- a bachelor's degree with a minimum 3.0 GPA from a regionally accredited college or university
- a master's degree in library science or an equivalent master's degree from an American Library Association-accredited program at a regionally accredited college or university.
Applicants who hold a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university but do not hold an appropriate master's degree may apply to the M.S. in Interaction Design and Information Architecture or consider the graduate Certificate in Information Design. Applicants are encouraged to contact us concerning the most appropriate path.
fall semester admission: July 1
spring semester admission: Dec. 1
summer session admission: rolling
Applications received after the deadline dates will be considered depending on availability of space, strength of your credentials and sufficiency of time for processing.
Online application. Complete and submit the online application and pay the $35 application fee. (To pay in-state tuition, you must submit the Maryland In-State Residency form). You can submit your Statement of Personal Interest electronically as part of the online application.
Official transcript(s). Request that an official transcript of all prior college or university work (including graduate courses, if applicable) be sent directly from each institution attended; electronic transcripts are encouraged.
Resume/Curriculum Vitae. Submit your resume/CV directly to the Office of Graduate and International Admission and Enrollment.
Send all materials to the University of Baltimore Office of Graduate Admission, 1420 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21201.
For more information about graduate admission, please contact the Office of Graduate and International Admission and Enrollment at firstname.lastname@example.org or 410.837.6565.