Maryland Four Year Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2019

How much does it cost to attend four year college in Maryland?   The average annual in-state four year college tuition in Maryland was $20,405 for the 2017-2018 academic year. This is a change of $1,120 from the 2015-2016 average of $19,285 and represents a 5.81% annual increase. The list of Maryland four year colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 33 four year colleges and universities in Maryland, the most popular being University of Maryland College Park with 34,444 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $8,481. Johns Hopkins University is the most expensive four year school in Maryland with an in-state tuition of $52,170.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Maryland colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Maryland or cheap Maryland colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2017-2018 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Explore Maryland Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Bowie State University
Bowie, 4,351 Students
$5,427 41 71
Capitol College
Laurel, 463 Students
$23,988 36 45
Coppin State University
Baltimore, 2,021 Students
$4,468 34 72
DeVry University Maryland
Bethesda, 50 Students
$15,835 - -
Frostburg State University
Frostburg, 4,384 Students
$6,468 46 71
Goucher College
Baltimore, 1,580 Students
$42,600 - -
Hood College
Frederick, 1,266 Students
$37,400 - -
Johns Hopkins University  Best Value
Baltimore, 13,963 Students
$52,170 98 74
Loyola University Maryland
Baltimore, 4,607 Students
$46,160 - -
Maple Springs Baptist Bible College and Seminary
Capitol Heights, 5 Students
$4,368 - -
Maryland Institute College of Art  Best Value
Baltimore, 1,934 Students
$45,290 78 50
McDaniel College  Best Value
Westminster, 1,641 Students
$41,800 64 64
Morgan State University
Baltimore, 6,736 Students
$5,264 30 51
Mount St Mary's University
Emmitsburg, 1,813 Students
$39,200 67 56
Ner Israel Rabbinical College
Baltimore, 481 Students
$11,900 - -
Notre Dame of Maryland University
Baltimore, 832 Students
$34,800 - -
Purdue Global Hagerstown Campus
Hagerstown, 178 Students
$13,356 - -
Salisbury University
Salisbury, 7,739 Students
$6,982 - -
Sojourner Douglass College
Baltimore, 910 Students
$9,630 - -
St John's College  Best Value
Annapolis, 467 Students
$51,200 85 61