Colleges in Maryland: Universities, Trade and Technical Schools

Maryland Colleges Summary

Maryland is a relatively small state, but it still has a fairly healthy number of colleges and post-secondary schools, with more than 85 such institutions having more than 300,000 students. The average SAT score at colleges requiring SATs is over 530. Only eight U.S. states have an SAT score higher than Maryland's.

The University of Maryland is extremely well known and respected, and has over 70,000 students in five locations. Another highly respected school in Maryland is Johns Hopkins University, which has almost 20,000 students. Maryland also has three large community colleges, with more than 10,000 students each: The Community College of Baltimore County, Anne Arundel Community College and Prince George's Community College. There are two other colleges in Maryland with more than 15,000 students, Towson University and Montgomery College.

The State Department of Education for Maryland is located in Baltimore at 200 West Baltimore Street. The web site for the state DOE is located at: http://www.marylandpublicschools.org/MSDE.


Selected Maryland Colleges and Universities

Colleges and Universities in Maryland

SchoolCityStudentsDormsOpen AdmissionTypical SAT Range
Aaron's Academy of BeautyWaldorf53  Yes
Aesthetics Institute of CosmetologyGaithersburg22  Yes
Allegany College of MarylandCumberland3,778 240Yes
Americare School of Allied HealthWheaton158  No
Anne Arundel Community CollegeArnold14,834  Yes
Award Beauty SchoolHagerstown97  Yes
Baltimore City Community CollegeBaltimore6,814  Yes
Baltimore Hebrew UniversityBaltimore109  No
Baltimore International CollegeBaltimore492 140Yes
Baltimore Studio of Hair DesignBaltimore115  Yes
Blades School of Hair DesignCalifornia73  Yes
Bowie State UniversityBowie5,464 1,400NoV: 447-800
M: 470-800
W: 423-800
Capitol CollegeLaurel699 120NoV: 380-510
M: 430-540
Carroll Community CollegeWestminster3,441  Yes
Cecil CollegeNorth East2,104  Yes
Chesapeake CollegeWye Mills2,620  Yes
College of Notre Dame of MarylandBaltimore3,402 406NoV: 470-570
M: 440-550
College of Southern MarylandLa Plata7,741  Yes
Columbia Union CollegeTakoma Park1,068 450Yes
Coppin State UniversityBaltimore3,932 651NoV: 400-460
M: 380-450
Delmarva Beauty AcademySalisbury84  Yes
Frederick Community CollegeFrederick5,152  Yes
Frostburg State UniversityFrostburg4,993 1,637NoV: 430-530
M: 430-540
W: 430-520
Garrett CollegeMcHenry777 180Yes
Goucher CollegeBaltimore2,360 1,215NoV: 540-670
M: 510-620
W: 540-650
Hagerstown Community CollegeHagerstown3,719  Yes
Hair Academy Inc New CarrolltonNew Carrollton152  Yes
Hair Expressions AcademyRockville80  Yes
Harford Community CollegeBel Air5,841  Yes
Hood CollegeFrederick2,522 793NoV: 470-600
M: 480-580
W: 480-590
Howard Community CollegeColumbia7,523  Yes
International Beauty School Bel AirBel Air12  No
International Beauty School CumberlandCumberland87  Yes
Johns Hopkins UniversityBaltimore19,682 3,133NoV: 630-740
M: 660-770
W: 630-730
L'Academie de CuisineGaithersburg113  No
Loyola College in MarylandBaltimore6,028 3,277NoV: 540-630
M: 560-650
Maple Springs Baptist Bible College and SeminaryCapitol Heights167  Yes
Maryland Beauty AcademyReisterstown37  Yes
Maryland Beauty Academy of EssexBaltimore64  Yes
Maryland Institute College of ArtBaltimore2,213 811NoV: 540-660
M: 500-620
W: 530-650
McDaniel CollegeWestminster3,637 1,316NoV: 500-620
M: 510-610
Montgomery Beauty SchoolSilver Spring99  Yes
Montgomery CollegeRockville23,866  Yes
Morgan State UniversityBaltimore7,208 2,831NoV: 410-480
M: 400-490
Mount St Mary's UniversityEmmitsburg2,157 1,313NoV: 480-580
M: 480-590
W: 480-580
National Labor CollegeSilver Spring272  No
Ner Israel Rabbinical CollegeBaltimore574 450No
New Creations Academy of Hair DesignSuitland33  Yes
North American Trade SchoolsBaltimore463  No
Prince George's Community CollegeLargo11,861  Yes
Robert Paul Academy of Cosmetology Arts & SciencesTimonium49  No
Salisbury UniversitySalisbury7,581 1,730NoV: 520-600
M: 520-610
W: 510-590
Sojourner Douglass CollegeBaltimore1,151  Yes
St John's College AnnapolisAnnapolis563 375No
St Mary's College of MarylandSaint Mary's City2,002 1,571NoV: 570-670
M: 560-660
W: 560-660
St. Mary's Seminary & UniversityBaltimore217 90No
Stevenson UniversityStevenson3,304 1,300NoV: 460-560
M: 460-570
Tai Sophia InstituteLaurel423  No
The Community College of Baltimore CountyBaltimore19,426  Yes
Towson UniversityTowson19,758 3,360NoV: 480-570
M: 490-590
W: 500-590
United States Naval AcademyAnnapolis4,441 4,700NoV: 560-670
M: 600-700
University of BaltimoreBaltimore5,421  NoV: 420-520
M: 410-540
W: 430-530
University of Maryland BaltimoreBaltimore5,884 513No
University of Maryland Baltimore CountyBaltimore12,041 3,858NoV: 520-630
M: 560-670
W: 520-630
University of Maryland College ParkCollege Park36,014 10,853NoV: 570-680
M: 600-700
University of Maryland Eastern ShorePrincess Anne4,086 2,100NoV: 370-460
M: 360-450
W: 380-460
University of Maryland University CollegeAdelphi32,540  Yes
University System of Maryland Research CentersAdelphi0  No
Washington Bible College Capital Bible SeminaryLanham616 112NoV: 360-500
M: 330-490
Washington CollegeChestertown1,289 1,061NoV: 530-630
M: 520-620
W: 530-630
Wor Wic Community CollegeSalisbury3,298  Yes
Yeshiva College of the Nations CapitalSilver Spring43 50Yes
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