• Address: 1901 Fort Myer Drive, Suite 700, Arlington, Virginia 22209-1609

  • Phone Number: (703) 516-0035

  • Website: https://www.umtweb.edu/

About

University of Management and Technology is an online private for-profit institution located at Arlington, Virginia which was established in 1998. The university is adept at giving up to date and professional education on undergraduate and graduate level management studies. The faculty consists of trained professionals with industrial and academic experiences. The university is committed to staying on the cutting edge of technological and industrial change, thus providing the students with maximum insight into the developments in the area and how to cope with it.

  • University of Management and Technology is accredited by the Distance Education Accreditation Commission.  

  • There is a total student population of 1,293 in the university. This includes 680 full-time students and 613 part-time students.

  • There are 39 world-class instructors at the university working around the clock to be prompt in answering and heeding to the students' needs.

  • The student-faculty ratio is 24:1.

  • There is a total graduation rate of 67% in the university.


Online Education at University of Management and Technology

The university offers 49 online programs pertaining to 10 disciplines. These include Criminal Justice, Information Technology, Business Management, Public Administration, Computer Science, Homeland Security, Education, and Engineering along with Health Science and Human Services courses.

  • Students in America and 87 other countries around the world have benefitted through the online program available at the university.

  • Online students do not have the constraints of the semester schedule. The program is flexible and self-paced. The syllabus is designed to be exhaustive and informative while being immersive.

  • The instructors use texts, lecture notes, online discussions, video streaming, and other multimedia elements to reach the students and measure progress while focusing on areas where the student might need assistance.


Reviews

  • The course is exhaustive but flexible. This enables students to incorporate their degree education into their busy schedule. The institute is military friendly. The staff is helpful and questions are immediately answered and queries are promptly resolved.

  • The university is good for students who are working full-time. The self-paced study period and prompt responses from the instructors make the overall educational scenario productive.

  • Topics are fresh and up to date. The instructors have a strong command over their subjects and are very helpful and insightful into each student’s needs. The enrollment counselors are amazing. The workload is challenging but not overwhelming.

Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Private For-Profit

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Headquartered at

Arlington, Virginia

FAFSA/Federal School Code

041103

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Institutional Accreditation

DEAC

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Historically Black College or University

No

Data Source: https://www.umtweb.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Statistics

Key Statistics
Student Faculty Ratio 24: 1
Total Population 1,293
Student Population Full Time: 680 Part Time: 613
Gender Division Male: 73 % Female: 27 %

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 67 %

The College Monk

Female: 67 %

Total Graduation Rate: 67 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Majors and Online Programs

University of Management and Technology (UMT) offers 56 online programs across 10 Majors

Criminal Justice

Offering 4 programs accross 3 degrees

Information Technology

Offering 7 programs accross 4 degrees

Business Management

Offering 19 programs accross 6 degrees

Public Administration

Offering 5 programs accross 2 degrees

Computer Science

Offering 7 programs accross 3 degrees

Homeland Security

Offering 3 programs accross 3 degrees

Education

Offering 2 programs accross 2 degrees

Engineering

Offering 3 programs accross 3 degrees

Health Science

Offering 4 programs accross 3 degrees

Human Services

Offering 2 programs accross 1 degrees

Admissions

Application Fee
Undergraduate Application Fee $30
Graduate Application Fee $30

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2017.

University of Management and Technology Application ProcessStudents can learn from the comfort of their home, office or anywhere else in the world where they can access the internet, which is enabled by the advanced communication technologies used by the University of Management and Technology. The online programs are not constrained by semester schedules unless it is term-based programs. Hence, students can enroll whenever they want on a year-round basis.

Multimedia elements such as video streaming, online discussions, lecture notes and various other elements are used to deliver the courses over the internet by the University of Management and Technology. Books, readings and other materials are supplemented with the online courses to mirror traditional classroom courses.The students can complete course sections quickly as the online course materials are divided into manageable units. Students can focus on areas where they need assistance and can measure their progress. Email, discussion boards, internet conferencing and other media can be used by the students to communicate with instructors and fellow students. Instructors provide individualized instructions and closely monitor the student's work.

General Admission Requirements 

  • Only students who are computer literates can enroll online education program of University of Management and Technology.
  • Students should be having basic skills required in using the world wide web, sending and receiving emails and word processing.
  • Students should be able to troubleshoot basic computer problems, install software, computer skills such as using spreadsheets for specific courses and another general familiarity with a computer.

Computer requirements

  • Student needs are supported by various web-based systems which have been utilized by University of Management and Technology. These web-based systems utilize secure interfaces such as https. The current security protocols and software requirements are supported by any device and can be used by students.
  • Broadband internet connection is required for all the courses.

Courses offered by University of Management and Technology require the following

  • Adobe flash player
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft power point
  • HTML 5
  • Adobe Acrobat reader

Financial Aid and Scholarships

The university provides financial assistance to the students who are in need of them. Financial support is provided in the forms of grants, scholarships, loans, and work-study options. The eligibility of financial aid varies and ranges from academic performance and assignment submission to nationality and citizenship. Eligible students who wish to avail of these options are required to fill in the FAFSA form and University of Management and Technology federal school code is 041103. The various financial aid options at the University of Management and Technology are given below.

  • Military Aids are provided to students with army background or with family members who have served the country. UMT Military Scholarship, Post 9/11 GI Bill, PMIEF Scholarship, PMIEF-UMT Scholarship, and Tuition Assistance Program come under this criteria.

  • Federal Aids include Pell Grant as Federal Grant, Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan, and Direct PLUS Loan as Federal Loans.

Military and Veteran Benefits

Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
UMT Military Scholarship Varies Honorable Discharged veterans National guards dependents. Varies
Post 9/11 GI Bill $4,879 Served period of 36 months after September 10, 2001 Varies
PMIEF Scholarship and PMIEF-UMT Scholarship Varies Management knowledge, skills, and ability. Varies
Tution Assistance Program $3,091 Served period of 36 months after September 10, 2001 Varies

Data Source: https://www.umtweb.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $2,822 Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen June 30th, 2019
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Subsidized Loan Varies U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2019
Direct Unsubsidized Loan Varies U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2019
Direct PLUS Loan Varies U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2019

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 9% $3,235
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 356 $4,608
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 241 $5,454
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduate students 115 $2,833

Data Source: https://www.umtweb.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

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