College Costs in Maryland

The 2024 Directory of Maryland Colleges and Prices

Maryland Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2024

How much does it cost to attend college in Maryland?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Maryland was $16,630 for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is $1,500 higher than the U.S. average and ranks Maryland in the middle of the pack as the 17th most expensive state or district to attend college. This is a change of -$33 from the 2019-2020 average of $16,663 and represents a -0.2% annual decline in tuition costs. The list of Maryland colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

This analysis surveyed tuition data from the 49 colleges and universities in Maryland, the most popular being University of Maryland University College with 10,072 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $7,344. Johns Hopkins University is the most expensive in Maryland with an in-state tuition of $58,720.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021-2022 academic year.


49 results

Johns Hopkins University
J
Baltimore, MD

Johns Hopkins University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

$58,720 Tuition

#10 Best Colleges in America

  • 32,049enrollment
  • $25,241net price
  • 8%acceptance rate
  • 1470-1560SAT range
  • 34-36ACT range
  • 3.92Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 3

University of Maryland College Park
M
College Park, MD

University of Maryland College Park

Public 4 Year

6 reviews

$9,000 Tuition

#13 Best Public Universities in America

  • 41,272enrollment
  • $17,643net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • 1330-1510SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 3.84Estimated Avg GPA

Towson University
T
Towson, MD

Towson University

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

$7,100 Tuition

#4 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 20,856enrollment
  • $16,082net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1220SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.69Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 1

Morgan State University
M
HBCU
Baltimore, MD

Morgan State University

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

$5,477 Tuition

#9 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 8,469enrollment
  • $16,651net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 850-1090SAT range
  • 16-20ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 15

United States Naval Academy
N
Annapolis, Maryland

United States Naval Academy

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

$0 Tuition

 

  • 4,528enrollment
  • -net price
  • 8%acceptance rate
  • 1200-1420SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.8Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 31

University of Maryland Baltimore County
M
Baltimore, MD

University of Maryland Baltimore County

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

$8,878 Tuition

#3 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 13,638enrollment
  • $16,868net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1410SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.97Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

Bowie State University
B
HBCU
Bowie, MD

Bowie State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

$5,760 Tuition

#8 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 6,308enrollment
  • $14,322net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 840-1020SAT range
  • 17-20ACT range
  • 3.12Avg GPA

Applications Due May 15

Salisbury University
S
Salisbury, MD

Salisbury University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

$7,408 Tuition

 

  • 7,570enrollment
  • $18,599net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

Loyola University Maryland
L
Baltimore, MD

Loyola University Maryland

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

$52,130 Tuition

 

  • 5,140enrollment
  • $37,375net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.65Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

Mount St Mary's University
M
Emmitsburg, MD

Mount St Mary's University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

$43,250 Tuition

#3 Best Private Colleges in Maryland

  • 2,570enrollment
  • $28,111net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 961-1185SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

Montgomery College
M
Rockville, MD

Montgomery College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

$8,070 Tuition

 

  • 17,284enrollment
  • $8,582net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

University of Maryland Eastern Shore
M
HBCU
Princess Anne, MD

University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

$5,526 Tuition

#7 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 2,384enrollment
  • $15,633net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 840-1010SAT range
  • 16-19ACT range
  • 3.07Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

Stevenson University
S
Stevenson, MD

Stevenson University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

$35,504 Tuition

 

  • 3,454enrollment
  • $27,770net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA

Frostburg State University
F
Frostburg, MD

Frostburg State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

$6,834 Tuition

#5 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 4,452enrollment
  • $15,970net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • 980-1200SAT range
  • 17-25ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

Maryland Institute College of Art
M
Baltimore, MD

Maryland Institute College of Art

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

$50,160 Tuition

 

  • 2,147enrollment
  • $45,106net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

Prince George's Community College
P
Largo, MD

Prince George's Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

$4,848 Tuition

 

  • 10,577enrollment
  • $10,895net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

University of Baltimore
B
Baltimore, MD

University of Baltimore

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

$7,154 Tuition

 

  • 3,710enrollment
  • $17,386net price
  • 89%acceptance rate
  • 955-1135SAT range
  • 18-20ACT range
  • 2.89Avg GPA

Coppin State University
C
HBCU
Baltimore, MD

Coppin State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

$4,741 Tuition

#6 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 2,101enrollment
  • $9,303net price
  • 48%acceptance rate
  • 780-1060SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.62Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 15