Graduate Certificates

Choose from our graduate certificates to develop credentials that will help set you apart from the crowd.

A graduate certificate is a professional credential that represents the successful completion of graduate-level study in a specific area. UMGC Europe offers nine IT certificate programs and one cybersecurity technology certificate.

The certificates are designed specifically for individuals who are updating current knowledge and skills, enhancing existing credentials, or working toward a master's degree. Each five-course, 15 credit IT certificate can typically be completed in one year. The graduate certificate in cybersecurity technology requires 18 credits of coursework and can typically be completed in one year.

Initial Requirement

  • Orientation to Graduate Studies at UMGC (0 Credits, UCSP 615)
  • The cybersecurity technology certificate does not require UCSP 615.
  • UCSP 615 must be taken within the first 6 credits of study.
  • UCSP 615 may be waived if you previously earned a graduate degree from a regionally accredited institution. For more information, contact your academic advisor.

Cybersecurity Technology Certificate

Database Systems Technology Certificate

Foundations of Information Technology Certificate

Homeland Security Management Certificate

Informatics Certificate

Information Assurance Certificate

Project Management Certificate

Required Courses

  • PMAN 634 is prerequisite to all other PMAN courses and must be taken as the first course.
  • MGMT 640 or ITEC 640 (or an approved course in finance) and MGMT 650 (or an approved course in statistics) must be taken before PMAN 635.
  • PMAN 635 must be taken before PMAN 637 and PMAN 639.

Software Engineering Certificate

Systems Engineering Certificate

Telecommunications Management Certificate