Maryland Private Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

How much does it cost to attend private college in Maryland?   The average annual in-state four year, not for profit private college tuition in Maryland was $33,465 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $2,799 from the 2015-2016 average of $30,666 and represents a 9.13% annual increase. The list of Maryland private colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 21 private colleges and universities in Maryland, the most popular being Johns Hopkins University with 14,600 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $53,740. Johns Hopkins University is the most expensive private school in Maryland with an in-state tuition of $53,740.

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 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore Maryland Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Capitol College
Laurel, 509 Students
$24,708 36 45
DeVry University Maryland
Bethesda, 50 Students
$15,835 - -
Fortis College Landover
Landover, 541 Students
$14,811 - -
Goucher College
Baltimore, 1,536 Students
$43,412 - -
Hood College
Frederick, 1,174 Students
$38,910 - -
Johns Hopkins University  Best Value
Baltimore, 14,600 Students
$53,740 98 70
Loyola University Maryland
Baltimore, 4,271 Students
$47,520 - -
Maple Springs Baptist Bible College and Seminary
Capitol Heights, 10 Students
$5,280 - -
Maryland Institute College of Art  Best Value
Baltimore, 1,986 Students
$46,870 75 44
McDaniel College
Westminster, 1,654 Students
$43,260 71 68
Mount St Mary's University
Emmitsburg, 2,000 Students
$39,975 63 54
Ner Israel Rabbinical College
Baltimore, 398 Students
$12,400 - -
Notre Dame of Maryland University
Baltimore, 953 Students
$35,600 42 51
Purdue Global Hagerstown Campus
Hagerstown, 135 Students
$13,356 - -
Sojourner Douglass College
Baltimore, 910 Students
$9,630 - -
St John's College  Best Value
Annapolis, 514 Students
$52,734 83 64
Stevenson University
Stevenson, 2,800 Students
$33,690 53 48
University of Phoenix Maryland Campus
Columbia, 1 Students
$9,480 - -
Washington Adventist University
Takoma Park, 812 Students
$22,300 34 47
Washington Bible College Capital Bible Seminary
Lanham, 229 Students
$12,990 - -