List of Universities & Colleges in Maryland, United States

The American state of Maryland borders Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia to its south and west; Pennsylvania to its north; and Delaware to its east. Maryland is a major center for life sciences research and development, with more than 350 biotechnology companies located there. As a student, if you plan to study there, here is some information that might be useful for you .about the colleges &universities in Maryland.


Universities in Maryland with Maximum Number of International Students

Maryland is ranked #18 among all American states in terms of the number of foreign students studying in its universities & colleges. As of 2015, there were 16,862 international students studying in Maryland out of which 11 % were Indian students.

  1. University of Maryland, College Park
  2. Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore
  3. Montgomery College, Rockville
  4. University of Maryland, Baltimore
  5. Towson University, Towson


Maryland (MD) is home to many old & historic educational institutions. Here’s a look at the best among them:

Top Universities & Colleges in Maryland

Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore


Considered to be the 1st research university in the USA, the John Hopkins University (JHU) was established in 1876 thanks to a generous donation by American philanthropist John Hopkins. JHU now has campuses in Washington DC, Italy, China & Singapore. John Hopkins School of Medicine, School of Nursing & Bloomberg School of Public Health are all top ranked in not just the US but also across the world.

    1. University of Maryland, College Park
    2. Loyola University Maryland, Baltimore
    3. St. Mary’s College of Maryland, St. Mary’s City
    4. Towson University, Towson
    5. Salisbury University
    6. Goucher College, Baltimore
    7. McDaniel College, Westminster
    8. Washington College, Chestertown
    9. University of Baltimore

List of Public Universities & Colleges in Maryland

  1. Bowie State University, Bowie
  2. Coppin State University,    Baltimore
  3. Frostburg State University, Frostburg
  4. Morgan State University, Baltimore
  5. Salisbury University, Salisbury
  6. St. Mary’s College of Maryland,    St. Mary’s City
  7. Towson University, Towson
  8. United States Naval Academy, Annapolis
  9. University of Maryland, Baltimore    
  10. University of Maryland, Baltimore County    
  11. University of Maryland, College Park    
  12. University of Maryland, Eastern Shore    
  13. University of Maryland University College, Adelphi
  14. University of Maryland, Biotechnology Institute,    Baltimore
  15. University of Maryland, Environmental Science, Cambridge
  16. Universities at Shady Grove, Rockville
  17. Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda

List of Community Colleges in Maryland

List of Private Universities in Maryland

  1. Capitol Technology University, Laurel
  2. Goucher College, Towson
  3. Hood College, Frederick
  4. Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore
  5. Loyola University Maryland, Baltimore
  6. Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore
  7. Maryland University of Integrative Health, Laurel
  8. McDaniel College, Westminster
  9. Mount St. Mary’s University, Emmitsburg
  10. Notre Dame of Maryland University, Baltimore
  11. St. John’s College, Annapolis
  12. Stevenson University   
  13. Washington Adventist University, Takoma Park
  14. Washington College, Chestertown
  15. Capital Bible Seminary, Lanham
  16. Ner Israel Rabbinical College, Baltimore
  17. St. Mary’s Seminary and University, Baltimore
  18. Breakthrough Bible College, National Harbor, Maryland

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