#3 Best Private Colleges in Maryland

McDaniel College

Westminster, Maryland

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Student Population
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Location Westminster, Maryland
Online mcdaniel.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Small Suburban
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Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Westminster, Maryland, McDaniel College is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 3,682 prospective students applied, and 2,368 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 415 enrolled in the school.  1,654 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,126 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $43,260 plus fees of $0. McDaniel College is ranked 326 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



McDaniel College is rated within the top 38% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 7 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1050/1230
ACT 21/27
GPA 3.5
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Feb 1, 2021
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for McDaniel College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $11,430
Budget for Other Expenses$1,720
Total One Year Cost$57,610

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$53,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
74% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by McDaniel College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 16%
Psychology 12%
Business 12%
Visual and Performing Arts 8%
General Studies 8%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=164270 IPEDS survey data for McDaniel College.