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Master's Degrees

Online Master's Degrees for the Military

Bolster your military training and career with a graduate degree from a university that understands the military.

At University of Maryland University College, you have the flexibility you need to complete a graduate degree entirely online at your own pace, so you don't have to put your education on hold during your military service, even if you're deployed.

Most Popular Master's Degrees
for Military Personnel

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

UMUC's award-winning MBA will help you develop key managerial competencies—critical thinking, team building, decision making and ethical leadership—that can be applied in any type of business.

Master of Science in Cybersecurity

The Master of Science in Cybersecurity uses a multi-disciplinary approach—drawing from fields such as management, law, science, business, technology, and psychology—to provide students with the knowledge and skills to protect an organization's cyber assets. Explore prevention, detection, countering, and recovering from cyber incidents. Courses include human aspects in cyber security, prevention, and protection strategies, and cyber crime investigation and digital forensics.

Master of Science in Health Care Administration

The Master of Science in Health Care Administration1 can prepare you for a leadership role in one of today’s fastest-growing fields. Learn how to produce effective healthcare outcomes and impact ethical decision making in healthcare settings while solving complex healthcare challenges.

Master of Science in Information Technology, Information Assurance Specialization

The Master of Science in Information Technology with a specialization in Information Assurance introduces the ethical, legal, and policy issues associated with information security and covers the principles of data protection, network security, and computer forensics. Learn network and internet security, intrusion detection and prevention, computer forensics, cryptology, and data protection. UMUC has been designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance and Cyber Defense Education by the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security.

Master of Science in Management, Human Resource Management Specialization

The Master of Science in Management with a specialization in Human Resource Management covers issues, policies, and procedures involved in effectively managing people. Learn the theory, research, knowledge, and procedures used by HR executives, generalists, and specialists. The courses examine traditional functions, such as staffing, compensation, training, and change management, plus emerging disciplines, such as human resource information systems and employee security.

1 Check with your education center to confirm this degree meets your military career requirements and that you can use tuition assistance.

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Double Your Impact

Our dual-degree options make it possible for you to earn second master's degree by taking as few as three additional courses and make an even greater impact.

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Additional Programs Offered Overseas

UMUC Europe and UMUC Asia students may enroll in any online degree or certificate program. In addition, special division-specific programs are available on-site overseas. See the full list of UMUC Asia programs and UMUC Europe programs.