University Of Baltimore

University Of Baltimore

The University of Baltimore is located in downtown Baltimore, Maryland. It is part of the University System of Maryland. UB was established in 1925 by a group of Baltimore business professionals. It sought to provide educational opportunities for working men and women. UB offers a wide variety of degrees and programs in diverse areas of study, and is organized into the following academic schools and colleges:

  • Robert G. Merrick School of Business
  • School of Law
  • Yale Gordon College of Liberal Arts

UB is home to numerous academic clubs and student organizations. The UB Post is the school's monthly, student-run newspaper. The university also hosts chapters of several honor societies like Alpha Chi, Beta Gamma Sigma and Beta Alpha Psi.

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Contacting University of Baltimore

University of Baltimore
Charles at Mount Royal
Baltimore , MD 21201-208
General Phone: (410) 837-4200

University of Baltimore Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Business and Management403business, business management, accounting, international business, marketing, taxation, business and related services
Law354law, tax law, legal professions
Security and Law Enforcement103forensic science, criminal justice and police
Liberal Arts82English, interdisciplinary studies, American government and politics, history
Family and Social Work77adult development and aging, human services, community organization, public administration
Medical Administration65health services administration
Design53design and visual communication, design and applied arts
Therapy and Counseling44psychology, psychology courses
Computer Science and Engineering44computer and info science, data processing tech, information science, computer graphics, system administration, network management
Media20public relations and advertising
Real Estate and Construction Management4real estate
Fine Arts0crafts and folk art
Art Studies0visual and performing arts
Photography and Commercial Art0commercial art

Number of programs and degrees for University of Baltimore in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree51715
Master's degree42614
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years04
Postbaccalaureate certificate1212
First-professional degree2921
Doctor's degree22

University of Baltimore Student Body

In 2007-2008, University of Baltimore had a total enrollment of 5,421 students (2,747 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 52%
Women 48%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 42%
Graduate 38%
First Professional 20%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 46%
Black 22%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 5%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 20%
(Foreign Students) 5%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 3%
20-21 4%
22-24 23%
25-29 30%
30-34 14%
35-39 9%
40-49 11%
50-64 4%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

New York1%

University of Baltimore Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year

University of Baltimore Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Baltimore, Maryland for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Maryland Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

University of Baltimore Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal420520
SAT Math410540
SAT Writing430530
ACT Composite1621

Application Requirements:

Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT94%
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT5%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)recommended
Other Standardized Testsnot required
Years of College Work Before Admittancerecommended

University of Baltimore Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 7,051
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 20,557
Books and supplies $ 1,450

Financial Aid:
University of Baltimore participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 210200)

University of Baltimore Faculty

University of Baltimore has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track1417
Non-tenured and not on tenure track1320

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year4$132,2653$121,186
Associate professorcalendar year2*1*
Instructorcalendar year1*4$51,265
All faculty totalcalendar year7$115,8388$77,452

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year41$130,1018$131,657
Associate professoracademic year26$96,71126$98,491
Assistant professoracademic year21$81,36722$78,703
Instructoracademic year3$68,4421*
Lectureracademic year2*5$56,344
All faculty totalacademic year93$106,14362$91,576

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

University of Baltimore Degree Programs (2007)

Art Studies
Visual and Performing Arts, General

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Business, Management, Marketing & Related Support Services, Other
Business/Commerce, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Graphics
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician
Information Science/Studies
System Administration/Administrator
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager

Design and Applied Arts, Other
Design and Visual Communications, General

Family And Social Work
Adult Development and Aging
Community Organization and Advocacy
Human Services, General
Public Administration

Fine Arts
Crafts/Craft Design, Folk Art and Artisanry

Law (LLB, JD)
Legal Professions and Studies, Other
Tax Law/Taxation (LLM, JSD/SJD)

Liberal Arts
American Government and Politics (United States)
English Language and Literature, General
History, General
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other

Medical Administration
Health Services Administration

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial and Advertising Art

Real Estate And Construction Management
Real Estate

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Forensic Science and Technology

Therapy And Counseling
Psychology, General
Psychology, Other

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