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University of Maryland-Baltimore County Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Recommendations: Recommended
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

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AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

1000 Hilltop Circle Baltimore, MD 21250
Phone: (410) 455-1000
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University of Maryland-Baltimore County
  • Located in Baltimore, MD
  • Public
  • 12,888 students enrolled
  • 61% admitted
  • $8,204 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Harley from Elkridge, MD
  • Nov-14-2017 I am a current student here

    See if you can arrange a face to face meeting with an advisor from the department (or several departments if you are not sure about your major). Ask questions, take a tour of the campus, really check it out before you make any final decisions.

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  • Olivia
  • Oct-08-2017 I am a current student here

    Some tips for prospective students: The course load can be hard, depending on what you take; so, I would recommend taking fewer credits your first semester (maybe 12, which is usually 4 classes) to make it easier on yourself. Also, if you have any problems, don't be afraid to ask people for help. Everyone I've met on campus has been really nice and totally happy to help out.

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  • Jenna from Clarksville, MD
  • Jan-07-2015 I am a current student here

    Do well in High School. UMBC is known for its hard classes, but the classes are so much more interesting especially classes specific to your major. The workload is dependent on what kind of classes you are taking but I didn't find the work any more difficult than what I had In High School.

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  • from Severn, MD
  • Dec-29-2014 I am a current student here

    Do not slack around your freshman year. When you are scheduling for classes be quick about it and don't procrastinate. Join Clubs to get involved with school activities and meet to people. Also have fun but not to much fun.

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  • UMBC Retriever
  • Nov-09-2014 I am a current student here

    Get Involved and make friends with people who will encourage your academic success and push you to do your best! It will make you feel more confident, and will give you a sense of belonging in college.

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