Average Tuition & Fees $19,346
Average Acceptance Rates 62.93 %
Total Student Population 373,350
Average Graduation Rates 54.28 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 15.63 to 1

Maryland Colleges Distribution

For academic year 2018-2019, there are 94 colleges and universities in Maryland State - 33 public and 61 private schools. By school level, there are 41 4 Year or high, 21 2-4 years, and 32 less than 2 years schools in Maryland. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Maryland Colleges Distribution by Type and Level
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)20
Private (for-profit)41
4 Year or High41
2-4 Year21
Less than 2 year32

Average Academic Statistics for Maryland Colleges

The average acceptance rate for Maryland colleges is 62.93% and the average graduation rate is 54.28% in academic year 2018-2019. Total 373,350 students including in both undergraduate and graduate programs have attended Maryland colleges and universities and the average students to faculty ratio is 15.63:1. Next charts are illustrating the core statistics for colleges and universities located in Maryland.

[Chart] Maryland Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Transfer-out Rate for Maryland colleges is 20.840909090909 %
Average Retention Rate for Maryland colleges is 71.7375 %

2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees For Maryland Colleges

For academic year 2018-2019, the average undergraduate tuition & fees for Maryland colleges are $16,019 for Maryland residents and $19,346 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $14,459 for in-state students and $17,464 for out-of-state students.

Maryland 2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees
[Chart] Maryland State 2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees

Offered Degree Programs at Maryland Colleges

Maryland colleges and universities are offering 4,081 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Maryland State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate34430
One but less than two years certificate49628
Associate's Degree69775
Two but less than four years certificate7715
Bachelor's Degree1,09883
Post Bachelor's Degree300118
Master's Degree725168
Post Master's Degree8318
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship23124
Doctor's degree - professional practice264
Doctor's degree - other40

Special Learning Opportunities at Maryland State

In Maryland, 43 colleges offer the undergraduate online programs and 27 colleges offer the graduate online programs. 19 colleges have the ROTC programs and 30 colleges offer the study abroad programs. Next table shows the number of Maryland schools which are offering special learning opportunities by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Maryland State
Online Completely0 out of 94 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes43 out of 94 Schools
Graduate Online Classes27 out of 94 Schools
ROTC19 out of 94 Schools
Weekend/Evening College42 out of 94 Schools
Teacher certificate29 out of 94 Schools
Study Abroad30 out of 94 Schools