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Tightest Maryland Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate

The next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) Maryland colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. United States Naval Academy has the lowest acceptance rate as of 8.33% for academic year 2019-2020 in Maryland. For the ranking, we only include 4-years colleges with at least 1,000 new students (freshmen).
The following table shows the schools that have low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates in Maryland.
Tightest Maryland Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1United States Naval Academy
Public, 4 or more yearsAnnapolis, MD
8.33%16,3321,3601,18186.84%
2Johns Hopkins University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBaltimore, MD
11.17%31,1393,4771,47542.42%
3University of Maryland-College Park
Public, 4 or more yearsCollege Park, MD
44.18%33,01214,5854,27929.34%
4University of Maryland-Baltimore County
Public, 4 or more yearsBaltimore, MD
61.03%11,8427,2271,70123.54%
5Morgan State University
Public, 4 or more yearsBaltimore, MD
67.84%8,1555,5321,37424.84%
6Salisbury University
Public, 4 or more yearsSalisbury, MD
73.51%8,4216,1901,47023.75%
7Towson University
Public, 4 or more yearsTowson, MD
76.31%12,6789,6742,79528.89%
8Loyola University Maryland
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBaltimore, MD
80.20%10,0778,0821,08113.38%