Allegany College of Maryland: Review & Facts

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Allegany College of Maryland is a medium two-year, public school with 3,095 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1961 and is the only school located in Cumberland, Maryland.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
38
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Allegany College of Maryland.

Allegany College of Maryland deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 38 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, General Studies, Medical, Medical Assistant, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
60%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Allegany College of Maryland is relatively low at 60% (way below Maryland average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Allegany College of Maryland is very low: 26%. About 10% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Allegany College of Maryland is pretty decent -- 15:1. Find out more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,100
Low
Average tuition pricing is low - $7,800 per academic year. The additional fees at Allegany College of Maryland (not included in tuition costs) are about $300, which makes it a total of $8,100 a year.

Read the details about Allegany College of Maryland additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Allegany College of Maryland and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (301) 784-5000 or check Allegany College of Maryland Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,300
Medium
Allegany College of Maryland provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at ACM, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
Unsafe
Allegany College of Maryland offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 300 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable - about $6,300 per academic year.

Based on the college crime data, Allegany College of Maryland appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Allegany College of Maryland Location and Maps



Post Address: Allegany College of Maryland, 12401 Willowbrook Rd SE, Cumberland, Maryland 21502-2596, USA
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