Accounting and Financial Management

Our Programs and Teaching Philosophy

University of Maryland University College (UMUC) is renowned for its commitment to provide outstanding educational opportunities to adult learners. Accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, the university delivers exceptional educational programs and services that meet the personal aspirations and career requirements of our students.

The focus of the graduate Accounting and Financial Management department at UMUC is to provide high-quality, innovative, and career-relevant graduate degree and certificate programs and higher education services to adult learners in the fields of financial management and accounting. In addition to the MS in Accounting and Financial Management program, programs are available that integrate financial management and/or accounting studies with studies in organizational management, information technology, and information systems. 

Our degree programs, certificates, and courses are grounded in the real world, combining leading theories with practical business applications. Courses are taught by scholar-practitioners who combine a wealth of experience in their respective fields with the highest academic credentials. 

All of the accounting and financial management courses are offered online, providing a technology-rich, highly interactive, yet flexible and convenient learning environment. You may also attend financial management classes on-site at UMUC's Adelphi/College Park, Maryland, location.