University of Maryland--University College

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2014 Quick Stats
3501 University Boulevard E

Adelphi, MD 20783

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Phone: (800) 888-8682
2013-2014 Tuition
$6,552
in-state
$12,336
out-of-state
Students
28,273
enrolled
49%
male /
51%
female
Admissions
rolling admission
100.0%
accepted

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Summary

University of Maryland--University College is a public institution that was founded in 1947. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 28,273 and its setting is suburban. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Its in-state tuition and fees are $6,552 (2013-14); out-of-state tuition and fees are $12,336 (2013-14).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

UMUC is one of 11 degree-granting institutions in the University System of Maryland. For over 50 years, UMUC has fulfilled its principle mission: to serve adult part-time students through high-quality educational opportunities. UMUC offers a complete range of educational services both in the traditional classroom and through distance delivery formats. Classroom sites can be found throughout Maryland, Washington D.C., and northern Virginia, and at hundreds of military bases overseas. Students can also 'attend classes' at a distance via UMUC's online platform, WebTYCHO. Last year, UMUC offered more than 800 distinct courses on line.

General Information

School type public, coed college
Year founded 1947
Religious affiliation N/A
Academic calendar semester
Setting suburban
2012 Endowment $10,215,196

Applying

When applying to University of Maryland--University College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. The application fee at University of Maryland--University College is $50. It has an an acceptance rate of 100 percent.

For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.

Selectivity N/A
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 100.0%
Application deadline rolling
SAT/ACT scores must be received by N/A

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Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at University of Maryland--University College is 18:1, and the school has 54.8 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at University of Maryland--University College include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services; Psychology; and Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services.

Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 18:1
4-year graduation rate N/A
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 39%
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 21%
Psychology 9%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 7%

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Student Life

University of Maryland--University College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 28,273, with a gender distribution of 49.2 percent male students and 50.8 percent female students.

Total enrollment 42,268
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association N/A

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Campus Info & Services

University of Maryland--University College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring. University of Maryland--University College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour emergency telephones and lighted pathways/sidewalks.

Students who have cars on campus N/A
Health insurance offered No

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Paying for School

At University of Maryland--University College, 56 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $4,586.

Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.

In-state tuition and fees $6,552 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees $12,336 (2013-14)
Room and board N/A
Financial aid statistics
Financial aid statistics

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* Overview details based on 2012 data


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