Choose one of University of Maryland University College's affordable and valuable graduate certificates to develop skills and earn a credential that will help set you apart from the crowd.

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With our Program Comparison Tool, you can evaluate as many as three degrees, specializations, and certificates side by side. Explore program descriptions, cost, transfer credit, program formats, course content, and more. Found your program? Use our Time and Tuition Estimator to get your estimated tuition, fees, and graduation date.

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10 Tips for Time Management

Here are some short and simple pointers to help you develop a detailed time management plan.

  1. Get to know your syllabus.
  2. Make a to-do list and prioritize your work.
  3. Use time management tools, such as a calendar or planner.
  4. Allow time to learn new technology.
  5. Limit distractions when you study, such as your e-mail, phone, and TV.
  6. Communicate with your instructor in a timely manner.
  7. Involve family and friends in your education journey.
  8. Make time for yourself by taking breaks to recharge.
  9. Don't try to do it all at once.
  10. Evaluate your plan and be open to trying new strategies.