10,554
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

University of Maryland, College Park / Academic Affairs is located in College Park, MD, in a suburban setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Music (MM)
Master of Public Management (MPM)
Master of Public Policy (MPP)
Master of Social Work/Master of Business Administration (MSW/MBA)
Master of Applied Anthropology (MAA)
Professional Master's (PMS)
Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Master of Engineering (ME)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Master of Library Science (MLS)
Master of Public Health (MPH)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Advanced Graduate Specialist Certificate (AGSC)
Doctor of Audiology (Au D)
Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies (CAGS)
(Certificate)
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM)
Doctor of Education (Ed D)
Juris Doctor/Master of Arts (JD/MA)
Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)
Juris Doctor/Master of Public Management (JD/MPM)
Juris Doctor/Master of Public Policy (JD/MPP)
Master of Architecture (M Arch)
Master of Architecture/Master of City Planning (M Arch/MCP)
Master of Education (M Ed)
Master of Engineering (M Eng)
Master of Arts/Master of Library Science (MA/MLS)
Master of Business Administration/Master of Public Management (MBA/MPM)
Master of Business Administration/Master of Public Policy (MBA/MPP)
Master of Business Administration/Master of Science (MBA/MS)
Master of Community Planning (MCP)
Master of Health Administration (MHA)
Master of Historic Preservation (MHP)
Master of Information Management (MIM)
Master of Life Sciences (MLS)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 2726
Doctoral Degrees 649

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

22,439
Applied
6,750
Accepted
3,332
Enrolled
30%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st No
Spring deadline June 1st June 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Additional Entrance Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

10,554
Total Graduate Students
25%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
74%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.02%
Black or African American 7.19%
White or Caucasian 43%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1%
Asian 6.59%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.08%
Two or more races 1.6%
Unknown 5.95%

Gender

Male (52%)
Female (47%)

Faculty

4,388
Total faculty
Full-time (3,366)
Part-time (1,022)
Male (2,659)
Female (1,729)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Environment studies, buoyancy (weightlessness studies), computer studies, plasma research, marine superconductivity
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
414,307,922

Location & Contact

Address College Park, MD  20742
United States
Contact Dr. Charles A. Caramello
Dean of the Graduate School
Email: ccaramel@umd.edu
Phone: 301-405-0358
Fax: 301-314-9305