Maryland Academic Quality per Dollar Ranking

The Best Value Colleges in Maryland by Academic Quality per Dollar for 2023

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 $25,241 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 2021/2022 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021/2022 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

$25,241 97 98
#2 University of Maryland College Park

College Park, Public Not For Profit

$17,643 81 84
#3 St Mary's College of Maryland

St. Mary's City, Public Not For Profit

$20,237 77 81