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Programs at Maryland Smith
The University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business is a comprehensive business school offering top-ranked degree programs at every level, along with executive education courses.
The primary mission of the PhD program of the Smith School is to produce individuals who will contribute to the discovery and dissemination of scientific knowledge through continued careers in research, publishing, and teaching at high-quality research-oriented universities and research-oriented non-academic institutions throughout the world.
"The crown jewel of the Smith School," our students are bright, highly motivated, savvy, and mature — did we mention entrepreneurial, diligent and resourceful? They come from a wide variety of backgrounds and are eager to do what is required to succeed in their job search and career.
In the internationally recognized, top-ranked Full-Time MBA program at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business, future leaders develop sophisticated analytical skills and a deep understanding of the way business functions like marketing, finance and operations interact.
The Smith Flex MBA program combines the quality you want with the options you need to deliver one of the best, most versatile MBA programs in the Washington, D.C. and Baltimore region. Select the pace and location that best suits your career goals, and benefit from a robust network of alumni, top-ranked faculty, and advisers — all passionate about your success. Get more from your degree with elective courses earned entirely online with other part-time students, or by participating in global learning experiences.
Proven to be the best Executive MBA program in the Washington, D.C. and Baltimore region, the Smith School wants to prepare you to lead fearlessly. With classes beginning in January, the Smith EMBA emphasizes personalized executive coaching to hone the leadership skills you need. Rise through the ranks, transition careers, or make a difference in the world — it all starts with a Smith EMBA.
Our online MBA students are worldly professionals who average eight years of work experience in business, government, science, engineering and more. When the student body shares such a diverse collection of real-world experiences, it can create sophisticated leaders with perspectives that go beyond their areas of expertise.
A specialty master's degree can help you become better prepared for this new business landscape by equipping you to pursue your ideal career or to advance in your current field.
The Smith School now offers undergraduates four dual-degree options. Students can earn both their bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Maryland, College Park in as little as 4.5 years, saving valuable time and money. Adding a specialty master’s degree is a fast track to an expanded business network and provides the competitive edge needed to stand out to potential employers.
Our broad range of expertise — from leadership training and executive coaching to data analytics and finance — empowers current and future leaders to reach their fullest potential and transform their organizations. Our foundation of academic and operational excellence is led by a cadre of world-renowned faculty who provide practical solutions that drive organizational change.
Graduate Certificate in Technology Management
The Maryland Smith Graduate Certificate in Technology Management prepares public and private sector leaders to identify, transition and leverage emergent technology into and across their organizations and markets. Through this unique program, you will join a diverse cadre of tech-oriented professors and peers to explore the practical challenges of technology development and adoption, learn best-practices in R&D management and innovation, understand the interface of public policy and private enterprise in science and technology, and craft strategies to cultivate emergent technology from concept to commercial use.