How to Apply: Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Leadership Certificates

The application deadline for Spring 2020 is December 1st 
Spring 2020 Classes Start: January 27, 2020


Admissions Requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree
  • Applicants should have a minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Applicants should have at least two years work experience
  • GRE scores are not required for admission

Application Process

  • Apply online (Graduate Admissions Application)
    • Submit your statement of goals as an attachment in the “Academic Goals and Research Interests” section
    • Complete residency information to be reviewed for in-state tuition rates
  • Request official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions to be sent to UMBC Graduate School, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250 or emailed to gradschool@umbc.edu.
  • Submit resume to gradschool@umbc.edu.

Your application should include the following documents: (Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.)

  • Completed application including residency form (Residency form determines in-state tuition eligibility)
  • Statement outlining the student’s goals and expectations in the program.
  • Resume (When applying online, upload your resume to the graduate school application.)
  • Official transcript(s) from each college & university attended
  • Non-refundable application fee ($50 online)

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Mailing Instructions

All application documents should be mailed to: 
UMBC Graduate School, MPS: Entrepreneurship, Innovation & Leadership 
1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250

If you require further assistance, please contact Renee Eisenhuth.

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