A World-Class University

The University of Maryland is the state of Maryland’s flagship university and one of America’s preeminent public research universities. A global leader in research, entrepreneurship and innovation, the university is home to more than 37,000 students, 9,000 faculty and staff, and 250 academic programs. Its faculty includes three Nobel laureates, three Pulitzer Prize winners, 56 members of the national academies and scores of Fulbright scholars. The University of Maryland is ranked #19 among public universities and #21 for most innovative schools by U.S. News & World Report.

A Premier Business School

The Robert H. Smith School of Business is top-ranked and known for its academic excellence, with an MBA program ranked #22 in the U.S. by Financial Times and an undergraduate program ranked # 22 by U.S. News and World Report. Our specialty master’s programs optimize our top faculty, resources and location to transform you into a business professional ready to lead.

Located just seven miles from the heart of Washington, D.C., the Smith School’s close proximity to the nation’s capital provides access to the leaders and policymakers who shape the national economy and global marketplace.

Lead Fearlessly

A master’s degree from the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business will give you targeted skills that will set you apart in an increasingly competitive job market. In as few as nine months, you will develop a specialization that will equip you to pursue your ideal career or advance in your current field.

“The Smith School gave me what industry practitioners are looking for – the right blend of business knowledge, programming and understanding data.” Dinesh Mathur '15, MS in Marketing Analytics

Prepare Yourself

The Smith School is a supportive community of world-class scholars and practitioners providing students with rigorous, real-world learning experiences that prepare them for extraordinary career journeys.