Students sitting under the distinctive "Forum" arches


Institute for Extended Learning (IXL)
IXL provides innovative, non-credit education to the community through exploration and rigorous programming. Programs include the Summer Enrichment Academy, Year-Round Youth Programs, Test Prep, and Professional Certificates.

Office of Professional Programs
UMBC’s applied, professional graduate programs address industry needs and are taught by highly-experienced leaders to help students excel in their career.

Office of Summer, Winter, and Special Programs
UMBC Summer and Winter Sessions offers a variety of courses in condensed flexible formats, including hybrid, online, and in-person classes to help UMBC and visiting students meet their goals.

UMBC at The Universities at Shady Grove
UMBC at the Universities at Shady Grove is located in Rockville, MD in a convenient location with easy access to the government agencies, contractors and major healthcare organizations that call the area home.