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Your Student Experience

Having access to a supportive community is key to getting ahead. Master’s degree students have access to several campus resources, connecting you with other students and helping you reach your career goals.

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Getting Out in the Area

The area around the University of Maryland offers lots to do. The Masters Program Office organizes many group outings with members of the Smith community.

Baltimore Inner Harbor

Cherry Blossom Festival

Capital One Arena

United States Capitol

Kennedy Center

U Street Corridor

“ SMSA’s popular Python, R and SQL classes equips you with the most in-demand technical skills. We also provide opportunities for students to network with Smith alumni, which helps us with job searches and career development. We also listen to the students to provide the most requested events.”

Xiecheng (Dan) Yuan, CFA

Master of Quantitative Finance ‘20 | President of SMSA

“ I learned a lot from OCS about how to present myself to the Big Four and other accounting firms. After working with the Office of Career Services, I was confident that I could answer interview questions effectively.”

Hayley Smith

MS Accounting ’18 | Current Audit Associate at KPMG

Specialty Master's Ambassadors

Learn about Maryland Smith directly from students who are currently working toward their master’s degree.

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