8,411
Students
Financial aid thermometer
5,727
Avg. Financial Aid
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
Suburban setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

College of Southern Maryland is a 2-year institution located in La Plata, MD, in a rural setting.

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 910
La Plata, MD  20646-0910
United States
Contact Admissions Department
Email: askme@csmd.edu
Phone: 301-934-2251
Fax: 301-934-7698

Majors & Degrees

Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Technology And Bookkeeping Checkmark
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Hospitality Administration Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Digital Communication And Media/multimedia Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Systems Security Checkmark
Computer Programming Checkmark
Information Technology Checkmark
Construction Trades Associate Bachelors
Building/construction Finishing, Management, And Inspection Related Checkmark
Electrician Checkmark
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Education Associate Bachelors
Early Childhood Education Checkmark
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Elementary Education Checkmark
Engineering Associate Bachelors
Computer Engineering Checkmark
Electrical And Electronics Engineering Checkmark
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Checkmark
Nuclear Engineering Technology Checkmark
Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
Child-care And Support Services Management Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Clinical/medical Laboratory Technology Checkmark
Emergency Medical Technology (EMT Paramedic) Checkmark
Health Information/medical Records Technology Checkmark
Massage Therapy Checkmark
Mental And Social Health Services And Allied Professions Related Checkmark
Physical Therapy Technology Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Health And Physical Education Related Checkmark
Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
Criminal Justice/law Enforcement Administration Checkmark
Fire Science/firefighting Checkmark
Homeland Security Checkmark

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

7,306
In-state
9,446
Out-of-state
4,244
In-district
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Fees

794
Full-time student fees
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

5,727
Avg. Financial Aid Package
5,283
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
3,115
Avg. Loan Aid
1,090
Avg. Grant Aid
5,347
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
85% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
35%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
1%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

8,411
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.88%
Black or African American 26.23%
White or Caucasian 57.24%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.51%
Asian 2.69%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.34%
Two or more races 4.96%
Other 1.75%

Gender

Male (39.02%)
Female (60.98%)

Campus Life

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Spring Fling Week, Fall Picnic and Transfer Day

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Spanish Club, Nursing Student Association, Science Club, Black Student Union and BACCHUS

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Checkmark No
Basketball No Checkmark No
Golf No Checkmark No
Lacrosse No Checkmark No
Soccer No Checkmark No
Softball No No No
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball No Checkmark No
Golf No Checkmark No
Lacrosse No Checkmark No
Soccer No Checkmark No
Softball No Checkmark No
Volleyball No Checkmark No

Faculty

513
Total Faculty
19:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 125
Part-time - 388
Male - 209
Female - 304