Top Rated Maryland Public Colleges

The Best Public Colleges in Maryland for 2020

These are the top ranked public four-year colleges in Maryland as ranked by CollegeSimply. Leading the rankings for 2020 as the best public college in Maryland is University of Maryland College Park. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page.

13 results found

University of Maryland College Park
M
College Park, MD
University of Maryland College Park

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

#15 Best Public Universities in America

  • 41,200enrollment
  • $17,723net price
  • 44%acceptance rate
  • 1280-1470SAT range
  • 29-34ACT range
  • 4.11Avg GPA
St Mary's College of Maryland
S
St. Mary's City, MD
St Mary's College of Maryland

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Maryland

  • 1,582enrollment
  • $20,996net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1290SAT range
  • 21-29ACT range
  • 3.53*Avg GPA
University of Maryland Baltimore County
M
Baltimore, MD
University of Maryland Baltimore County

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 13,767enrollment
  • $17,094net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 1180-1360SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.76Avg GPA
Towson University
T
Towson, MD
Towson University

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 22,923enrollment
  • $16,161net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1220SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA
Frostburg State University
F
Frostburg, MD
Frostburg State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 5,295enrollment
  • $16,380net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 920-1140SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.13Avg GPA
Coppin State University
C
Baltimore, MD
Coppin State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 2,738enrollment
  • $10,963net price
  • 28%acceptance rate
  • 820-970SAT range
  • 15-21ACT range
  • 2.91*Avg GPA
University of Maryland Eastern Shore
M
Princess Anne, MD
University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 3,193enrollment
  • $16,267net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • 850-1030SAT range
  • 16-19ACT range
  • 2.9Avg GPA
Morgan State University
M
Baltimore, MD
Morgan State University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 7,712enrollment
  • $15,998net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 570-840SAT range
  • 16-20ACT range
  • 2.65Avg GPA
University of Baltimore
B
Baltimore, MD
University of Baltimore

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,041enrollment
  • $23,335net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 970-1135SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 2.91Avg GPA
Bowie State University
B
Bowie, MD
Bowie State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 6,320enrollment
  • $14,321net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 860-1030SAT range
  • 16-21ACT range
  • 2.98*Avg GPA
University of Maryland University College
M
Adelphi, MD
University of Maryland University College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 60,603enrollment
  • $14,635net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Salisbury University
S
Salisbury, MD
Salisbury University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 8,567enrollment
  • $19,271net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.71Avg GPA
United States Naval Academy
N
Annapolis, Maryland
United States Naval Academy

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 4,512enrollment
  • -net price
  • 8%acceptance rate
  • 1240-1460SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.8*Avg GPA