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University of Maryland-College Park Reviews

Based on 68 Reviews
College Park, MD
College Review
Career PreparationB+
Students and CultureA-
FacilitiesA-
Activities and GroupsA-
A-
Excellent
Study Areas, Degree Popularity

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

*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
Accounting
325
159
Business Administration and Management, General
85
372
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
0
Business/commerce, General
1
0
16
Economics, General
388
15
12
Family and Consumer Sciences/human Sciences, General
0
Finance, General
319
157
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration, General
0
International Business/trade/commerce
60
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
140
79
Management Science
42
Marketing, Other
35
Marketing/marketing Management, General
216
Operations Management and Supervision
0
Organizational Leadership
0
Sales and Marketing Operations/marketing and Distribution Teacher Education
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African-American/black Studies
7
9
American/united States Studies/civilization
37
4
3
Anthropology
43
12
9
Archives/archival Administration
0
Asian-American Studies
0
Chinese Language and Literature
16
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
8
3
Comparative Literature
0
2
Demography and Population Studies
4
Developmental and Child Psychology
0
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
0
East Asian Studies
12
Educational Psychology
8
0
6
Family and Community Services
181
2
4
Family Resource Management Studies, General
0
Gay/lesbian Studies
8
History, General
154
15
12
Housing and Human Environments, General
0
Jewish/judaic Studies
12
2
0
Latin American Studies
11
Library and Information Science
110
1
Library Science, Other
0
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services, Other
0
0
3
Linguistics
29
0
8
Marriage and Family Therapy/counseling
10
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other
21
78
62
0
Museology/museum Studies
1
Philosophy
40
2
4
Political Science and Government, General
291
5
18
Psychology, General
363
13
10
Psychology, Other
0
Public Policy Analysis, General
131
6
10
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
2
Russian Studies
1
Science, Technology and Society
2
Social Sciences, General
16
Social Sciences, Other
0
Sociology
126
11
8
Theatre Literature, History and Criticism
0
1
Urban Studies/affairs
20
Women's Studies
13
4
19
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/space Engineering
82
40
21
Architecture
47
24
4
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
3
8
Chemical Engineering
66
6
5
City/urban, Community and Regional Planning
0
0
Civil Engineering, General
118
41
23
Computer Engineering, General
52
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
120
41
28
Engineering
0
155
29
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other
0
Engineering, Other
36
22
5
Environmental Science
60
13
5
Housing and Human Environments, Other
0
Interior Architecture
0
Land Use Planning and Management/development
30
Landscape Architecture
12
4
Materials Engineering
33
5
11
Mechanical Engineering
296
29
25
Natural Resources/conservation, General
0
Nuclear Engineering
0
1
Telecommunications Engineering
118
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agricultural Teacher Education
0
0
0
Applied Mathematics, General
4
0
19
Arabic Language and Literature
23
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
22
3
6
Art Teacher Education
10
Business Teacher Education
0
Chinese Language and Literature
16
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
71
2
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
16
1
9
Creative Writing
13
Curriculum and Instruction
154
0
15
Education, General
0
0
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other
0
Educational Assessment, Testing, and Measurement
0
0
0
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
30
0
36
Educational Statistics and Research Methods
4
7
2
Elementary Education and Teaching
64
0
0
English Language and Literature, General
183
4
6
English/language Arts Teacher Education
0
Family and Consumer Sciences/home Economics Teacher Education
0
Foreign Language Teacher Education
0
French Language and Literature
20
5
2
German Language and Literature
11
3
3
Health Teacher Education
189
0
6
Iranian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
9
Italian Language and Literature
5
Japanese Language and Literature
18
Junior High/intermediate/middle School Education and Teaching
11
Kindergarten/preschool Education and Teaching
21
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies
0
Mathematics Teacher Education
0
Music Teacher Education
9
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
0
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
2
Russian Language and Literature
7
0
Science Teacher Education/general Science Teacher Education
0
0
Secondary Education and Teaching
29
0
0
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
0
0
Social Studies Teacher Education
0
Spanish Language and Literature
51
1
1
Special Education and Teaching, General
23
59
0
6
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
317
5
7
Speech-Language Pathology/pathologist
23
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
0
Technical Teacher Education
0
Technology Teacher Education/industrial Arts Teacher Education
0
0
0
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Analysis and Functional Analysis
0
Astronomy
15
5
6
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
5
6
4
Biochemistry
59
2
9
Biological and Physical Sciences
15
14
Biology/biological Sciences, General
548
37
12
Biophysics
0
2
Botany/plant Biology
0
0
Cell/cellular and Molecular Biology
0
8
Chemical Physics
1
6
Chemistry, General
47
6
24
Computational Mathematics
0
Conservation Biology
14
Ecology, Evolution, Systematics and Population Biology, Other
0
1
Entomology
0
3
3
Epidemiology
1
Geography
79
1
8
Geology/earth Science, General
7
3
1
Mathematics, General
148
4
15
Microbiology, General
0
Molecular Biology
7
Neuroscience
3
0
7
Physical Sciences
22
Physics, General
66
7
37
Statistics, General
9
3
8
Systems Science and Theory
0
0
Zoology/animal Biology
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences, General
289
25
25
Computer Programming/programmer, General
0
Human Computer Interaction
3
Information Science/studies
121
81
Information Technology
50
Systems Engineering
8
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminal Justice/police Science
0
Criminology
385
25
14
Pre-Law Studies
1
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Audiology/audiologist
8
Clinical/medical Laboratory Assistant
0
Clinical/medical Laboratory Technician
0
Dental Hygiene/hygienist
0
Dietetics/dietitian
0
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
0
Gerontology
2
Health Services Administration
13
0
Health/medical Preparatory Programs, Other
0
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
245
5
4
Maternal and Child Health
2
Medical Radiologic Technology/science - Radiation Therapist
0
Nutrition Sciences
0
0
Physical Therapy/therapist
0
Pre-Dentistry Studies
0
Pre-Medicine/pre-Medical Studies
0
Pre-Pharmacy Studies
0
Pre-Veterinary Studies
0
Public Health, General
31
5
Public Health, Other
48
Toxicology
0
0
Veterinary Medicine
31
Veterinary Sciences/veterinary Clinical Sciences, General
0
3
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agricultural Economics
27
8
14
Agricultural Engineering
85
0
0
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other
0
7
Agriculture, General
30
6
1
1
Agronomy and Crop Science
0
0
Animal Sciences, General
56
2
4
Ecology
83
Food Science
67
4
10
Forestry, General
0
Horticultural Science
0
0
Poultry Science
0
Soil Science and Agronomy, General
0
Turf and Turfgrass Management
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Crafts/craft Design, Folk Art and Artisanry
0
Dance, General
12
3
Design and Applied Arts, Other
0
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General
33
Dramatic/theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other
0
Fashion/apparel Design
0
Film/cinema/video Studies
16
Fine and Studio Arts Management
0
Fine/studio Arts, General
80
2
Music Performance, General
35
Music, General
11
47
18
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
1
2
Technical Theatre/theatre Design and Technology
5
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Journalism
146
22
5
Radio and Television
0
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Foodservice Systems Administration/management
0
0
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
0
0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies, Other
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Apparel and Accessories Marketing Operations
0
Apparel and Textiles, General
0
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Private Loan Options
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  • Multiple repayment options including: full principal and interest, interest-only, deferred, and flat payment
  • Flexible payment terms ranging from 5, 8, 10, and 15 years2
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  • No origination, application and processing fees, no fees for early repayment
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  • No interest payments!1
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  • Innovative alternative to traditional student loans.
  • Grace period after graduation before payments begin.
  • Pause payments for certain life events.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at University of Maryland-College Park

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biology/biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Engineering
Gay/lesbian Studies
Human Computer Interaction
Information Science/studies
Information Technology
Library and Information Science
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Museology/museum Studies
Public Health, General
Public Health, Other
Social Sciences, General
Statistics, General
Women's Studies

*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
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship
Didactic Program in Dietetics
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Clinical doctoral program in Audiology
Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
Commission on English Language Program Accreditation
English Language (Maryland English Institute)
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs (University Counseling Center)
Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
Counseling Psychology (COPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
School Psychology (SCPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
Council on Education for Public Health
Public Health (PHG) - Graduate level school of public health
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
Alumni & Student Reviews
B+ Great
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 17 Reviews
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 1997
I don't recall. It has been a long time since I was affiliated with the University.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Criminology , Class of 1983
I don't know.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
History, Class of 1992
Alumni programs
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS in Human Resources, Class of 1997
Not sure
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Communication, Class of 2011
Alumni events, on-campus activities.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Law enforcemeny, dpanish, theatre, Class of 1982
No idea. Counseling career office
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Theatre, Class of 1973
great extracurricular theater activities, great hands-on classes
Rated January 2016
Alumni
History, Class of 1997
no idea
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Microbiology , Class of 1978
Masters of Applied Biology, which requires a certain skill set in biotechnology. Student pre-professional clubs which network with local physicians, dentists etc.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Information Systems Management, Class of 2010
Unknown
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 17 Reviews
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 1997
I felt like U of MD was full of rich kids. I was NOT wealthy and didn't exactly match the other kids.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Criminology , Class of 1983
Long time ago but friendly. Large school.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
History, Class of 1992
Diverse
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS in Human Resources, Class of 1997
It was a great college. I felt like the students were happy and I made friends easily
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Communication, Class of 2011
Large, party campus.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Law enforcemeny, dpanish, theatre, Class of 1982
Very mixed. Mostly commuter campus
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Theatre, Class of 1973
varied races and ages
Rated January 2016
Alumni
History, Class of 1997
somewhat diverse
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Microbiology , Class of 1978
Typical state school population. The overarching culture is heading toward one which is actually inhibitory of free speech and civil dialogue.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Information Systems Management, Class of 2010
Online, some interaction in chat rooms
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 17 Reviews
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 1997
I always felt like we were on the cutting edge.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Criminology , Class of 1983
1980s. Computer took up half a room and required punch cards. Had older dorms and newer high rise voed. This was before apartment style dorms. Dining hall large went with 4 highrises
Rated January 2016
Alumni
History, Class of 1992
Average, terrible food
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS in Human Resources, Class of 1997
All was top notch
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Communication, Class of 2011
Decent.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Law enforcemeny, dpanish, theatre, Class of 1982
Ok. Haven't been there in a long time. State school so budget tends to go toward sports
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Theatre, Class of 1973
Labs, classrooms, dorms,dining halls
Rated January 2016
Alumni
History, Class of 1997
it's been over 15 years, I don't know. They were adequate when I was there.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Microbiology , Class of 1978
MOSTLY average, but with 3 new buildings on campus upon which no expense was spared. No faculty raises for years, but 3 gorgeous buildings!
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Information Systems Management, Class of 2010
Online
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 17 Reviews
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 1997
I really don't recall.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Criminology , Class of 1983
Sports partying
Rated January 2016
Alumni
History, Class of 1992
Provocative guest speakers, lots of sports options, theater and cultural events
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS in Human Resources, Class of 1997
Terps basketball
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Communication, Class of 2011
Sororities and fraternities.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Law enforcemeny, dpanish, theatre, Class of 1982
Medieval reenactors!!
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Theatre, Class of 1973
Frats and Sororities, huge arena
Rated January 2016
Alumni
History, Class of 1997
no idea
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Microbiology , Class of 1978
Theater activities are excellent
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Information Systems Management, Class of 2010
N/A
Rated January 2016