How to Apply: Project Management Certificates

Spring 2022 Application Deadline: December 1, 2021
Spring 2022 Semester Begins: January 31, 2022

At a Glance

Locations Offered

  • UMBC Campus (Catonsville)

Programs Offered

Admissions Requirements

A bachelor’s degree in any discipline.

  • GRE scores are not required for admission
  • Applicants should have a minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • 3-5 years work experience

Application Process

  • Apply online
    • Select proposed program PROJ
    • Submit your statement of goals as an attachment in the “Academic Goals and Research Interests” section
    • References are optional. Please put N/A into these fields if you choose not to enter names of references.
    • 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
  • Submit resume as an attachment in the “Additional Admissions Documents” or submit to

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. This also is an opportunity for applicants to further explain their background and qualifications for the program and provide any additional information about themselves or their career experience that they feel will benefit the evaluation of their application.
  • 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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International Students Currently Enrolled in a UMBC Master’s Program

If you are an international graduate student who is currently enrolled at UMBC in a Master’s degree and interested in applying for this post-baccalaureate certificate, you may apply for this program by filling out the Application for Enrollment in a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program

Mailing Instructions

All application documents should be mailed to: 
UMBC Graduate School, Project Management Certificate
1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250

If you require further assistance, please contact Kim Edmonds or call 410-455-3445.

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