Best Maryland Colleges

Ranking top Colleges and Universities in Maryland for 2022

There are 49 colleges and universities in Maryland enrolling 342,597 students. Explore the list of top colleges in Maryland below to begin your college search. The CollegeSimply rankings are objective and data-driven in order to help you find good matches for you. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page. Whether you're searching for a good public, private or community college, this guide to universities in Maryland offers a comprehensive view to the state's higher education options.

 Maryland is home to nationally ranked institutions like Johns Hopkins University, University of Maryland College Park, St Mary's College of Maryland and University of Maryland Baltimore County. The highest ranked college in Maryland is Johns Hopkins University and the top rated public state college is University of Maryland College Park.

Local college options can be explored in Baltimore or other cities.


49 results

List of the Best Maryland Colleges

Chesapeake College
C
Wye Mills, MD
 
Chesapeake College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,904enrollment
  • $5,346net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Washington Adventist University
W
Takoma Park, MD
 
Washington Adventist University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 968enrollment
  • $17,820net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.24Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

Frederick Community College
F
Frederick, MD
 
Frederick Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,756enrollment
  • $4,652net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 11

Garrett College
G
McHenry, MD
 
Garrett College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 624enrollment
  • $7,210net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.52Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

Goucher College
G
Baltimore, MD
Goucher College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,015enrollment
  • $29,659net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.14Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

Purdue Global Hagerstown Campus
P
Hagerstown, MD
 
Purdue Global Hagerstown Campus

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 494enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Hagerstown Community College
H
Hagerstown, MD
 
Hagerstown Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,433enrollment
  • $7,755net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due May 15

Harford Community College
H
Bel Air, MD
 
Harford Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,256enrollment
  • $7,337net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

Hood College
H
Frederick, MD
 
Hood College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,042enrollment
  • $23,775net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.49Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

Howard Community College
H
Columbia, MD
 
Howard Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 9,566enrollment
  • $10,085net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

Loyola University Maryland
L
Baltimore, MD
Loyola University Maryland

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 5,282enrollment
  • $37,375net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

University of Maryland University College
M
Adelphi, MD
University of Maryland University College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 58,526enrollment
  • $17,210net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Maryland Institute College of Art
M
Baltimore, MD
Maryland Institute College of Art

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,892enrollment
  • $45,106net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

Montgomery College
M
Rockville, MD
Montgomery College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 20,037enrollment
  • $8,582net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

Ner Israel Rabbinical College
N
Baltimore, MD
 
Ner Israel Rabbinical College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 471enrollment
  • $12,174net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Notre Dame of Maryland University
N
Baltimore, MD
 
Notre Dame of Maryland University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,233enrollment
  • $20,023net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.66Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

Prince George's Community College
P
Largo, MD
Prince George's Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 11,357enrollment
  • $10,895net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due May 1

Salisbury University
S
Salisbury, MD
Salisbury University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 8,124enrollment
  • $18,599net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.72Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1