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Welcome and Overview

Welcome to the NACS website. NACS is a research doctoral program that trains students to become scientists by doing independent research and participating in all aspects of the profession under the guidance of a mentor.

People of NACS


As of Fall 2017, NACS consists of 112 UMD faculty, 34 adjunct faculty, 4 postdoc affiliates, 48 graduate students, and 3 staff members.