USM Online offers rigorous undergraduate and graduate career-focused programs designed with your busy life in mind.
Returning to university after a break from school? Our online programs and generous transfer policies make it possible for you to finish your degree and advance your career!
Career-Focused Signature Online Programs
Our programs are designed with our signature online programs are designed with flexibility in mind so you can jump-start your career and learn at the same time.
Calling All Service Members!
Our Veterans Services team can help active service members, veterans, and their families navigate the University system from the first step all the way to graduation.
Being an Online Student
Wonder what it’s like to get your degree online? Learn more about USM’s supportive community that’s designed to help you succeed.
How Much Will My Degree Cost?
At USM, we understand that paying for your education can seem daunting. That is why we have resourceful Financial Aid counselors ready to walk you through the process, consider your options, and find ways to bring costs down.
How Long Will My Degree Take?
The time needed to complete your degree with depend on previously earned credits and practical experience. Our Admissions team and Credit for Prior Learning experts are ready to help you develop a custom Degree Progress Report.
How Will a Degree Help My Career?
A degree can make a big difference to your career trajectory. Whether you are building on an existing degree with new skills or starting an entirely new degree, USM will provide the targeted education you need for the next steps of your career.
“I loved the flexibility and speed of the courses.”
“The faculty and staff were very supportive. I loved the flexibility this program provided to advance my education while balancing work and family.”
“The professional staff that I talked about my concerns with was very helpful and made my situation easy and smooth without overwhelming me.”
“[Staff] always responded to my questions quickly in a nice/polite manner: shout-out to him for being awesome.”
“Although I do not recall often needing assistance while attaining my degree, my advisor was always available and responded promptly when the need arose.”
“[Staff] always answered my questions and addressed my concerns extremely thoroughly and promptly.”
“I really had such a great experience at USM.”
“I felt the format was very flexible, making it easy for me to complete assignments despite living abroad and that the opportunities for self-directed learning and collaboration with classmates provided excellent chances to improve and expand on my knowledge.”