The Bachelor of Science in Information Science (InfoSci) program at the University of Maryland College of Information Studies (UMD iSchool) offered at the Universities at Shady Grove campus is a STEM designated degree program which prepares students to solve organizational and societal problems using information and technology in innovative and creative ways.

Drawing from computing, education, management, social science, and the humanities, the program teaches students to design solutions, create systems, and lead teams that bring together information, technology, and people to meet critical individual, organizational, and societal needs. InfoSci curriculum uniquely combines technical skills (i.e. database design, information architecture, web and mobile development) and data analytics with the social sciences, leadership, and design. Through coursework, internships, career development events, and professional support, students build careers that place them in leadership roles in:

  • Data and information analysis
  • Information technology
  • Information architechture
  • User-centered design and human-computer intercation
  • Database design and more. 

Learn more about the program.


Upcoming Spring Recruitment Schedule:

Howard Community College 10 A.M. - 1 P.M.
         - Tuesday, February 11th

         - Thursday, February 27th

Frederick Community College 10 A.M. - 1 P.M.
         - Monday, February 3rd

         - Thursday, February 13th

Montgomery College - Rockville 10 A.M. - 1 P.M.
         - Wednesday, February 12th

         - Tuesday, February 18th (Transfer Fair)

Montgomery College - Germantown 10 A.M. - 1 P.M.
         - Tuesday, February 4th

         - Wednesday, February 19th (Transfer Fair)

Montgomery College - Takoma Park 10 A.M. - 1 P.M.
         - Thursday, February 20th (Transfer Fair)

         - Monday, February 24th

Prince George's Community College 10 A.M. - 1 P.M.
         - Wednesday, February 26th (Transfer Fair)