Colleges in Maryland

Maryland has 25 private and 14 public 4-year colleges that enroll 172,111 freshman students every year. The average tuition of public colleges is $6,756 (for in-state students) and $18,020 (for out-of-state students). The private colleges charge around $21,438 per year in tuition regardless of residency.

In the 2016-2017 academic year, the state of Maryland provided $28,649,710 in financial aid to 7,436 students who enrolled in 4-year colleges for the first time as undergraduates, while the colleges themselves awarded $312,608,696 in grant and scholarships to 23,446 students.

Maryland receives less than 1% of the total pell grant allotment from the federal government. In 2016-2017 academic year, 5,606 4-year colleges freshmen were awarded a total amount of $25,360,147 in pell grant ($4,191 per student on average) and 10,441 students received a total amount of $58,891,046 in the form of student loan from the federal government ($6,893 per student on average).

4-year Colleges in Maryland

College Name College Type Net Price In-State Tuition Out-of-State Tuition Acceptance rate
Bais HaMedrash and Mesivta of Baltimore

Location: Baltimore, MD

Private
not for profit
$11,545 $12,400 $12,400
87%
Bowie State University

Location: Bowie, MD

Public $13,200 $5,321 $15,857
41%
Capitol Technology University

Location: Laurel, MD

Private
not for profit
$20,571 $23,472 $23,472
88%
Coppin State University

Location: Baltimore, MD

Public $8,786 $4,380 $10,110
40%
Faith Theological Seminary

Location: Baltimore, MD

Private
not for profit
$23,937 $5,520 $5,520
Frostburg State University

Location: Frostburg, MD

Public $13,208 $6,340 $18,864
63%
Goucher College

Location: Baltimore, MD

Private
not for profit
$32,134 $42,600 $42,600
79%
Hood College

Location: Frederick, MD

Private
not for profit
$23,888 $36,000 $36,000
71%
Johns Hopkins University

Location: Baltimore, MD

Private
not for profit
$27,352 $50,410 $50,410
13%
Kaplan University-Hagerstown Campus

Location: Hagerstown, MD

Private
for profit
Open admission
Loyola University Maryland

Location: Baltimore, MD

Private
not for profit
$34,152 $45,030 $45,030
66%
Maple Springs Baptist Bible College and Seminary

Location: Capitol Heights, MD

Private
not for profit
$4,368 $4,368
Open admission
Maryland Institute College of Art

Location: Baltimore, MD

Private
not for profit
$41,889 $43,760 $43,760
57%
Maryland University of Integrative Health

Location: Laurel, MD

Private
not for profit
McDaniel College

Location: Westminster, MD

Private
not for profit
$23,329 $40,580 $40,580
78%
Morgan State University

Location: Baltimore, MD

Public $15,909 $5,161 $15,029
60%
Mount St Mary's University

Location: Emmitsburg, MD

Private
not for profit
$30,412 $37,700 $37,700
62%
Ner Israel Rabbinical College

Location: Baltimore, MD

Private
not for profit
$11,461 $11,400 $11,400
73%
Notre Dame of Maryland University

Location: Baltimore, MD

Private
not for profit
$20,418 $33,785 $33,785
59%
Salisbury University

Location: Salisbury, MD

Public $17,678 $6,846 $15,258
66%
St Mary's College of Maryland

Location: St. Mary's City, MD

Public $19,711 $11,418 $26,566
80%
St. John's College

Location: Annapolis, MD

Private
not for profit
$32,440 $49,758 $49,758
53%
Stevenson University

Location: Stevenson, MD

Private
not for profit
$27,686 $30,884 $30,884
61%
Strayer University-Maryland

Location: Suitland, MD

Private
for profit
$25,794 $12,780 $12,780
Open admission
Towson University

Location: Towson, MD

Public $15,597 $6,560 $18,228
74%
United States Naval Academy

Location: Annapolis, MD

Public
10%
University of Baltimore

Location: Baltimore, MD

Public $15,889 $6,610 $18,256
49%
University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Location: Princess Anne, MD

Public $14,454 $5,105 $14,489
38%
University of Maryland, Baltimore

Location: Baltimore, MD

Public
University of Maryland-Baltimore County

Location: Baltimore, MD

Public $15,349 $8,204 $21,432
57%
University of Maryland-College Park

Location: College Park, MD

Public $15,757 $8,315 $30,179
48%
University of Maryland-University College

Location: Adelphi, MD

Public $12,483 $6,816 $11,976
Open admission
University of Phoenix-Maryland

Location: Columbia, MD

Private
for profit
Washington Adventist University

Location: Takoma Park, MD

Private
not for profit
$19,420 $21,800 $21,800
33%
Washington College

Location: Chestertown, MD

Private
not for profit
$32,658 $42,844 $42,844
49%
Yeshiva College of the Nations Capital

Location: Silver Spring, MD

Private
not for profit
$6,900 $9,400 $9,400
Open admission

2-year Colleges in Maryland

College Name College Type Net Price In-State Tuition Out-of-State Tuition Acceptance rate
Allegany College of Maryland

Location: Cumberland, MD

Public $9,804 $6,750 $8,100
Open admission
Anne Arundel Community College

Location: Arnold, MD

Public $13,963 $6,240 $11,010
Open admission
Baltimore City Community College

Location: Baltimore, MD

Public $6,382 $2,208 $5,700
Open admission
Brightwood College-Baltimore

Location: Baltimore, MD

Private
for profit
$20,337 $15,778 $15,778
Open admission
Brightwood College-Beltsville

Location: Beltsville, MD

Private
for profit
$20,604 $15,523 $15,523
Open admission
Brightwood College-Towson

Location: Towson, MD

Private
for profit
$20,181 $15,522 $15,522
Open admission
Carroll Community College

Location: Westminster, MD

Public $4,563 $4,608 $6,456
Open admission
Cecil College

Location: North East, MD

Public $7,102 $5,910 $7,260
Open admission
Chesapeake College

Location: Wye Mills, MD

Public $5,584 $4,512 $6,360
Open admission
College of Southern Maryland

Location: La Plata, MD

Public $7,675 $5,112 $6,600
Open admission
Fortis College-Landover

Location: Landover, MD

Private
for profit
$20,689
Open admission
Fortis Institute-Baltimore

Location: Baltimore, MD

Private
for profit
$22,176 $15,245 $15,245
Open admission
Frederick Community College

Location: Frederick, MD

Public $5,922 $6,216 $8,424
Open admission
Garrett College

Location: McHenry, MD

Public $5,739 $6,300 $7,420
Open admission
Hagerstown Community College

Location: Hagerstown, MD

Public $7,084 $4,758 $6,266
Open admission
Harford Community College

Location: Bel Air, MD

Public $4,801 $5,064 $7,152
Open admission
Howard Community College

Location: Columbia, MD

Public $7,652 $5,208 $6,288
Open admission
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia

Location: Columbia, MD

Private
for profit
$26,437 $31,176 $31,176
Open admission
Montgomery College

Location: Rockville, MD

Public $7,531 $7,470 $10,320
Open admission
Prince George's Community College

Location: Largo, MD

Public $8,413 $4,632 $6,960
Open admission
The Community College of Baltimore County

Location: Baltimore, MD

Public $8,393 $5,752 $8,762
Open admission
Wor-Wic Community College

Location: Salisbury, MD

Public $8,833 $5,688 $7,008
Open admission

Vocational & Trade Schools in Maryland

College Name College Type Net Price Tuition and Fees Acceptance rate
Aaron's Academy of Beauty

Location: Waldorf, MD

Private
for profit
$18,989 $16,000
Open admission
Aesthetics Institute of Cosmetology

Location: Gaithersburg, MD

Private
for profit
$12,823 $15,000
Open admission
All-State Career-Baltimore

Location: Baltimore, MD

Private
for profit
$17,728 $10,260
Open admission
Aspen Beauty Academy of Laurel

Location: Laurel, MD

Private
for profit
$9,122 $14,500
Open admission
Award Beauty School

Location: Hagerstown, MD

Private
for profit
$15,096 $19,425
Open admission
Baltimore School of Massage-Linthicum

Location: Linthicum, MD

Private
for profit
$19,296 $12,639
Open admission
Baltimore Studio of Hair Design

Location: Baltimore, MD

Private
for profit
$15,702 $16,650
Open admission
Blades School of Hair Design

Location: California, MD

Private
for profit
$14,570 $17,100
Open admission
Columbia Institute

Location: Silver Spring, MD

Private
for profit
$9,696 $9,280
Open admission
Delmarva Beauty Academy

Location: Salisbury, MD

Private
for profit
$21,400 $16,444
Open admission
Empire Beauty School-Glen Burnie

Location: Glen Burnie, MD

Private
for profit
$13,709 $18,300
Open admission
Empire Beauty School-Owings Mills

Location: Owings Mills, MD

Private
for profit
$13,519 $18,300
Open admission
Finger Lakes School of Massage

Location: Frederick, MD

Private
for profit
$13,026 $12,800
Open admission
Fortis Institute-Towson

Location: Towson, MD

Private
for profit
$17,734 $18,449
Open admission
Frederick School of Cosmetology

Location: Frederick, MD

Private
for profit
$11,812 $16,150
Open admission
Hair Academy II

Location: Hillcrest Heights, MD

Private
for profit
$17,790 $16,925
Open admission
Hair Academy Inc-New Carrollton

Location: New Carrollton, MD

Private
for profit
$14,424 $17,995
Open admission
Hair Expressions Academy

Location: Rockville, MD

Private
for profit
$14,552 $16,300
Open admission
Holistic Massage Training Institute

Location: Baltimore, MD

Private
for profit
$22,361 $13,995
Open admission
Institute of Health Sciences

Location: Hunt Valley, MD

Private
for profit
$21,783
Open admission
L'Academie de Cuisine

Location: Gaithersburg, MD

Private
for profit
$24,441 $29,775
Maryland Beauty Academy

Location: Reisterstown, MD

Private
for profit
$15,275 $16,650
Open admission
Maryland Beauty Academy of Essex

Location: Baltimore, MD

Private
for profit
$15,549 $16,650
Open admission
Montgomery Beauty School

Location: Silver Spring, MD

Private
for profit
$15,147 $19,425
Open admission
North American Trade Schools

Location: Baltimore, MD

Private
for profit
$9,092 $17,819
Open admission
Omega Studios' School of Applied Recording Arts & Sciences

Location: Rockville, MD

Private
for profit
$33,637 $33,424
Open admission
Paul Mitchell the School-Jessup

Location: Jessup, MD

Private
for profit
$14,597 $16,300
Open admission
Robert Paul Academy of Cosmetology Arts & Sciences

Location: Timonium, MD

Private
for profit
$17,596 $17,751
Open admission
The Colorlab Academy of Hair

Location: Bel Air, MD

Private
for profit
$11,774 $17,060
Open admission
The Temple Annapolis-A Paul Mitchell Partner School

Location: Annapolis, MD

Private
for profit
$17,940 $17,150
Open admission
The Temple-A Paul Mitchell Partner School

Location: Frederick, MD

Private
for profit
$14,075 $17,150
Open admission