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  1. #1 Best College Locations in Maryland.

    The University of Baltimore

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    4 Year,

    BALTIMORE, MD,

    532 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says The University of Baltimore is a great school for any student. Classes are filled with students of all ages. UB really creates knowledge that works. Classes are not traditional college courses in the...I came to UB for their legal programs including the Early Entry option (students complete their undergrad in their first year of law school) or the automatic entry program (earn a 150 on the LSAT...To again reiterate the legal focus I have taken, the school offers a Court Navigator Program where students act as interns, helping tenants in rent court disputes in the Baltimore City District Court..

    Read 532 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 80%,

    Net Price: $17,386,

    SAT Range: 930-1120,

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  2. #2 Best College Locations in Maryland.

    University of Maryland - Baltimore

    4 Year,

    BALTIMORE, MD,

    326 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I attended the school of social work during a time when the university had been audited and dinged on it’s lack of diversity and inclusion. My earlier experiences were rife with unauthentic....

    Read 326 reviews.

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  3. #3 Best College Locations in Maryland.

    Notre Dame of Maryland University

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    4 Year,

    BALTIMORE, MD,

    452 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says They have the major I’ve been looking for in others colleges. Other colleges offer a lot of more majors but I feel that if I don’t do what my heart feels is my passion i won’t accomplish my goal and....

    Read 452 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 62%,

    Net Price: $20,023,

    SAT Range: 910-1130,

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  5. #4 Best College Locations in Maryland.

    Towson University

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    4 Year,

    TOWSON, MD,

    3249 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says As a sophomore at towson, I have enjoyed the school so far. I was online for my freshman year so I can't really say much about it as I've only been on campus for a year. However, so far so good! The....

    Read 3249 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 79%,

    Net Price: $16,082,

    SAT Range: 1060-1220,

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  6. #5 Best College Locations in Maryland.

    Washington Adventist University

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    4 Year,

    TAKOMA PARK, MD,

    294 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I graduated from WAU when it was named Columbia Union College (CUC) in July of 1993! Alum-Class of '93! I loved WAU! It was refreshing. Great Professors, teachers, instructors. I loved the....

    Read 294 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 94%,

    Net Price: $17,820,

    SAT Range: 820-1030,

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  7. #6 Best College Locations in Maryland.

    Loyola University Maryland

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    4 Year,

    BALTIMORE, MD,

    1044 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Academically, Loyola is pretty good. The professors are okay, you just have to talk to the other students to figure out which ones are the best for you & use other resources. The party scene is....

    Read 1044 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 80%,

    Net Price: $37,375,

    SAT Range: 1100-1267,

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  9. #7 Best College Locations in Maryland.

    University of Maryland - Global Campus

    4 Year,

    ADELPHI, MD,

    2064 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says This review is from a solely online student perspective. My experience has been positive in all but one course / interaction, which O credit to that individuals area of growth and not the institution....

    Read 2064 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $17,210,

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  10. #8 Best College Locations in Maryland.

    Goucher College

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    4 Year,

    BALTIMORE, MD,

    873 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Goucher college is fantastic! The people are really nice here and it is a very wholesome place to be. It is right in the city so there is no shortage of things to do. However, you do not feel like....

    Read 873 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 79%,

    Net Price: $29,659,

    SAT Range: 1030-1260,

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  11. #9 Best College Locations in Maryland.

    Johns Hopkins University

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    4 Year,

    BALTIMORE, MD,

    1347 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says John’s Hopkins is a great university with wonderful teaching staff and TA’s that are committed to helping their students succeed. I would highly recommend STEM students to apply as the engineering,....

    Read 1347 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 11%,

    Net Price: $25,241,

    SAT Range: 1470-1560,

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  12. #10 Best College Locations in Maryland.

    Maryland Institute College of Art

    4 Year,

    BALTIMORE, MD,

    534 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says I did the 5 year BFA/MAT program! I just graduated with my MAT in 2022. MICA has its ups and downs. My experience in undergrad was complicated because of COVID-19 closures and restrictions. But, the... well to all the challenges! The MAT program is incredible, full of amazing professors and your cohort becomes a lovely community. MAT did an incredible job preparing me to become a k-12 art educator.My classes explored strategies, theories, techniques, planning, and more. While the 3 internships (student teaching) allowed for excellent hands-on experience! The 5 year program can be hard to balance, as you start to take graduate classes while you are working on finishing undergrad. Some majors are more flexible than others to fit the requirements.MICA is located in Baltimore, which also has its ups and downs. Baltimore has a great art scene. Bolton Hill is fairly safe, just be cautious as you would in any city and don't wander places you are....

    Read 534 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 90%,

    Net Price: $45,106,

    SAT Range: 1080-1350,

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  13. #11 Best College Locations in Maryland.

    United States Naval Academy

    4 Year,

    ANNAPOLIS, MD,

    237 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says This is the best of the Academies. You have the most options to serve your Country (aviation, ships, submarines, tanks, etc.) This is for people who want to develop as a whole person (body, mind,....

    Read 237 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 8%,

    SAT Range: 1230-1450,

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  14. #12 Best College Locations in Maryland.

    Hood College

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    4 Year,

    FREDERICK, MD,

    524 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I'm currently a sophomore at Hood and I love this school! Hood College has an amazing environment if you want to work hard and succeed academically and career-wise. It gives us a sense of....

    Read 524 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 71%,

    Net Price: $23,775,

    SAT Range: 910-1160,

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  15. University of Maryland - College Park

    4 Year,

    COLLEGE PARK, MD,

    5368 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says UMD-College Park was a great investment! As a transfer student from community college, I thought that I would have a hard time adjusting, but all the professors and people that I met were friendly....In terms of academics, I was part of the limited enrollment graphic design program and it wasn't the best. There were times when the professors admitted that they really didn't know the material well....

    Read 5368 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 44%,

    Net Price: $17,643,

    SAT Range: 1270-1480,

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  16. Salisbury University

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    4 Year,

    SALISBURY, MD,

    1476 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I am a junior at Salisbury University. I had recently transferred from Umbc to Salisbury due to the fact it wasn’t good for me. Everyone maryland university student knows umbc has peer pressure on....

    Read 1476 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 78%,

    Net Price: $18,599,

    SAT Range: 1080-1230,

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  17. Morgan State University

    4 Year,

    BALTIMORE, MD,

    2716 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says My experience with Morgan has been up and down, especially since the pandemic hit us. Some of the professors have definitely been trying to be more lenient with due dates and extensions on homework....

    Read 2716 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 74%,

    Net Price: $16,651,

    SAT Range: 910-1070,

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  18. Bowie State University

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    4 Year,

    BOWIE, MD,

    1256 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Bowie State University primarily provided camaraderie with other people and essential experience concerning media vocations. I am grateful for the Honors Society that accepted me without difficulty...BSU should allow for a method to monitor card balance on their Bulldog Connection website. The DIT personnel should investigate how to improve or strengthen the on-campus internet connection. BSU....

    Read 1256 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Acceptance Rate: 81%,

    Net Price: $14,322,

    SAT Range: 850-1020,

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  19. University of Maryland, Baltimore County

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    4 Year,

    BALTIMORE, MD,

    1981 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I have had a great experience thus far at UMBC. I transferred to this school as a junior from community college, so I was initially nervous that it would be a hard adjustment going to a bigger campus....

    Read 1981 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 69%,

    Net Price: $16,868,

    SAT Range: 1150-1350,

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  20. Washington College

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    4 Year,

    CHESTERTOWN, MD,

    699 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says Hub and I are big uni alumni and skeptical of small colleges. We're very impressed. Classes are small. Profs care about teaching, encourage kids to double major when they see talent, even had kayak....

    Read 699 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 80%,

    Net Price: $29,570,

    SAT Range: 1040-1280,

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  21. Frostburg State University

    4 Year,

    FROSTBURG, MD,

    975 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I see Frostburg as an opportunity with great potential. The campus isn't large, but that's okay because of the smaller classes and an increased learning advantage. I enjoyed my time meeting new....

    Read 975 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 74%,

    Net Price: $15,970,

    SAT Range: 910-1130,

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  22. McDaniel College

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    4 Year,

    WESTMINSTER, MD,

    686 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says McDaniel has had a lot of circumstances with students and the community that have challenge the campus, but the college preserved, persevered, and stayed strong! McDaniel truly cares for their....

    Read 686 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 81%,

    Net Price: $23,913,

    SAT Range: 1050-1230,

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  23. Stevenson University

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    4 Year,

    STEVENSON, MD,

    1262 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I fell in love with Stevenson after visiting the campus for the first time. I remember feeling so welcomed, and the small, friendly environment helped me from feeling overwhelmed by the new....

    Read 1262 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 89%,

    Net Price: $27,770,

    SAT Range: 1010-1190,

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  24. Coppin State University

    4 Year,

    BALTIMORE, MD,

    630 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says Coppin’s a really great college. Professor’s are always available to help you and will work with you if needed. There tuition for in state students is pretty reasonable. Coppin has the BEST nursing....

    Read 630 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 40%,

    Net Price: $9,303,

    SAT Range: 820-970,

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  25. Mount St. Mary's University

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    4 Year,

    EMMITSBURG, MD,

    766 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Mount Saint Mary's is a wonderful school! It is smaller compared to other universities, so if you like being in a a close together learning environment with your classmates and teachers, then this... The food here is quite good as there are many options from salad and fish to burgers and pizzas. Due to Covid, some activities are not in person session right now, however there are still zoom meetings for clubs so you can still engage with other people about club topics and ideas. I am in my freshman year at the Mount and I have found much love within the nature. There are so many hiking trails and ponds, so you can explore and feed into your natural curiosity of being....

    Read 766 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 80%,

    Net Price: $28,111,

    SAT Range: 990-1190,

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  26. St. Mary's College of Maryland

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    4 Year,

    ST. MARY'S CITY, MD,

    635 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I'm attending SMCM during the COVID pandemic, and while other schools are shutting down because their students don't take it seriously, ours is still opened and all students wear masks. This says a....

    Read 635 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 79%,

    Net Price: $20,237,

    SAT Range: 1070-1280,

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  27. University of Maryland Eastern Shore

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    4 Year,

    PRINCESS ANNE, MD,

    1248 Niche users give it an average review of 3.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says UMES is a great university for dedicated professors and helpful advisors, to have staff who care about your future as much as you do and sometimes more is very encouraging. College can sometimes be....

    Read 1248 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Acceptance Rate: 62%,

    Net Price: $15,633,

    SAT Range: 840-1010,

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