Colleges in Maryland

There are 139 Colleges in Maryland, serving a population of 5,996,079 people in an area of 9,707 square miles. There is 1 College per 43,137 people, and 1 College per 69 square miles.

The state of Maryland is ranked 54th in Colleges per capita, and 8th in Colleges per square mile.

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Maryland College Statistics

Find Maryland College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Maryland College Enrollment
 MarylandUnited States
College/Grad School Enrollment471,138 (30.5%)22,570,897 (27.7%)
Maryland Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 MarylandUnited States
Some College, No Degree779,171 (18.9%)45,027,332 (20.6%)
Associate's Degree273,518 (6.6%)18,338,323 (8.4%)
Bachelor's Degree877,641 (21.3%)42,470,927 (19.4%)
Graduate/Professional Degree752,924 (18.3%)26,396,124 (12.1%)
Maryland Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 MarylandUnited States
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher1,630,56568,867,051
Arts, Humanities & Others365,964 (22.4%)15,676,993 (22.8%)
Business294,117 (18.0%)14,029,435 (20.4%)
Education158,129 (9.7%)8,575,633 (12.5%)
Science & Engineering668,430 (41.0%)24,078,223 (35.0%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields143,925 (8.8%)6,506,767 (9.4%)