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Take courses that transfer to UMGC for just $99/month

University of Maryland Global Campus has teamed up with Sophia to help you complete your degree more quickly and affordably. Available anytime, anywhere, and accessible by most any device, Sophia's self-paced courses let you earn general education credits on your schedule. View the course chart below to find the right courses that will help you complete your degree.

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Save Time and Money with College Courses from Sophia

University of Maryland Global Campus has teamed up with Sophia to help you complete your degree more quickly and affordably. Available anytime, anywhere, and accessible by most any device, Sophia's self-paced courses let you earn general education credits on your schedule. View the course chart below to find the right courses that will help you complete your degree.

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No credit card required
Free trial never expires

How It Works

Here's how Sophia works with your degree at UMGC.

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Try Sophia for Free

Get started with a free trial and experience Sophia's smart, user-friendly courseroom. Sample as many of our college-level online courses as you'd like, get to know the instructors, and see if Sophia is right for you.

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  • Meet the instructors
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02

Become a Member

Save time and money earning your degree when you become a Sophia member. Our online and on-demand courses help you knock out your general education requirements fast and on your terms.

  • Gain unlimited access
  • 60+ on-demand courses
  • Only $99 a month

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03

Take Courses

Take one or many of our highly-rated courses. Complete all the required assessments with an overall score of 70% or above and go onto the next one.

  • Take as many (or as few) as you want
  • Go at your own pace
  • Courses are pass-fail

04

Transfer Credit

When you complete a course, Sophia will send you an email with instructions on ordering your official transcript.

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Membership Plans & Pricing

Try any course for free and when you're ready, choose a membership plan to get unlimited access to 30+ courses.

1 Month

You want to work quickly through one or two courses.

$99

Per month. Auto-renews.

4 Months

You want to knock out several gen eds over a few months.

25% savings
$299

For four months. Auto-renews.

Best deal

12 Months

You prefer to work through courses at a slower pace.

50% savings
$599

Per year. Auto-renews.

Courses

Select from Sophia courses that fit your degree program at UMGC.

If you're unsure which courses are applicable toward your program, we recommend reviewing our course list with an advisor from your school to find the best options.

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UMGC's Degree Programs
Sophia Course UMGC Course Credits Rating
Business
Business Communication Business Communication HRMN 302 Organizational Communication (Lower-Level Credit Only) 3
3556
Business Ethics Business Ethics BMGT 496 Business Ethics (Lower Level Credit Only) 3
2380
Business Law Business Law BMGT 380 Business Law I (Lower Level Credit Only) 3
12192
Developing Effective Teams Developing Effective Teams BMGT Elective 1
45853
Financial Accounting Financial Accounting ACCT 220 Principles of Accounting I 3
27546
Introduction to Business Introduction to Business BMGT 110 Introduction to Business and Management 3
36249
Personal Finance Personal Finance FINC 321 Fundamentals of Building Wealth (Lower Level Credit Only) 3
8077
Principles of Finance Principles of Finance FINC 331 Finance for the Non-financial Manager (Lower Level Credit Only) 3
22715
Principles of Management Principles of Management BMGT 364 Management and Org Theory 3
10239
Project Management Project Management BMGT 487 Project Management I (Lower Level Credit Only) 3
36589
The Essentials of Managing Conflict The Essentials of Managing Conflict BMGT Elective 1
25068
Communications
Conflict Resolution Conflict Resolution SPCH Elective 3
29525
English Composition I English Composition I WRTG 111 Academic Writing I 3
15631
English Composition II English Composition II WRTG 112 Academic Writing II 3
8224
Foundations of English Composition Foundations of English Composition EDCP 103 Fundamentals of Writing and Grammar 3
4738
Public Speaking Public Speaking SPCH 100 Foundations of Oral Communication 3
6633
Workplace Communication Workplace Communication COMM Elective 3
15520
Workplace Writing I Workplace Writing I WRTG Elective 3
851
Workplace Writing II Workplace Writing II WRTG 112 Academic Writing II 3
1121
Computer Science and IT
Introduction to Networking Introduction to Networking CMIT 265 Fundamentals of Networking 3
2084
Elective & Other
Career Readiness Career Readiness Elective 3
1992
College Readiness College Readiness Elective 3
18870
Introduction to Career Readiness Introduction to Career Readiness Elective 1
1029
Student Success Student Success Elective 1
4298
Visual Communications Visual Communications GRCO 100 Intro to Graphic Communication 3
38761
Humanities
Ancient Greek Philosophers Ancient Greek Philosophers PHIL Elective 3
6931
Approaches to Studying Religions Approaches to Studying Religions HUMN Elective 3
3851
Art History I Art History I ARTH 372 History of Western Art I (Lower Level Credit Only) 3
37331
Art History II Art History II ARTH 373 History of Western Art II (Lower Level Credit Only) 3
15932
Critical Thinking Critical Thinking PHIL 110 Practical Reasoning 3
7084
Introduction to Ethics Introduction to Ethics PHIL Elective 3
34914
U.S. History I U.S. History I HIST 156 History of the United States to 1865 3
7329
U.S. History II U.S. History II HIST 157 History of the United States Since 1865 3
2390
Language
Spanish I Spanish I Span 111 Elementary Spanish I 3
3370
Spanish II Spanish II SPAN 112 Elementary Spanish II 3
743
Math
Calculus I Calculus I Math 140 Calculus I 4
4552
College Algebra College Algebra MATH 107 College Algebra 3
39847
Foundations of Statistics Foundations of Statistics STAT Elective 2
6440
Introduction to College Mathematics Introduction to College Mathematics MATH 105 Topics for Mathematical Literacy 3
10155
Introduction to Statistics Introduction to Statistics STAT 200 Introduction to Statistics 3
46039
Precalculus Precalculus MATH 115 Pre-Calculus 3
1521
Science
Anatomy and Physiology I Anatomy and Physiology I BIOL 201 Anat & Phys I (Lecture Only) 3
4059
Anatomy and Physiology I Lab Anatomy and Physiology I Lab BIOL 201 Anat & Phys I (Lab Only) 1
1170
Environmental Science Environmental Science BIOL 211 Environmental Science 3
30599
Human Biology Human Biology BIOL 160 Human Biology 3
40169
Human Biology Lab Human Biology Lab BIOL 161 Lab In Human Biology 1
2324
Introduction to Chemistry Introduction to Chemistry CHEM Elective (Satisfies Science Lecture Only) 3
5828
Introduction to Chemistry Lab Introduction to Chemistry Lab CHEM Elective (Satisfies Science Lab Only) 1
910
Introduction to Nutrition Introduction to Nutrition NUTR 100 Elements of Nutrition 3
21706
Microbiology Microbiology BIOL 230 Microbiology (Lecture Only) 3
2387
Microbiology Lab Microbiology Lab BIOL 230 Microbiology (Lab Only) 1
711
Social Science
Introduction to Psychology Introduction to Psychology PSYC 100 Introduction to Psychology 3
16490
Introduction to Sociology: Embracing Diversity and Collaboration Introduction to Sociology SOCY 100 Introduction to Sociology 3
7962
Macroeconomics Macroeconomics ECON 201 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
14611
Microeconomics Microeconomics ECON 203 Principles of Microeconomics 3
10086
U.S. Government U.S. Government GVPT 170 American Government 3
3788
Technology & Computing
IT Career Exploration IT Career Exploration SDEV Elective 1
2497
Introduction to Information Technology Introduction to Information Technology IFSM 201 Concepts and Applications of Information Technology 3
36852
Introduction to Java Programming Introduction to Java Programming CMIS 141 Introductory Programming 3
2975
Introduction to Python Programming Introduction to Python Programming CMIS 102 Introduction to Problem Solving and Algorithm Design 3
3337
Introduction to Relational Databases Introduction to Relational Databases CMIS 320 Relational Database Concepts and Applications (Lower Level Credit Only) 3
5649
Introduction to Web Development Introduction to Web Development CMST 385 Principles of Web Design and Technology I (Lower Level Credit Only) 3
18979

Other Sophia Courses

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Reviews

Our students love the freedom, flexibility and support we offer. See what they're saying about Sophia's courses.

by Sharon A. on June 17, 2024
Very informative course and easy to follow.
by Esmeralda S. on June 17, 2024
Thanks
by Navzoban D. on June 17, 2024
Loved it
by Khiarah A. on June 17, 2024
Quick and easy
by Khiarah A. on June 17, 2024
Quick and easy
by Katherine L. on June 17, 2024
nice class to start with
by Joenah M. on June 17, 2024
The course is a little difficult and i wish there was an easier explanation per unit.
by Steve J. on June 17, 2024
very long and drawn out course, too many reiterations.