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How to Apply to UMBC's Online M.S. in Information Systems

Application Process


  1. Review Account Directions and Information
  2. Create Account
  3. Finish Application

Application Process

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. We offer Fall, Spring, and Summer semesters. The deadlines for various start dates can be found to the right.

  1. Apply online
    • Create an account
    • Complete as much information as possible
    • Upload unofficial transcript(s) from all post-secondary institutions attended
    • Non-native English speakers should enter TOEFL scores
  2. Pay the $50 non-refundable application fee
  3. Request official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions to be sent to UMBC Graduate School, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250. Electronic transcripts should be sent to Kathie Nee ( for domestic applications and to Scott Philips ( for international applications.
  4. You will be notified of a decision in approximately 1 to 2 weeks.

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