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An introductory study of the macroeconomy. The objective is to apply select macroeconomic theories to real-world situations. Discussion covers economic growth, technological innovation, unemployment, inflation, and the roles of monetary policy and fiscal policy in determining macroeconomic performance. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ECON 201 or ECON 205.

Through your coursework, you will learn how to

In past projects, students have had the opportunity to

Required courses for mandatory minor in business administration:

Candidates must hold a completed undergraduate degree in order to enroll in our MBA program. Usually this is a four-year bachelor's degree, or its equivalent in other countries.

Related requirement for the major:

All applicants must apply to the MBA program online. Applications will be accepted for fall 2018 starting August 1, 2017. The application fee is $200. Note that we have three admissions rounds, each with its corresponding .


The bachelor's degree in accounting requires 28 credits of minor and/or elective coursework.

This program accepts up to 90 transfer credits.

The will be applied to out-of-state tuition and specialty graduate programs. It does not apply to doctoral programs. This discount cannot be combined with the Completion Scholarship for Maryland community college students or the Pennsylvania Completion Scholarship.

Plus, more than 100 , , and an are available for those who qualify.

The Board of Regents has authorized the university to charge a student's delinquent account for all collection costs incurred by the university. The normal collection fee is 17 percent plus attorney and/or court costs. The service charge for a dishonored check is $30. Requests for services (for example, transcripts, diplomas, registration) will be denied until all debts are paid.

Accounting alumna Debra Kindinger shares what she learned at UMUC that helped her secure a job.

Type: Academic clubAvailable To: Undergraduate and Graduate

A foundation in the principles of marketing used to manage profitable customer relationships. The objective is to understand the pivotal role of marketing within both an organization's strategic plan and the marketing process and determine marketing strategies and tactics. Topics include consumer behavior, competitive analysis, segmentation, target marketing, positioning, branding, new product development, pricing, value chains, and marketing communications. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: BMGT 350, MGMT 322, MRKT 310, or TMGT 322.

Accounting alumna Debra Kindinger shares what she learned at UMUC that helped her secure a job.

Associate Professor of Accounting

Undergraduate and standard graduate program for students who meet the criteria for will be the applicable in-state rate. Tuition for ; members of the Selected Reserves, National Guard, and the Commissioned Corps of the U.S. Public Health Service and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; and the spouses and dependents of these student groups will be the applicable military or specialty rate. If you are a student using Post 9/11 benefits, please contact an advisor at to determine if you can apply both benefits.

The Association of Accountants and Financial Professionals in Business

Associate Professor of Accounting

All students are required to pay tuition for all courses in which they are enrolled. Tuition rates are subject to the approval of the University System of Maryland Board of Regents. They may be changed, or other charges may be included, as a result of the Board of Regents decisions. Notwithstanding any other provision of this or any other university publication, the university reserves the right to make changes in tuition, fees and other charges at any time such changes are deemed necessary by the university and the USM Board of Regents.