Private Colleges in Maryland

The 2023 Directory of Maryland Private Colleges and Costs

Maryland Private Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2022

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 $35,995 for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is a change of ($225) from the 2019-2020 average of $36,220 and represents a -0.62% annual decline. The list of Maryland private colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 20 private colleges and universities in Maryland, the most popular being Johns Hopkins University with 17,255 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $58,720. Johns Hopkins University is the most expensive private school in Maryland with an in-state tuition of $58,720.

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.

<Academic 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 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Explore Maryland Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Capitol College

Laurel, Maryland

$25,830 NA NA
DeVry University Maryland

Bethesda, Maryland

$15,835 NA NA
Fortis College Landover

Landover, Maryland

$15,411 NA NA
Goucher College

Baltimore, Maryland

$48,000 64 72
Hood College

Frederick, Maryland

$42,510 NA NA
Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, Maryland

$58,720 97 98
Loyola University Maryland

Baltimore, Maryland

$52,130 NA NA
Maple Springs Baptist Bible College and Seminary

Capitol Heights, Maryland

$5,280 NA NA
Maryland Institute College of Art

Baltimore, Maryland

$50,160 NA NA
McDaniel College

Westminster, Maryland

$46,336 NA NA
Mount St Mary's University

Emmitsburg, Maryland

$43,250 53 44
Ner Israel Rabbinical College

Baltimore, Maryland

$13,200 NA NA
Notre Dame of Maryland University

Baltimore, Maryland

$38,295 NA NA
Purdue Global Hagerstown Campus

Hagerstown, Maryland

$13,356 NA NA
Sojourner Douglass College

Baltimore, Maryland

$9,630 NA NA
St John's College

Annapolis, Maryland

$35,000 68 54
Stevenson University

Stevenson, Maryland

$35,504 NA NA
University of Phoenix Maryland Campus

Columbia, Maryland

$9,480 NA NA
Washington Adventist University

Takoma Park, Maryland

$23,400 NA NA
Washington College

Chestertown, Maryland

$48,678 NA NA