Maryland Academic Quality per Dollar Ranking

The Best Value Colleges in Maryland by Academic Quality per Dollar for 2021

Best Value Colleges in Maryland by Academic Quality per Dollar

These are the Maryland schools which appear on CollegeCalc's Best Value Colleges in America ranking and represent the colleges providing the finest education balanced against an affordable average net price. The best value in Maryland ranking goes to Johns Hopkins University with a 97th percentile national academic rank for a comparatively affordable $28,999 average net price.

Academic Rating is a CollegeCalc rating of a college's overall academics and effectiveness. The score ranges from zero to one hundred, with fifty being the median for all eligible colleges. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average price paid by students. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our rating methodology.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2019/2020 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2019/2020 academic year.

Maryland's Best Value Colleges by Academic Quality per Dollar
College Net Price Rating Value
#1 Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, Private Not For Profit

$28,999 97 97
#2 University of Maryland College Park

College Park, Public Not For Profit

$17,723 81 82
#3 St Mary's College of Maryland

St. Mary's City, Public Not For Profit

$20,996 74 72
#4 University of Maryland Baltimore County

Baltimore, Public Not For Profit

$17,094 66 66