College of Behavioral and Social Sciences University of Maryland, College Park

College of Behavioral and Social Sciences University of Maryland, College Park

College Park, MD
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
54%
46%
student ratio
952
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
16%
acceptance rate
10 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Doctor of Audiology (Au D)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Arts (JD/MA)
      Master of Applied Anthropology (MAA)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Arts/Master of Library Science (MA/MLS)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 181
    • Doctoral Degrees 74
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

16% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 2,854
    • Accepted 471
    • Acceptance Rate 16
    • Enrolled 258
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students952
    • Female Percentage54%
    • Male Percentage46%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students952
    • Part-time Percentage18%
    • Full-time Percentage82%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian72%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty580
    • Full-time Percentage81%
    • Part-time Percentage19%
    • Female Percentage42%
    • Male Percentage58%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchNot Reported
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$56,357,648

Location & Contact

College of Behavioral and Social Sciences

University of Maryland, College Park

College Park, MD 20742
United States

Dr. John Townshend

Dean

Phone: 301-405-4548
Fax: 301-314-9086
Email: jtownshe@umd.edu

Dr. Charles Caramello

Dean of Graduate School

Phone: 301-405-0358
Fax: 301-314-9305
Email: ccaramel@umd.edu


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