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University of Maryland-Baltimore County

Baltimore, MD
University Website: www.umbc.edu
Apply Online: www.umbc.edu/undergraduate/apply_now/
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The University of Maryland, Baltimore County (often referred to as UMBC) is an American public research university, located in Baltimore County, Maryland, United States, mostly in the community of Catonsville. Established as a part of the University System of Maryland in 1966, the university specializes in the natural sciences and engineering, while also offering programs in the liberal arts.

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  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $17,282.00 avg tuition

1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250
(410) 455-1000

Apply online Admissions:
www.umbc.edu/undergraduate/
Financial Aid:
www.umbc.edu/financialaid/

Areas of Study:

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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University of Maryland-Baltimore County

Statistics:
Applied 8,099
Admitted 4,925 61%
Enrolled total 1,425
Full Time: 1,415
Part Time 10
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT Reading 540 640
SAT Math 570 670
SAT Writing 530 630
ACT Composite 24 29
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 85%
4-year graduation rate 34%
6-year graduation rate 59%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

University of Maryland-Baltimore County

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $6,879.00 $6,879.00 $17,282.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $2,588.00 $2,588.00 $2,588.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $286.00 $286.00 $718.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $8,748.00 $8,748.00 $14,472.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $2,016.00 $2,016.00 $2,016.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $486.00 $486.00 $804.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $10,287.00 $11,290.00 $4,220.00
Other Expenses $2,320.00 $4,220.00 $4,220.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $50.00
Graduate Application Fee $50.00
Books and Supplies $1,200.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 70%
Percent receiving grant aid 56%
Avg amount of grant aid $7,460.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 41%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,402.00

University of Maryland-Baltimore County

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
African-American/Black Studies X
American/United States Studies/Civilization X
Asian Studies/Civilization X
Women's Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry X
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology X
Bioinformatics X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology X
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography X
Molecular Biology X
Neuroscience X
Toxicology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other X X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Mass Communication/Media Studies X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X X
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other X
Information Science/Studies X X
EDUCATION
Chemistry Teacher Education X
Curriculum and Instruction X
Education, General X
Physics Teacher Education X
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor X
ENGINEERING
Chemical Engineering X X
Civil Engineering, General X
Computer Engineering, General X X
Electrical and Electronics Engineering X
Engineering, General X
Mechanical Engineering X X
Systems Engineering X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) X X
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other X
HISTORY
History, General X X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Applied Mathematics, General X
Mathematics, General X
Statistics, General X X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Ancient Studies/Civilization X
Gerontology X
Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
Environmental Studies X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Ethics X
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X X
Physics, General X X
Physics, Other X
PSYCHOLOGY
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology, Other X
Developmental and Child Psychology X
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Policy Analysis, General X
Social Work X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
Economics, General X X
Geography X X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Acting X
Dance, General X
Design and Applied Arts, Other X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X
Music, General X

University of Maryland-Baltimore County Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Tom Adams, Jo Hunger, George Lamotte Dental Scholarship Varies April 01, 2015
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