College of Southern Maryland

The College of Southern Maryland is a regionally accredited college that serves students intending to transfer to four-year colleges or who are seeking immediate career entry. Students also attend CSM to upgrade job skills or for personal enrichment. With four locations, CSM offers an array of associate's degree programs and brokers several bachelor-degree programs locally through partnerships with colleges and universities. With over 21,000 credit and continuing education students, CSM offers over 120 programs of study as well as hundreds of continuing education courses and cultural enrichment activities.

La Plata Campus
8730 Mitchell Road, P.O. Box 910, La Plata, MD 20646

Leonardtown Campus
22950 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650

Prince Frederick Campus
115 J.W. Williams Road, Prince Frederick, MD 20678

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Type of Institution: Public 2-year

Fall 2008 Total Enrollment: 8,240
Male: 2,932    Female: 5,308
Full-time: 3,302    Part-time: 4,938

2009-2010 Tuition and Mandatory Fees for Maryland Residents:
Full-time Tuition per year: $2,400
Part-time Tuition cost per credit hour: $100
Mandatory fees (FT): $552
Mandatory fees (PT): $23

Degrees or Awards: Certificate, Letter of Recognition, Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Applied Science

Calendar: Fall, spring, and summer semesters; mini-sessions, online courses, and weekend college.

Entry Requirements: Open admissions. English, math and reading placement tests are used to secure proper placement.

Application Deadlines: Rolling Admissions

Title IV Code: 002064