University of Maryland-Baltimore County : Profile

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1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250
Website: www.umbc.edu
Location: Mid East DE DC MD NJ NY PA

Get a snapshot of University of Maryland-Baltimore County with this general overview, including student enrollment and graduation rates, average test scores, student demographics, and more.

Mission Statement

UMBC is a dynamic public research university integrating teaching, research and service to benefit the citizens of Maryland. As an Honors University, the campus offers academically talented students a strong undergraduate liberal arts foundation that prepares them for graduate and professional study, entry into the workforce, and community service and leadership. UMBC emphasizes science, engineering, information technology, human services and public policy at the graduate level. UMBC contributes to the economic development of the State and the region through entrepreneurial initiatives, workforce training, K-16 partnerships, and technology commercialization in collaboration with public agencies and the corporate community. UMBC is dedicated to cultural and ethnic diversity, social responsibility and lifelong learning.

School Characteristics

Student Population
7518 per year

Length of Study: Public, 4-year or above
Religious Affiliation: Not Applicable

Test Scores & GPA

Average GPA: yes Average ACT: 24 Average SAT: 540

School Profile

Total Enrollment: 13979
Retention Rate: 89%
Graduation Rate: 1555

School Accreditation

National: Yes
Regional: yes
Federal: Yes

Male / Female Enrollment


Total Enrollment


School data was obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

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