University of Maryland-Baltimore County

Baltimore, Maryland

Overview

Address1000 Hilltop Circle
School Websiteumbc.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

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StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

University of Maryland-Baltimore County is a mid-size public, 4-year college based in Baltimore, Maryland that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 11,720 students applied to University of Maryland-Baltimore County. Of those students, 6,790 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in University of Maryland-Baltimore County was $8,534, in addition to fees of $3,244. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend University of Maryland-Baltimore County.

University of Maryland-Baltimore County has a 68% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The University of Maryland-Baltimore County acceptance rate is 58%. To put this into perspective, 6,790 of the 11,720 students who applied to University of Maryland-Baltimore County in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in University of Maryland-Baltimore County is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into University of Maryland-Baltimore County had an SAT score between the range of 1,190 and 1,360. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for University of Maryland-Baltimore County was between 24 and 29 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to University of Maryland-Baltimore County as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At University of Maryland-Baltimore County, the tuition for in-state residents is $8,534. Combined with fees of $3,244, room and board costs of $12,046, other expenses of $3,034 and the $1,200 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $28,058.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $26,872 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in University of Maryland-Baltimore County to $43,152 for out-of-state students.

Students at University of Maryland-Baltimore County are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at University of Maryland-Baltimore County was $5,192 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 25%.

University of Maryland-Baltimore County Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio19:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to University of Maryland-Baltimore County.

University of Maryland-Baltimore County has a good gender split, with 44% of undergraduates being female and 56% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Maryland residents; in fact, 89% of all students reside in Maryland. However, 7% of students come from out-of-state and 3% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at University of Maryland-Baltimore County is 19:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from University of Maryland-Baltimore County to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 21% students enroll at University of Maryland-Baltimore County part-time; the other 10,828 students enrolled full-time.

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