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 University Of Maryland-baltimore County Baltimore, Maryland

1000 Hilltop Cir
Baltimore, Maryland

University Of Maryland-baltimore County Mission Statement:
The University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) offers undergraduate, masterís and doctoral programs in the arts and sciences and engineering. Within a strong interdisciplinary framework, UMBC programs link the cultures of the sciences, social sciences, visual and performing arts and humanities, and the professions. UMBC is a dynamic public research university integrating teaching, research, and service to benefit the citizens of Maryland. As an Honors University, the campus offers academically talented students a strong undergraduate liberal arts foundation that prepares them for graduate and professional study, entry into the workforce, and community service and leadership. UMBC emphasizes science, engineering, information technology, human services, and public policy at the graduate level. UMBC contributes to the economic development of the State and the region through entrepreneurial initiatives, workforce training, K-16 partnerships, and technology commercialization in collaboration with public agencies and the corporate community. UMBC is dedicated to cultural and ethnic diversity, social responsibility, and lifelong learning.
Degree Stats For University Of Maryland-baltimore County

 Type of Institution

Term Type: Four-one-four plan

Comparison Group Category:
Public 4 yr Doctoral/Research Extensive (<100 million research expenses

Geographical Region:

Chief Administrator:
President Freeman A Hrabowski

Title IV Eligibility:
Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs

Sector: Public, 4-year or above

Degree of Urbanization(Locale): Suburb: Large

Open to Public? Institution is open to the public

 Carnegie Information

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Basic:
Research Universities (high research activity)

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Enrollment Profile:
High undergraduate

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Graduate Instructional:
STEM dominant

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Undergraduate Instructional:
Arts & sciences focus, some graduate coexistence

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Size and Setting
Medium four-year, primarily residential

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Undergraduate Profile
Full-time four-year, more selective, higher transfer-in

 Room and Board

Provide on-campus housing? Yes
Total Dorm Capacity: 3800
Provide board or meals? Yes, number of meals in the maximum meal plan offered
Number of meals per week:19
Typical room charge per year:$4930
Typical board charge per year:$3160
Combined room/board:$0

 Degree Information

Level of Institution: Four or more years

Highest Level Offered: Doctor's degree

Undergraduate Offering:
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering

Graduate Offering:
Graduate degree or certificate offering

First Professional Offer:
No first-professional offering

Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral

Degree Granting Status: Degree-granting

Historical Black College or University: No

Institution has Hospital: No

Institution grants a Medical Degree: No

Institutional Category:
Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above


Athletic Association: Yes
NCAA Member: Yes
NAIA Member: Implied no
NJCAA Member: Implied no
NSCAA Member: Implied no
NCCAA Member: Implied no
Other Member: Implied no
Football: No
Basketball: Yes
Baseball: Yes
Cross Country/Track: Yes


 Fee Information

Application Fee information for University Of Maryland-baltimore County  Application Fee: Yes
 Out of State Tuition? Yes
 Financial Aid Office Phone: 410-455-2387
 Admissions Office Phone: 410-455-2291

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