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Earn A Degree Or College Credits


With Credit & Degree Programs

At the College of Southern Maryland, students can choose from more than 100 quality academic programs including an expanding array of associate degrees, certificates, and letters of recognition. We are constantly expanding and improving our programs to meet the demands of the workplace.

AREAS OF STUDY

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Whether you need to earn a degree or a certificate,
CSM offers programs designed for your academic goals.

Transfer Programs

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Lay the foundation for a bachelor's degree with CSM's transfer programs. 

Transfer Programs

Career Programs

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Gain the skills you need to get a job quickly or advance your career.

Career Programs

Flexible Learning

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Learning can happen online, on travel abroad, or through service.

Flexible Learning Options

Save $29,000 by starting at CSMCSM offers you the credits you need at a fraction of the cost. That means you’ll have more money to transfer to the university of your choice. CSM has more than 50 guaranteed transfer agreements with four-year colleges and universities. In 2015 alone, 1,960 CSM students transferred to 226 colleges and universities in 46 states. 

95% of CSM's faculty members hold a master's or doctoral degreeCSM offers a rich academic experience with knowledgeable faculty members who care about you. At CSM, learning extends beyond the classroom. You’ll be given invaluable opportunities to experience hands-on, community-based service learning, to travel and study abroad, to intern with local businesses, and much more.