University of Maryland Baltimore County

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1000 Hilltop Circle

Baltimore, MD 21250

(410) 455-2291

(800) 862-2482

Fax: (410) 455-1094



Contact: Dale Bittinger

Director of Admissions
Main Address

1000 Hilltop Circle

Baltimore, MD 21250

(410) 455-1000

www.umbc.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 9,612

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,569

Degree-seeking undergrads: 9,468

Graduate enrollment: 2,656

Setting

Suburban setting

Large city (250,000 – 499,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 72%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 87%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African-American Studies B
American Studies B
Gender Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Acting B
Arts – General B
Dance B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Bioinformatics B
Biology B
Chem/Phys/Molecular Biology B

Communications & Journalism

Mass Communications/Media Studies B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Information Sciences/Systems B

Education

Physics Teacher Education B

Engineering

Chemical Engineering B
Computer Engineering – General B
Engineering – General B
Mechanical Engineering B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General B
Linguistics B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Emergency Medical Technology B
Health Services – General B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B
Statistics B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Ancient Studies/Civilization B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B
Environmental Studies B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B
Physics Education B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics B
Geography B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

University of Maryland-Baltimore County Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(410) 455-1000
Website:umbc.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:undergraduate.umbc.edu/apply/index.php
Address:1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:13,640
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):65%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:12,508 (92% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$11,264
Out-of-state Tuition:$24,492
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:73%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$9,043

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

University of Maryland-Baltimore County Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at University of Maryland-Baltimore County.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies441
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1375
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services911
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2322
Education533
Engineering2465
English Language and Literature/Letters11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Health Professions and Related Programs121
History11
Mathematics and Statistics222
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies3332
Natural Resources and Conservation2
Philosophy and Religious Studies11
Physical Sciences233
Psychology122
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1111
Social Sciences2531
Visual and Performing Arts1131
Grand total33543923

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at University of Maryland-Baltimore County.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education32
Health Professions and Related Programs11
Grand total44

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at University of Maryland-Baltimore County and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$11,264
Out-of-state$24,492
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$13,194
Out-of-state$20,286

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,12373%
Grant or scholarship aid84054%$9,043
Student loan aid64142%$6,916

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid5,52449%$8,380
Federal student loans4,54340%$6,766

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for University of Maryland-Baltimore County. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled University of Maryland-Baltimore County students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants10,8125,2655,547
Percent admitted100%61%53%
Percent admitted who enrolled14%18%11%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

University of Maryland-Baltimore County Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment13,640
Undergraduate enrollment11,142
Graduate enrollment2,498

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

University of Maryland-Baltimore County Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
    • Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
  • National Association of Schools of Dance, Commission on Accreditation
    • Dance (DANCE) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and non-degree-granting programs

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