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UMD iSchool Academics

Preparing students to succeed as information professionals, we offer cutting-edge degree and certificate programs that expertly combine theory with practical professional skills. In our degree programs, students can select from a range of specializations to craft their ideal degree. Depending on the program, our coursework is offered at the university’s College Park campus, the Universities at Shady Grove, or online. 

Our graduates become Archivists, Records Managers, Digital Asset Curators, Librarians, Museum Professionals, Information Architects, Systems Analysts, Data Content Managers, Data Analysts & Scientists, Big Data Specialists, Database Developers, Business Analysts, User Experience Specialists, Technology Interface Designers, Web Developers, Mobile Developers, Health Informatics Managers, and more. They work for top organizations like Google, Yale University, National Library of Medicine, Adobe Systems, Microsoft, Capital One, Accenture, Cisco, American Express, National Institutes of Health, Library of Congress, and the National Archives.