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Colleges in Maryland

There are 52 colleges in Maryland, 30 public and 22 private, offering a wide range of programs and majors. Maryland has both small schools (defined as less than 2000 students) and "very large" ones (10,000 or more students) and everything in between, including community colleges, in urban and rural environments.


The University of Maryland in Baltimore is known as "The Founding Campus" as it is the first public university in the state. Located in downtown Baltimore, it features the University of Maryland School of Law, School of Medicine, and Dental School, the first dental school in the world.


The University of Maryland in College Park is the flagship institution of the University System of Maryland, located just outside of Washington, D.C. It's the largest university in the state and the largest in the Washington Metropolitan Area, and this proximity has led to extensive research partnerships with the U.S. Federal Government.


Johns Hopkins University is a renowned private research university based in Baltimore. For 31 consecutive years, Johns Hopkins has been ranked #1 in total science, medical, and engineering research and development spending by the National Science Foundation.


The United States Naval Academy is located in Annapolis.

Other Maryland colleges include Towson University in Towson, Bowie State University in Bowie, Coppin State University in Baltimore, Morgan State University in Baltimore, University of Baltimore, University of Maryland-Baltimore County, and many more.


Cappex has tons of resources for students considering a college in Maryland, including plenty of ways to help you find and apply for scholarships. Begin by browsing the complete list of colleges and universities below.


Colleges in Maryland

School Scholarships Available
Allegany College of Maryland No scholarships
Anne Arundel Community College No scholarships
Bais HaMedrash and Mesivta of Baltimore No scholarships
Baltimore City Community College No scholarships
Bethel Seminary of the East No scholarships
Bowie State University 2 scholarships
Capitol College 24 scholarships
Carroll Community College No scholarships
Cecil College No scholarships
Chesapeake College No scholarships
College of Southern Maryland No scholarships
Coppin State University 12 scholarships
Frederick Community College 1 scholarships
Frostburg State University 182 scholarships
Garrett College No scholarships
Goucher College 10 scholarships
Hagerstown Community College No scholarships
Harford Community College No scholarships
Hood College 13 scholarships
Howard Community College 2 scholarships
Johns Hopkins University 1 scholarships
Loyola University Maryland 7 scholarships
Maple Springs Baptist Bible College and Seminary No scholarships
Maryland Institute College of Art - MICA 19 scholarships
Maryland University of Integrative Health No scholarships
McDaniel College 8 scholarships
Montgomery College 5 scholarships
Morgan State University 5 scholarships
Mount St Mary's University 14 scholarships
National Labor College 10 scholarships
Ner Israel Rabbinical College No scholarships
Notre Dame of Maryland University 7 scholarships
Prince George's Community College No scholarships
Salisbury University 85 scholarships
Sojourner-Douglass College 2 scholarships
St John's College 2 scholarships
St Mary's College of Maryland 8 scholarships
St Mary's Seminary & University No scholarships
Stevenson University 12 scholarships
The Community College of Baltimore County No scholarships
Towson University 276 scholarships
United States Naval Academy 7 scholarships
University of Baltimore 23 scholarships
University of Maryland Eastern Shore 8 scholarships
University of Maryland-Baltimore No scholarships
University of Maryland-Baltimore County 23 scholarships
University of Maryland-College Park 133 scholarships
University of Maryland-University College 67 scholarships
Washington Adventist University 4 scholarships
Washington College 7 scholarships
Wor-Wic Community College No scholarships
Yeshiva College of the Nations Capital No scholarships