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University of Maryland, Baltimore County (Baltimore, MD)

ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 90%
Applicants who took ACT: 25%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 36%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 10%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 46%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 47%
SAT I Math score 700+: 14%
SAT I Math score 600+: 61%
ACT score 24-29: 56%
ACT score 30-36: 25%
ACT score 24+: 81%
Students applied: 10,629
Students admitted: 6,316
Admission rate: 59%
Students per faculty: 19
4-year graduation rate: 38%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 11,243
Full-time enrolled men: 5,231
Full-time enrolled women: 4,361
Part-time enrolled men: 934
Part-time enrolled women: 717
Freshmen retained: 86%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $8,204
Fees (in state): $3,060
Tuition (out of state): $21,432
Fees (out of state): $3,060
Room and board: $11,218
Est. book expense: $1,200
Total cost (in state): $23,682
Total cost (out of state): $36,910
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$15,510
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$14,867
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$28,738
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$28,095
Average debt at graduation: $26,391

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 57%
Average need-based aid: $8,172
Average non-need-based aid: $8,815

SOURCE: Peterson's Undergraduate Database (© 2016 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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