The Best Maryland Colleges

List of Colleges and Universities in Maryland

There are 50 colleges and universities in Maryland enrolling 184,782 full time students in the state's institutions of higher education. Explore the list of top colleges in Maryland below to get your college search started. The CollegeSimply rankings and listings are objective and data focused to help you find the good colleges. Whether you're searching for a public, private or community college, this guide to universities in Maryland offers a comprehensive view to the state's higher education options.

For a more local search, filter by zip code or find colleges around or Baltimore.

The best college in Maryland is Johns Hopkins University and the top public state college is University of Maryland College Park.

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    • SAT Range 1450/1560
    • ACT Range 33/35
    • Average HS GPA 3.74
    • Students: 26,152
    • Tuition:$53,740
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 11%
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    Johns Hopkins University

    • SAT Range 1290/1470
    • ACT Range 29/33
    • Average HS GPA 4.11
    • Students: 41,200
    • Tuition:$10,595
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 47%
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    University of Maryland College Park

    • SAT Range 1200/1460
    • ACT Range 24/33
    • Average HS GPA 3.78*
    • Students: 527
    • Tuition:$53,343
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 58%
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    St John's College

    • SAT Range 1030/1290
    • ACT Range 22/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.45
    • Students: 2,178
    • Tuition:$48,630
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 64%
    • SAT Range 1190/1360
    • ACT Range 24/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.76
    • Students: 13,767
    • Tuition:$11,778
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 58%
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    University of Maryland Baltimore County

    • SAT Range 1050/1230
    • ACT Range 21/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.5
    • Students: 2,780
    • Tuition:$43,260
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 64%
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    McDaniel College

    • SAT Range 1060/1290
    • ACT Range 23/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.53*
    • Students: 1,582
    • Tuition:$14,806
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 80%
    • SAT Range 1150/1370
    • ACT Range 26/32
    • Average HS GPA 3.8*
    • Students: 4,512
    • Tuition:$0
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 9%
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    United States Naval Academy

    • SAT Range 1000/1210
    • ACT Range 18/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.42
    • Students: 2,406
    • Tuition:$41,350
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 68%
    • SAT Range 1060/1200
    • ACT Range 20/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.61
    • Students: 22,923
    • Tuition:$9,940
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 79%
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    Towson University

    • SAT Range 1030/1200
    • ACT Range 19/24
    • Average HS GPA 3.2
    • Students: 3,615
    • Tuition:$36,242
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 73%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.53
    • Students: 1,367
    • Tuition:$46,978
    • Acceptance Rate 64%
    • SAT Range 930/1140
    • ACT Range 22/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.68
    • Students: 2,371
    • Tuition:$36,900
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 88%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.71
    • Students: 8,567
    • Tuition:$9,824
    • Acceptance Rate 62%
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    Salisbury University

    • SAT Range 1000/1150
    • ACT Range 17/23
    • Average HS GPA 3.26*
    • Students: 743
    • Tuition:$25,540
      Admissions Standards  Very Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 69%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.52
    • Students: 2,005
    • Tuition:$39,492
    • Acceptance Rate 71%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.45
    • Students: 5,645
    • Tuition:$48,920
    • Acceptance Rate 79%
    • SAT Range 930/1110
    • ACT Range 17/23
    • Average HS GPA 3.13
    • Students: 5,295
    • Tuition:$9,172
      Admissions Standards  Very Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 78%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 2.98*
    • Students: 6,320
    • Tuition:$8,234
    • Acceptance Rate 38%
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    Bowie State University

    • SAT Range 870/1050
    • ACT Range 15/20
    • Average HS GPA 2.9
    • Students: 3,193
    • Tuition:$8,302
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 54%
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    University of Maryland Eastern Shore

    • SAT Range 880/1030
    • ACT Range 16/20
    • Average HS GPA 2.91*
    • Students: 2,738
    • Tuition:$8,873
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 38%
    • SAT Range 860/1070
    • ACT Range 14/20
    • Average HS GPA 3.24*
    • Students: 1,131
    • Tuition:$23,900
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 52%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.2
    • Students: 2,267
    • Tuition:$44,300
    • Acceptance Rate 80%
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    Goucher College

    • SAT Range 920/1080
    • ACT Range 16/20
    • Average HS GPA 2.65
    • Students: 7,712
    • Tuition:$7,900
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 66%
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    Morgan State University

    • SAT Range 910/1120
    • ACT Range 21/23
    • Average HS GPA 2.91
    • Students: 5,041
    • Tuition:$8,958
      Admissions Standards  Very Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 78%