Undergraduate research is valuable whether or not you plan to be a researcher in the future.  If you envision going on to graduate school or if you plan to go into a career where analytical problem solving is valued, then the experience of being part of a research team will be extremely beneficial. Plus as a UMD student, you have access to over 200 research centers on or just off campus at the University of Maryland. BSOS is home to 10 diverse, interdisciplinary departments and many centers and programs, all committed to investigating and improving the human condition. 

BSOS Majors: Research Guide- gain major specific research experience as an undergraduate

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The Maryland Center for Undergraduate Research has a listing in ELMS. Click here to request access to ELMS resource site.**


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