University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Acceptance Rate 81.90 %
Tuition & Fees $19,343
Student Population 2,646
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,352
Graduation Rate 33 %

Academic Overview

University of Maryland Eastern Shore is a public, four-years institute located in Princess Anne, Maryland. It is a Doctoral/Research University by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $8,724 for Maryland residents and $19,343 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 2,646 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 81.90% and the graduation rate is 33% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Maryland Eastern Shore varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $40,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, UMES's tuition & fees is $8,724 for Maryland residents and $19,343 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees are $10,440 for in-state students and $17,160 for out-of-state students.
2022 Tuition & Fees
Maryland ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at UMES. The acceptance rate of UMES is 81.90% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 7.75%. The average graduation rate is 33% and the transfer-out rate is 39%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,352 and 83% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,646 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Maryland Eastern Shore is 81.90 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Maryland Eastern Shore is 33 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for University of Maryland Eastern Shore is 39 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for University of Maryland Eastern Shore is 73 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Maryland Eastern Shore is 2,646
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Maryland Eastern Shore is 10 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
10 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,352 at University of Maryland Eastern Shore.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
AddressJ.T. Williams Hall, Princess Anne, MD 21853-1299
Online Applicationwww.umes.edu/apply
Financial Aidwww.umes.edu/FinancialAid
Net Price Calculatorwww.umes.edu/NetPriceCalculator/npcalc.htm
Veterans Tuitionwww.umes.edu/Admissions/Pages/Military-Affiliated-and-Veteran-Students/
Disability Servicewwwcp.umes.edu/oie/accessibility-at-umes/

Offered Degrees

UMES offers 62 major programs through online and on-site education where 1 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate20
Bachelor's Degree370
Master's Degree151
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship60
Doctor's degree - professional practice20

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Maryland Eastern Shore offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,206)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,459)

Veterans Benefits

University of Maryland Eastern Shore has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges