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University of Maryland Eastern Shore

University of Maryland Eastern Shore is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Princess Anne, MD. The 2019 average net price at University of Maryland Eastern Shore is $16,606. Acceptance rate is 54.11%. The school has a total enrollment of 3,193.
Mission StatementThe University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES), the State's Historically Black 1890 Land Grant...
The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES), the State's Historically Black 1890 Land Grant institution, has its purpose and uniqueness grounded in distinctive learning, discovery, and engagement opportunities in the arts and sciences, education, technology, engineering, agriculture, business, and health professions. UMES is a student-centered, doctoral research degree-granting university known for its nationally accredited undergraduate and graduate programs, applied research, and highly valued graduates. UMES provides individuals, including first generation college students, access to a holistic learning environment that fosters multicultural diversity, academic success, and intellectual and social growth. UMES prepares graduates to address challenges in a global knowledge-based economy, while maintaining its commitment to meeting the workforce and economic development needs of the Eastern Shore, the State, the Nation, and the World.

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Location: Princess Anne, MD
Student Body: 3,193
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Rural
Web Site: www.umes.edu
Acceptance Rate: 54.11%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 54.11%
  • Application Deadline: July 15, 2021
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $35
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $5,312
Out of State/International Tuition: $15,518
In State Grad Tuition: $7,800
Out of State Grad Tuition: $14,496
Room and Board: $9,864
Books and Supplies: $2,000
Other Fees: $2,990
Net Price In-District/State: $16,606
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 505
  • Men / Women Ratio: 208 / 297
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 440 - 530
  • Median SAT Math Range: 430 - 520
  • Median ACT Range: 15 - 20
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: n/a
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 7
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Recommended
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business, Management, Marketing: 14%
  • Protective Services: 14%
  • Biological, Biomedical Science: 11%
  • Health Professions: 8%
  • Engineering Technology: 6%

Academic Programs

University of Maryland Eastern Shore offers 60 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business, Management, Marketing. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsUniversity of Maryland Eastern Shore offers 35 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Computer Science
Engineering Technology
  • Civil Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other Degree
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Health Professions
  • Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other Degree
Human Sciences
  • Family and Consumer Sciences, Human Sciences, General Degree
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Social Sciences
Transportation, Materials Moving
  • Aeronautics, Aviation, Aerospace Science and Technology, General Degree
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsUniversity of Maryland Eastern Shore offers 15 Master's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General Degree
  • Computer and Information Systems Security, Information Assurance Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Counselor Education, School Counseling and Guidance Services Degree
  • Secondary Education and Teaching Degree
  • Special Education and Teaching, General Degree
  • Technology Teacher Education, Industrial Arts Teacher Education Degree
Health Professions
Natural Resources, Conservation
  • Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management Degree
Physical Sciences
Social Sciences
Doctorate Degree ProgramsUniversity of Maryland Eastern Shore offers 8 Doctorate Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
Health Professions
Interdisciplinary Studies
Certificate ProgramsUniversity of Maryland Eastern Shore offers 1 Certificate Programs
Business, Management, Marketing

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 38%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 35%
  • 1st Year Retention: 64%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $36,400
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 3,193
  • Black Students: 70%
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 12%
  • Two or more races: 9%
  • Hispanic Students: 4%
  • Non-resident, alien: 4%
  • Asian Students: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%
  • Unknown: <1%