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University of Maryland - College Park

College Park, MD

7999 Regents Dr, College Park, MD 20742

http://www.umd.edu

University of Maryland - College Park is a public university located in College Park, MD. It is a prominent university, currently ranked one hundred and second in the country but is modestly competitive, with a 47% acceptance rate. It has a very big student body with 26,322 full-time undergrads enrolled. Maryland provides 87 potential majors across seven disciplines. The most preferred choices are Information Science, Economics, and Biology, which all together are comprised of 21% of the student body. Its criminal justice program is ranked #9 in the United States, and its physical therapy, agricultural sciences, architecture, health professions, and business programs all rank first in Maryland. Furthermore, University of Maryland - College Park placed 1st in MD on our best early action schools list. For applicants with residences in Maryland, sticker price tuition goes for $10,065. Applicants based out of other states must dish out $33,455 a year. Before you rule out applying due to the cost, be conscious that three fourths of Maryland students are awarded monetary aid. 85% of University of Maryland - College Park undergraduates finish their schooling with a degree, hopeful and ready to set foot in the employment market. The median graduate takes home $47,200 two years after finishing their studies. After 4 more years on the job, their median yearly wage climbs 33.3% to $62,900, which is 56.9% north of the national median. Some of you might also want to find that roughly 7 in 10 perspective students submit the SAT and it is recommended that you include your high school rank on your application. Additionally, it does not offer evening degree programs. With regard to your wallet, be aware that if your household makes between $49k and $75k, you should have to pay $16,291 a year for tuition and 16% of students get financial aid through federal grants. With regard to demographics, 4% of undergraduates are mixed race and foreign undergraduates make up 5% of the undergraduate population at Maryland. Regarding student life, 41% of students live in on-campus housing. To wrap things up, six years after receiving their degrees, one out of every four graduates take home $89,100 or more and the lowest-earning 1/4 of graduates rake in a starting salary of $30,300 or less.

Ratings

9.46

Party Scene

8.50

Location

7.03

Dorms

8.00

Campus Food

10

Student Life

8.00

Safety

Admissions

47%

Acceptance

SAT Score

1290-1470

ACT Score

29-33

Application Deadline:
January 20
See application website Application Website:
http://www.admissions.umd.edu/apply/
Early Action Deadline:
November 1

Cost

Net Price:

$16,790/year

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Average Aid Awarded

$7,965/year

Students Recieving Financial Aid

74%

Academics

Professor Rating

9.53


18:1

Student Faculty Ratio
Graduation Rate

86%

Evening Degree Programs

No

Student Faculty Ratio

18:1

Majors

Most Popular Majors

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Graduates by Major


Information Science

746

Economics

546

Biology

445

Criminology

404

Finance

353

Mechanical Engineering

350

Communications

331

Public Health

314

Value

In State Tuition
$10,595/year
Out of State Tuition
$35,216/year