At USMH, we believe everyone should have access to an affordable education.

We are a Regional Higher Education Center with many universities within the University System of Maryland.

To attend courses available at USMH,  you must first apply to a participating university or locate the correct university by finding your academic program of interest.


How to Apply

Identify your ideal university and program

Go to your future university's website to apply for admissions and financial aid.

Come back and apply for a scholarship.

The application process is an exciting time for many of our students, and we want to make the process as easy as possible. Please contact us if you have any questions.


Get started today. We can't wait to meet you! 



Frostburg State University
Frostburg State University

Founded in 1898, Frostburg State University is a comprehensive, regional university.

Salisbury University
Salisbury University

Salisbury University (SU) is a premier comprehensive Maryland public university, offering excellent, affordable education in…

Towson University
Towson University

Founded in 1866, Towson University is recognized among the nation

University of Maryland Eastern Shore
University of Maryland Eastern Shore

The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES), the state’s historically black 1890 land-grant institution, has its purpose and…

University of Maryland Global Campus
University of Maryland Global Campus

UMGC education offers many advantages not found at other institutions.

Accounting (B.S.)

If you have a way with numbers and are in search of a career that is always in demand, start earning a Bachelor of Science in accounting…

Business Administration (B.S.)

In the Business Administration program, students must choose a concentration area.

Cybersecurity Technology

Build career-focused computing skills and ensure the digital safety of your organization with an online bachelor’s degree in…

Early Childhood/Elementary Education

The Educational Professions Department offers an Early Childhood/Elementary Education major leading to eligibility for certification in…

Hospitality and Tourism Management (B.S.)

Exciting careers await with a degree in Hospitality & Tourism Management (HTM) from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES…

Liberal Studies (B.S.)

The Liberal Studies program offers a broadly-based curriculum and a wide range of options in lieu of the more specialized coursework…

Management Information Systems (B.S.)

Management information systems are a critical part of the strategic decision-…

Master of Arts in Teaching - Elementary (MAT)

This program is designed to provide qualified individuals with a master’s degree and initial certification in the area of Elementary…

Master of Education Curriculum and Instruction

Create Cutting Edge Instructional Programs for the 21st Century Classroom

Nursing (B.S.)

Part of the College of Health Professions, the Department of Nursing offers an accredited program leading to a bachelor of science…

Physician Assistant (M.M.S.)

The Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies (MMS-PAS)* program at Frostburg State University (FSU) at USMH is a…

Social Work (B.A.S.W.)

To be a social worker, one must have a degree in social work from a program accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE).…

Social Work (M.S.W.)

The Salisbury University Master of Social Work Program (M.S.W.) prepares professional social workers to engage in community-based direct…