University of Maryland Eastern Shore: Review & Facts

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University of Maryland Eastern Shore is a medium four-year, public school with 4,465 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1886 and is the only school located in Princess Anne, Maryland.

University of Maryland Eastern Shore is one of the Historically Black College or University institutions (HBCU).

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
48
Fair
University of Maryland Eastern Shore will give you the opportunity to get a 1-year certificate, bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

University of Maryland Eastern Shore implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 48 majors. The most popular concentrations are Criminal Justice, Medical, Sociology and Anthropology, Pharmacy, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
68%
Bad
It is worthwhile 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 are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at University of Maryland Eastern Shore is relatively low at 68% (below Maryland average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at University of Maryland Eastern Shore is low: 35%. Around 29% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Maryland Eastern Shore is pretty decent: 15:1. Learn more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,800
High
Average tuition price is slightly high - about $14,100 a year. The additional fees at University of Maryland Eastern Shore not covered by tuition are about $2,700, which comes to a total of $16,800 per academic year.

Read the details about University of Maryland Eastern Shore 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



Acceptance
Rate
49%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 7,249 applications were submitted and 3,556 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to enroll at this school.

University of Maryland Eastern Shore might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at University of Maryland Eastern Shore in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,000
Medium
University of Maryland Eastern Shore offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Maryland Eastern Shore, 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
D-
Unsafe
University of Maryland Eastern Shore provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 2,300 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low - nearly $5,000 a year.

Based on the college crime information, University of Maryland Eastern Shore seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Maryland Eastern Shore Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Maryland Eastern Shore, J.T. Williams Hall, Princess Anne, Maryland 21853-1299, USA
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