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Most Favored Maryland Colleges with Highest Enrollment Rate

This page lists the most favored (higher yield) schools in Maryland. The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is the percent of students who choose to enroll after having been offered admission. Higher yield means that more admitted students are finally enrolled into the school.
Johns Hopkins University, has the highest yield rate of 42.42% for academic year 2019-2020 in Maryland. Frostburg State University is positioned second with 30.06% yield and University of Maryland-College Park follows them with 29%. Next table shows the schools that have high yield rates with admission statistics and acceptance rates. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the lowest yield rates in Maryland.
Most Favored Maryland Colleges with Highest Enrollment Rate (2020)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1Johns Hopkins University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBaltimore, MD
42.42% 31,139 3,477 1,475 11.17%
2Frostburg State University
Public, 4 or more yearsFrostburg, MD
30.06% 3,072 2,462 740 80.14%
3University of Maryland-College Park
Public, 4 or more yearsCollege Park, MD
29.34% 33,012 14,585 4,279 44.18%
4Towson University
Public, 4 or more yearsTowson, MD
28.89% 12,678 9,674 2,795 76.31%
5Morgan State University
Public, 4 or more yearsBaltimore, MD
24.84% 8,155 5,532 1,374 67.84%
6Salisbury University
Public, 4 or more yearsSalisbury, MD
23.75% 8,421 6,190 1,470 73.51%
7University of Maryland-Baltimore County
Public, 4 or more yearsBaltimore, MD
23.54% 11,842 7,227 1,701 61.03%
8St. Mary's College of Maryland
Public, 4 or more yearsSt. Mary's City, MD
23.43% 1,621 1,366 320 84.27%
9St. John's College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAnnapolis, MD
23.35% 909 544 127 59.85%
10University of Baltimore
Public, 4 or more yearsBaltimore, MD
23.12% 255 199 46 78.04%