $91,250 waiting for you.

*Dept. of Labor

A majority of our Online MS students receive job offers before they even graduate.

Our program gives you the skills needed to fulfill jobs like these:

• Software Engineer
• Information Security Analyst
• UX Designer, Web Developer
• Artificial Intelligence Engineer
• Cyber Security Engineer

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Gain a competitive edge and enhance your career.

Learn more about UMBC’s Online Master’s in Information Systems

Degree Requirements

Program Tracks FAQ

Scholarships & Funding

International Applicants

Deadlines

Summer Registration: Mar 1
Summer Application: May 15
Summer Dates: May 30 – Aug 18

Fall Application: Aug 15
Fall Dates: Aug 30 – Dec 20

Program Summary

Credit Hours: 30 or 34
Tuition Rate: $934 per credit
Avg Length: 2.5 years (part-time)
Start Dates: Fall, Spring, Summer

Financial Aid

Priority for FAFSA: Feb 14

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Claim your future with UMBC’s Online Master’s in Information Systems

UMBC Online Master’s in Information Systems

Our Vision is to expand our role as global leaders at the intersection of information, technology, and people, by promoting inclusive student-centered teaching, reimagining life-long learning, advancing innovative interdisciplinary research, and championing civic engagement.

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Mailing Address

1000 Hilltop Circle
ITE 404
Baltimore, MD, 21250

Phone Number

1-800-353-8622

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