# Maryland Colleges

In 2018, 80,826 students received a degree from a college in Maryland, making it rank #19 in terms of graduations. The average in-state tuition for students attending college in Maryland is $15,814 a year, while the average out-of-state tuition is $19,950 a year.

About 47% of students who go to college in this state take out loans, with the average yearly loan amount being $6,395 per year.

## Most Popular Schools in Maryland

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There are 59,379 students at University of Maryland - University College in total, 9,714 of which are full-time undergraduates. For undergraduates at University of Maryland - University College, the average graduation time is 4.7 years.

30% of University of Maryland - University College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $5,749 a year. University of Maryland - University College has a 6.4% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from University of Maryland - University College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $43,200 during the early years of their career after graduation.

The total student population at University of Maryland - College Park is 40,521, of which 27,708 students are full-time undergraduates. It takes the average UMCP undergraduate about 4.2 years to complete their degree.

About 45% of students who apply get accepted. Around 50% of accepted students are men, and 50% are women.

31% of UMCP students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $8,322 a year. UMCP has a 2.1% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from UMCP with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $47,200 during the early years of their career after graduation.

The total student population at Johns Hopkins University is 25,151, of which 5,668 students are full-time undergraduates. Students tend to stick around at Johns Hopkins. The freshman retention rate is 97%.

Only 13% of students who apply get accepted. Around 48% of accepted students are men, and 52% are women.

Approximately 34% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $6,361 a year. Johns Hopkins has a 1.1% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Johns Hopkins is $62,700.

There are 22,705 students at Towson in total, 17,106 of which are full-time undergraduates. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Towson is 4.4 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 77%. Around 36% of accepted students are men, and 64% are women.

58% of Towson students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $7,308 a year. Towson has a 4.2% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Towson with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $40,700 during the early years of their career after graduation.

The total student population at University of Maryland - Baltimore County is 13,662, of which 9,543 students are full-time undergraduates. For undergraduates at UMBC, the average graduation time is 4.5 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 60%. Of the accepted students, 49% are men and 51% are women.

Roughly 34% of students at UMBC take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $6,446 a year. The student loan default rate of 4.0% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from UMBC is $40,800.

The total student population at Montgomery College is 22,875, of which 8,060 students are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

Approximately 11% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $4,898 a year. The student loan default rate of 9.0% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Montgomery College - Rockville with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $30,700 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 718 full-time undergraduates at University of Maryland - Baltimore, and 6,703 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 7 to 1.

University of Maryland - Baltimore has a 1.4% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from University of Maryland - Baltimore is $70,000.

The total student population at Salisbury University is 8,714, of which 7,191 students are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 65%. Around 41% of accepted students are men, and 59% are women.

Approximately 52% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $6,744 a year. Salisbury has a 3.6% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Salisbury is $38,800.

There are 5,408 full-time undergraduates at CCBC, and 19,349 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

29% of CCBC students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $6,033 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 16.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from CCBC is $27,700.

There are 5,783 students at Loyola Maryland in total, 3,886 of which are full-time undergraduates. For undergraduates at Loyola Maryland, the average graduation time is 4.0 years.

About 75% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 42% are men and 58% are women.

56% of Loyola Maryland students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $9,102 a year. Loyola Maryland has a 2.5% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Loyola Maryland with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $50,700 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 3,815 full-time undergraduates at AACC, and 13,354 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

Approximately 11% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $4,750 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 11.7% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from AACC with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $29,700 during the early years of their career after graduation.

The total student population at University of Baltimore is 5,565, of which 1,716 students are full-time undergraduates. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at U of Baltimore is 4.8 years.

About 81% of students who apply get accepted. Around 41% of accepted students are men, and 59% are women.

Approximately 36% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $6,534 a year. The student loan default rate of 8.2% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from U of Baltimore is $41,300.

There are 7,747 students at Morgan State in total, 5,825 of which are full-time undergraduates. It takes the average Morgan State undergraduate about 5.0 years to complete their degree.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 64%. Around 35% of accepted students are men, and 65% are women.

76% of Morgan State students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $7,089 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 15.9% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Morgan State is $27,900.

There are 3,849 full-time undergraduates at Frostburg State, and 5,396 students altogether. For undergraduates at Frostburg State, the average graduation time is 4.6 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 72%. Around 50% of accepted students are men, and 50% are women.

Roughly 67% of students at Frostburg State take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $7,067 a year. The student loan default rate of 9.4% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Frostburg State is $31,600.

The total student population at Howard Community College is 9,476, of which 3,418 students are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

Approximately 12% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $5,076 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.4% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $30,100 during the early-career years.

There are 7,201 students at CSM in total, 2,642 of which are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

Roughly 14% of students at CSM take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $4,430 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $27,800 during the early-career years.

There are 4,495 students at Annapolis in total, 4,495 of which are full-time undergraduates. The freshman retention rate at Annapolis is 95%, which is great when compared to the national average of 68%.

The acceptance rate at Annapolis is 8%, making it one of the most selective schools in the country. Of the accepted students, 72% are men and 28% are women.

There are 4,389 full-time undergraduates at Bowie State University, and 6,148 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Bowie State University is 4.9 years.

About 36% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 33% are men and 67% are women.

70% of Bowie State University students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $6,232 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 11.8% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $32,100 during the early-career years.

There are 3,320 full-time undergraduates at PGCC, and 12,113 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

22% of PGCC students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $4,593 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 16.4% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $29,200 during the early-career years.

There are 3,876 students at Stevenson in total, 2,926 of which are full-time undergraduates. It takes the average Stevenson undergraduate about 4.3 years to complete their degree.

About 61% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 38% are men and 62% are women.

Roughly 61% of students at Stevenson take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $8,909 a year. The student loan default rate of 7.2% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Stevenson is $42,400.

The total student population at Harford Community College is 6,109, of which 2,185 students are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

17% of Harford Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $5,057 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 8.9% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Harford Community College is $26,100.

The total student population at McDaniel College is 2,819, of which 1,543 students are full-time undergraduates. For undergraduates at McDaniel, the average graduation time is 4.1 years.

Around 85% of students who apply get accepted. Around 47% of accepted students are men, and 53% are women.

69% of McDaniel students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $7,145 a year. McDaniel has a 3.8% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $35,600 during the early-career years.

There are 2,027 full-time undergraduates at Frederick Community College, and 6,220 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

Approximately 15% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $4,950 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 11.7% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $27,700 during the early-career years.

There are 1,696 full-time undergraduates at Mount St Mary’s University, and 2,323 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

About 64% of students who apply get accepted. Around 40% of accepted students are men, and 60% are women.

Roughly 73% of students at Mount St Mary’s University take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $8,964 a year. Mount St Mary’s University has a 2.5% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Mount St Mary’s University is $41,300.

There are 2,475 students at NDMU in total, 528 of which are full-time undergraduates. For undergraduates at NDMU, the average graduation time is 4.2 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 71%.

Roughly 67% of students at NDMU take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $6,995 a year. The student loan default rate of 4.5% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $42,400 during the early-career years.

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