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The University of Maryland - College Park

The University of Maryland - College Park

University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742
(301) 405-1000

Founded in 1856, the University of Maryland-College Park is a public, 4-year, research institution. It is in the suburbs of College Park, Maryland. This university is the second largest institution in the state of Maryland. This university offers subjects including english, business, and communications. UM offers students 32 certificates, 95 bachelors level degrees, 95 masters level degrees, and 70 doctoral level degrees. 37,641 students sought degrees from the 153 programs at this research university in 2010. This university is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. It is one of 3 institutions with a medical school in Maryland.

Admission

26,147 students applied to College Park for admission in 2010. It admitted around 44% of applicants or 11,766 students. Close to 49% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

26,147 students applied to College Park for admission in 2010. It admitted around 44% of applicants or 11,766 students. Close to 49% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 45%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 44%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 45%

Student Demographics

The University of Maryland enrolled 37,641 students in 2010.

Student Demographics

The University of Maryland enrolled 37,641 students in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 19950
  • Total Enrolled Female: 17691
  • Undergraduate Male: 14269
  • Undergraduate Female: 12653
  • Graduate Male: 5681
  • Graduate Female: 5038

Faculty Demographics

4,054 instructors work for this university. 76% of teachers are full-time and 23% of faculty are part-time. Over a third of the instructors are female.

Faculty Demographics

4,054 instructors work for this university. 76% of teachers are full-time and 23% of faculty are part-time. Over a third of the instructors are female.

  • Male: 2542
  • Female: 1512
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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