The CSM/UMUC Alliance allows
students to be admitted and registered for courses at
College of Southern Maryland (CSM) and the University of
Maryland University College (UMUC) concurrently.
Your CSM associate's degree does not have to be
completed prior to beginning coursework at UMUC. With
the CSM/UMUC Alliance, you can register for classes at
both institutions simultaneously or move back and forth
between institutions from one semester to the next.
Upper level coursework within your approved alliance
program will apply towards your bachelor's degree at
If the CSM/UMUC Alliance is right for
you, complete both admission applications below. If you have questions,
contact the Waldorf Center for Higher Education for more information
and/or see our FAQs for further instructions.
On the application question "If
you are currently pursuing an Associate's degree at
one of our alliance community colleges please select
the institution", indicate CSM by selecting "College
of Southern Maryland."
Approved CSM/UMUC Alliance Programs
The CSM/UMUC Alliance is applicable to selected majors only. curriculum to complete both associate's and bachelor's
For a complete list of articulated programs, click this link, CSM/UMUC