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Online Learning

Access Your Online Course(s)

  • ELMS is the online environment that supports most online courses at Maryland. The instructor must first load the course into ELMS. This occurs 24-48 hours prior to the course’s start date. If a course does not show up after login, first check that you are registered. Only students who are on the official class list can access the course. If you registered late, it may take up to 24 hours for the system to add you. If canceled for non-payment, you lose access immediately. If you are registered but the course doesn’t appear in ELMS, contact your instructor.

Types of Online Courses

  • Asynchronous: Student is NOT required to login at a specific time. An asynchronous course will only have this notation: Class time/details on ELMS. Section number begins with "WB".
  • Synchronous: Student is required to login at a specific time. A synchronous course will indicate this information either within the course description or list a specific online meeting time. Section number begins with "WB".
  • Hybrid or Blended: Student is required to attend class meetings or exams on campus as well as to participate in an online element. This online element will have the notation Class time/details on ELMS or it will have a specific online meeting time. Section number begins with "HY".

Listing of Online Courses

Courses are listed by academic unit. Click on an individual course for class schedule information. For individual Session Dates, click here.

ACES-Cybersecurity

African American Studies

American Studies

Anthropology

Arabic

Art History & Archaeology

Art Studio

Asian American Studies

Business and Management

Biological Sciences Program

Classics

Communication

Criminology and Criminal Justice

Economics

Education

Curriculum and Instruction

Education Leadership, Higher Ed and International Ed

Education, Human Development

Education, Special

Higher Ed, Student Affairs, and International Ed Policy

Measurement, Statistics, and Evaluation

Engineering

Bioengineering

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Engineering Science

Engineering, Civil

Engineering, Materials

Engineering, Mechanical

English

Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Family Science

Film Studies

French

Geographical Sciences

Germanic Studies

Global Communities

Government and Politics

Health

Health Services Administration

Hearing and Speech Sciences

History

Information Studies

Israel Studies

Japanese

Jewish Studies

Journalism

Kinesiology

Landscape Architecture

Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Studies

Library Science

Linguistics

Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental Health

Mathematics

MPower Undergraduate Law Programs

Nutrition and Food Science

Philosophy

Psychology

Public Health Science

Religious Studies

Russian

School of Music

Sociology

Spanish

Summer Workshops

Teaching and Learning, Policy and Leadership

Terrorism Studies

Theatre

University Courses

Women's Studies

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