Certificates & Non-Degree Study
The UMD College of Information Studies (UMD iSchool) prepares MLIS students for a career in School Librarianship through Maryland State Certification.
Digital Curation for Information Professionals Certificate Program (DCIP)
This certificate program is designed for individuals currently in the library, archives, or digital curation field, or who are planning to enter it, but wish to enhance their digital skills.
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate of Professional Studies in Information Risk, Privacy, and Security (CIRPS)
This certificate program is designed for professionals in the information management field who are looking to boost their knowledge on relevant information governance and assurance topics.
Single Course Enrollment & Visiting Study
The Universities at Shady Grove campus in Montgomery County is designed for transfer students who have completed their associate’s degree or equivalent; while addressing the growing and unique need for information professionals who understand complex social and organizational issues.