Apply to UMUC's IT and Computer Science Programs
With rolling admissions and start dates throughout the year, UMUC makes it easy to apply any time to our online IT programs.
Five Steps to Getting Started
1 Choose an Online IT or Computer Science Degree or Certificate 1
Choose from bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and certificates 1 in high‑demand information technology and computer science ﬁelds and disciplines. Compare online IT and computer science programs.
2 Review Admission Requirements
Because we value your professional experience, most of our programs do not require standardized test scores. View complete admissions requirements.
3 Estimate Costs and Payment Options
4 Select Your Start Date
Apply now to get started this spring!
Undergraduate Spring Start Dates
- January 9
- January 30
- February 20
- March 13
Graduate Winter/Spring Start Dates
- January 4 (MBA)
- January 16 (Doctoral)
- January 30
- February 13
- April 5 (MBA)
5 Apply to UMUC
Begin Your Application
It's helpful to have the following information handy:
- A copy of your transcripts listing dates of attendance and degree and credits earned.
- For military students, documents showing your date of separation and status.
If you don't have these documents, fill out the application to the best of your ability. An admissions counselor will follow up if documentation is needed.
After You Apply
An admissions counselor will review your application within two business days and notify you if any additional documents are needed.
You'll be asked to submit official transcripts electronically or by mail.
After submitting your application, you'll be given access to MyUMUC, where you can check your application status and register for classes after admission.
1 View gainful employment disclosures for certificates.
We're Here to Help
Our advisors can help you with the admission process, choosing the right program, transferring credits, estimating costs, exploring payment options, and registering for classes.
Contact an advisor to have your questions answered.
After you submit your application for an undergraduate or graduate program, you will be charged a $50 application fee. The application fee for the doctoral program is $100.
About the Application
It's easy to get started with our online application. You can complete your application now, or get started and return later to finish. We'll save your information so you can pick up right where you left off.