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University of Maryland College Park

United States of America

60th US-News World Ranking

Located just outside Washington, D.C., the University of Maryland is a flagship campus of the state’s university system. Chartered as the Maryland Agricultural College in 1856, University of Maryland, College Park is consistently ranked among the top ranked public research institutions. The University of Maryland's proximity to the nation's capital has resulted in research partnerships with the Federal Government.  Members of the faculty receive research funding and institutional support from agencies such as the NASA, National Institute of Health, the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the Department of Homeland Security.

The university offers more than 200 degree programs and comprises of 12 schools and colleges- College of Agriculture and Natural Resources; School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation; College of Arts and Humanities; College of Behavioural and Social Sciences; Robert H. Smith School of Business; College of Computer, Mathematical and Natural Sciences; College of Education; School of Engineering; The Graduate School; College of Journalism; College of Information Studies; School of Public Health and School of Public Policy.

The University of Maryland, College Park has a student population of more than 35,000 and the student to faculty ratio of 17:1. The university faculty includes 3 Nobel Laureates, two Pulitzer Prize winners and 60 members of national academies. The university has an acceptance rate of 48%. Maryland competes in NCAA Division I athletics and has won a total of 42 national championships.

Notable alumni: Kevin Plank (Entrepreneur), Carl Bernstein (Journalist) and Larry David (Comedian)

University of Maryland College Park Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

3.5
GPA
43
IB
85
Percentage
48%
Acceptance Rate

Cost

Fees

Bachelors:$36,890

Masters: Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Deadlines

Undergraduate: January 20

Graduate: Deadlines vary for each program.

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

University of Maryland College Park Rankings

Global

60
US News
152
QS
53
Shanghai
90
Times Higher Education
126
Guardian
84
GTU Rank

Regional

United States of America
64
US News
36
QS
29
Shanghai
36
Times Higher Education
72
Forbes
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University Stats

University Stats
41200

Students

University Stats
30762

Undergraduates

University Stats
10438

Postgraduate

University Stats
4610

Faculty Strength

University Stats
17

Student Faculty Ratio

University Stats
48
%

Acceptance Rate

University Stats
$
36890

Tuition Fees

University Stats
$
14434

Living Cost

University Stats
$
5452

Other Fees

University Stats
3.5

Avg. GPA

University Stats
43

Avg. IB

University Stats
85
%

Avg. Percentage

* All cost are in USD

Reach Out

Mitchell Building,United States of America

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(+1)301-314-8385

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