St. Mary's College of Maryland

St. Mary's College of Maryland, the State's public honors college, is committed to providing a liberal arts education of the same high quality found at prestigious private institutions, but with the openness and affordability of a public college. St. Mary's fulfills its mission by offering to a diverse community of scholars a challenging academic program characterized by small classes, opportunities for independent research and study abroad, and faculty of the highest caliber. St. Mary's is committed to a campus that reflects the diversity of the world community and an education that is accessible. The learning experience at St. Mary's College is enhanced by its close-knit community, efficient use of technology, active student life, and breathtaking waterfront location.

18952 East Fisher Road, St. Mary's City, MD 20686

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Type of Institution: Public 4-year

Fall 2008 Total Enrollment: 2,065
Male: 862    Female: 1,203
Full-time: 1,991    Part-time: 74

2009-2010 Tuition and Mandatory Fees for Maryland Residents:
Full-time Tuition per year: $10,472
Part-time Tuition cost per credit hour: $160
Mandatory fees: $2,132

Campus Housing:
Room: $5,135
Board: $3,910

Degrees or Awards: Bachelor's, Master's of Arts in Teaching

Calendar: 2 semesters and summer term available

Entry Requirements: 4 units of English, 3 units of science (2 units must be lab), 2 units of social studies, 1 unit of history, 3 units of math, 2 units of foreign language, and 7 units of electives; above-average grades in college prep. courses; campus visit recommended. Average SAT score for 2007 fall freshmen: (recentered) 1230. Percentage of applicants accepted in fall 2008: 54.8%.

Application Deadlines: January 1 (April 1 notification); Early decision I: November 1 deadline, December 1 notification; Early decision II: December 1 deadline, January 1 notification

Title IV Code: 002095