Register for Summer Classes

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You still have time to register for our Summer 2020 term. We have added new 4- and 8-week early summer virtual classes that you can take from your home or while deployed. Choose courses from a wide variety of subjects to include history, information technology, philosophy, speech, government, writing, and much more. Early summer courses starting the week of 11 May meet for four or eight weeks via Zoom and can be taken from any Europe location.

This a tremendous opportunity for both new and returning students to move one step closer to earning their degrees while stationed and living overseas. Regardless of the situatuation, we stand ready to deliver our on-site and hybrid courses in a virtual environment, so you can continue your studies without interruption.

  • If you are interested in ways to fund your education, UMGC offers several scholarships for new and returning students.
  • UMGC can provide customized classes, also online classes, to accomodate your unit needs. Just ask and we can get you started right away.
Course TypeRegistration DeadlineClass Dates
Summer 2020 On-site/Virtual  
4-Week Early Summer Classes10 May11 May - 7 June
8-Week Early Summer Classes10 May11 May - 5 July
8-Week Summer Session 119 May20 May - 14 July
8-Week Summer Session 22 June3 June - 28 July
** Start dates and course lengths
  vary by site and region **
Summer 2020 Online  
Online Session 119 May20 May - 14 July
Online Session 216 June17 June - 11 August


A selection of featured early summer virtual courses are listed below, available to all students located in Europe. Contact your local program coordinator in our virtual offices for assistance with enrolling.

VIRTUAL SUMMER CLASSES: Take them from the comfort of your home or current locationStart DateLength in Weeks
ARTH 204 Film and American Culture Studies (3)20 May6 weeks
ARTT 110 Introduction to Drawing (3)11 May4 weeks
ENGL 294 Introduction to Creative Writing: Poetry, Creative Nonfiction, and Fiction (3)11 May4 weeks
ENGL 406 Shakespeare Studies (3)11 May8 weeks
HUMN 351 Myth in the World (3)20 May8 weeks
MUSC 210 Music as Cultural Expression (3)11 May4 weeks
GERM 111 Elementary German I (3)20 May8 weeks
GERM 212 Intermediate German II (3)21 May8 weeks
ITAL 111 Elementary Italian I (3)20 May8 weeks
SPAN 111 Elementary Spanish I (3)28 May7 weeks
TURK 111 Elementary Turkish I (3)20 May8 weeks
BEHS 343 Parenting Today (3)11 May4 weeks
PSYC 301 Biological Basis of Behavior (3)20 May8 weeks
PSYC 335 Theories of Personality (3)20 May8 weeks
PSYC 386 Psychology of Stress (3)13 May4 weeks
SOCY 423 Race and Ethnicity: A Global Perspective (3)20 May8 weeks
BMGT 380 Business Law I (3)20 May8 weeks
BMGT 495 Strategic Management (3)20 May8 weeks
HRMN 395 The Total Rewards Approach to Compensation Management (3)20 May8 weeks
HRMN 400 Human Resource Management: Issues and Problems (3)20 May6 weeks
IFSM 304 Ethics in Information Technology (3)11 May4 weeks
MRKT 310 Marketing Principles (3)20 May8 weeks
4-WEEK GERs (General Education Requirements)
CMIS 111 Social Networking and Cybersecurity Best Practices (3)11 May4 weeks
GVPT 170 American Government (3)11 May4 weeks
IFSM 201 Concepts and Applications of Information Technology (3)11 May4 weeks
PACE 111B/M/T Program and Career Exploration in Business / for the Military Community / in Techology (3)11 May4 weeks
SPCH 100 Foundations of Oral Communication (3)11 May4 weeks
GVPT 403 Law, Morality, and War (3)20 May8 weeks
GVPT 408 Counterterrorism (3)20 May8 weeks
HIST 125 Technological Transformations (3)11 May4 weeks
HIST 392 History of the Contemporary Middle East (3)13 May8 weeks
HIST 465 World War II (3)11 May6 weeks
ANTH 351 Anthropology in Forensic Investigations (3)20 May8 weeks
BIOL 181 Life in the Oceans (3)11 May7 weeks
BIOL 302 Bacteria, Viruses, and Health (3)11 May8 weeks
BIOL 307 The Biology of Aging (3)20 May8 weeks
BIOL 328 Bioethics (3)20 May6 weeks
GEOL 100 Physical Geology (3)11 May4 weeks
MATH 105 Topics for Mathematical Literacy (3)20 May8 weeks

See our schedule of classes to learn more; course dates may vary by site. Servicemembers: tuition assistance policies and deadlines, and access to portals by branch, may be found on our TA page.

We can't wait to see you in class!

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