University of Maryland-Baltimore County

Baltimore, MD
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University of Maryland-Baltimore County Reviews

Based on 28 Reviews
1000 Hilltop Circle Baltimore, MD
College Review
Career PreparationA
Students and CultureA
FacilitiesA-
Activities and GroupsB+
A-
Excellent
Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at University of Maryland-Baltimore County

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Women's Studies
14
1
Sociology
71
18
Social Work
119
Social Sciences, Other
11
Public Policy Analysis, General
14
9
Public Administration
0
Psychology, General
321
Political Science and Government, General
98
Philosophy
9
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other
21
115
45
12
International/global Studies
12
Intercultural/multicultural and Diversity Studies
12
History, General
66
7
Ethics
0
Developmental and Child Psychology
1
3
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology, Other
21
10
Asian Studies/civilization
13
1
Anthropology
21
Ancient Studies/civilization
9
American/united States Studies/civilization
10
0
African-American/black Studies
3
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Statistics, General
3
9
5
Physics, Other
2
3
Physics, General
13
8
3
Neuroscience
0
1
Molecular Biology
12
Mathematics, General
81
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
0
1
Geography
17
6
3
Chemistry, General
12
4
4
Cell/cellular Biology and Histology
2
Biotechnology
2
Biology/biological Sciences, General
327
9
7
Bioinformatics
5
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
74
Biochemistry
1
1
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Systems Engineering
15
3
Information Science/studies
170
159
40
6
Computer/information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
66
0
Computer Science
138
50
8
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
26
Science Teacher Education/general Science Teacher Education
0
Physics Teacher Education
0
Mathematics Teacher Education
0
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
43
4
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
46
English Language and Literature/letters, Other
1
English Language and Literature, General
57
Educational/instructional Technology
0
Education, General
84
0
Curriculum and Instruction
32
81
Chemistry Teacher Education
3
Biology Teacher Education
0
Applied Mathematics, General
5
3
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Mechanical Engineering
94
14
1
6
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
16
Environmental Studies
23
Environmental Science
33
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
3
5
Computer Engineering, General
42
8
1
Civil Engineering, General
2
1
Chemical Engineering
44
2
4
Biotechnology
2
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Labor and Industrial Relations
10
Finance, General
3
Economics, General
158
4
E-Commerce/electronic Commerce
0
Business/managerial Economics
1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
0
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
14
39
3
Accounting
38
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
101
Gerontology
0
0
2
Emergency Medical Technology/technician (Emt Paramedic)
12
4
1
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Mass Communication/media Studies
73
2
Design and Visual Communications, General
24
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Visual and Performing Arts, General
0
Music, Other
0
Music, General
22
Fine/studio Arts, General
26
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General
12
Design and Applied Arts, Other
7
Dance, General
14
Acting
6
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
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Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at University of Maryland-Baltimore County

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer/information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
Curriculum and Instruction
Education, General
Educational/instructional Technology
Emergency Medical Technology/technician (Emt Paramedic)
Information Science/studies
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

School Accreditation Information
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs (University of Maryland - Baltimore County Counseling Center)
Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
National Association of Schools of Dance, Commission on Accreditation
Dance (DANCE) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and non-degree-granting programs
Alumni & Student Reviews
A Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 7 Reviews
Alumni
psychology, Class of 1985
Much discussion about graduate school degrees for furthering our education.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
management of aging services, Class of 2012
Not sure. Didn't use
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA Psychology, Class of 1996
IT and bioinformatics
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Mechanical Engineering, Class of 2015
Internships, school career center, outside connections
Rated January 2016
Alumni
History and Political Science, Class of 2012
Connection to people who are working in that field
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Arts, Class of 2001
Internships
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Computer Science, Class of 1996
None that I am aware of.
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 7 Reviews
Alumni
psychology, Class of 1985
Mostly middle-class.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
management of aging services, Class of 2012
Mixed cultures
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA Psychology, Class of 1996
Motivated students more interested in learning than partying.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Mechanical Engineering, Class of 2015
The students are very culturally diverse
Rated January 2016
Alumni
History and Political Science, Class of 2012
Driven
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Arts, Class of 2001
Academians.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Computer Science, Class of 1996
Difficult to judge, I worked 40+ hours when going to school. Never interacted much.
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 7 Reviews
Alumni
psychology, Class of 1985
Mostly a commuter college with a few dorms and apartments. Excllent student union building and excellent library.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
management of aging services, Class of 2012
Some great and some desperately need updates
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA Psychology, Class of 1996
There are dorms but the majority of students commute. Because it is both undergraduate and graduate there is much opportunity for networking and finding a career. Nice swimming pool and a great library.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Mechanical Engineering, Class of 2015
The dining areas need to be expanded the lines get way too long during peak eating times. The labs are good. The classrooms are good however, the school places classes inside classrooms that are too small to hold everyone enrolled.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
History and Political Science, Class of 2012
The class sizes were nice and small
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Arts, Class of 2001
All of the above.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Computer Science, Class of 1996
Good computer lab. Up to date technology. Did not live on campus.
Rated January 2016
B+ Great
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 7 Reviews
Alumni
psychology, Class of 1985
Sports was popular although I have zero interest in it myself.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
management of aging services, Class of 2012
No idea. Chess club is big
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA Psychology, Class of 1996
All the usual clubs so people can find connections. The focus is on learning though.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Mechanical Engineering, Class of 2015
Groups and activities do are not very popular or advertised at school.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
History and Political Science, Class of 2012
I went to a subcampus and all of our student groups were pretty active in their own ways
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Arts, Class of 2001
Meyerhoff Scholars
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Computer Science, Class of 1996
Did not participate.
Rated January 2016