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

We are a Regional Higher Education Center with many schools offered through the University of Maryland System. This just means that in order to attend, 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 scholarships.

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 difficulties.


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’s best regional public universities, offering more than 100 bachelor’s…

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.)

The bachelor's degree in accounting curriculum, developed in close conjunction with employers and featuring real-world data sets,…

Business Administration (B.S.)

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

Computer Networks and Cybersecurity (B.S.)

The major in computer networks and cybersecurity prepares graduates to be leaders in the protection of data assets.

Criminal Justice (B.S.)

In the bachelor's program, you will learn both the theory and practice of the criminal justice system, as well as the specifics of…

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…

Information Systems Management (B.S.)

The information systems management major develops students' abilities to conceptualize and manage the design and implementation of high-…

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…

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

Master of Education Interdisciplinary

Tailor Your Education Degree Program to Your Personal Career Goals

Master of Education Literacy Education

Assess Reading Skills, Prescribe Curricula and Improve Reading Abilities of K-12 Students

Master of Education School Counseling

Touch lives as a school counselor and mentor!

Master of Education Special Education

Become A Licensed Teacher of Children With Special Needs

Nursing (B.S.)

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

Nursing (M.S.)

The Master of Science degree program in nursing prepares graduates to assume key roles in the delivery of health care to individuals and…

Nursing (RN to B.S.)

Maryland community college students with an associate’s degree in Nursing must apply to both the Undergraduate Admissions Office and the…

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…

Post Master's Certificate in Educational Leadership

The 18-credit hour Post-Master’s Certificate in Educational Leadership is an advanced certificate…

Psychology (B.S.)

My name is Dr. Christopher Masciocchi, and I’m the coordinator for the FSU psychology program at USMH.

Public Health (B.S.)

Looking for a career that would allow you to be part of the current response and help others in a variety of settings?

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…