The Division of Professional Studies (DPS) offers professionally focused master’s degrees, graduate certificates, undergraduate programs, individual courses and non-degree training programs. DPS partners with UMBC academic programs to develop high-quality graduate programs that are responsive to the needs of working professionals, as well as government and corporate clients. These programs engage top UMBC faculty, industry experts, and distinguished professionals and thought leaders to teach courses and advise students.
The Office of Professional Programs offers courses and training in modern, state-of-the-art learning centers with small classrooms, and leading edge technology. Find out more about applied master’s programs hosted in the College of Engineering and Information Technology (COEIT). Explore additional information about professional engineering programs in COEIT and the Engineering & Computing Education Program (ECEP).