University of Maryland Eastern Shore.
College

University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Princess Anne, MD4 year degree
$18,048
Out-of-state tuition
39%
Acceptance rate

About University of Maryland Eastern Shore

University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) is a public historically black land-grant university in Princess Anne, Maryland. It is part of the University System of Maryland. It is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity".

Highlights

  • Offers certificate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees
  • 2,799 students
  • 0.29 faculty staff per student
  • Campus housing available
  • www.umes.edu

Notable programs at University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Food Science
Most popular degree

The most popular degrees are Food Science, Biology, Ecology, Accounting, Marketing, Finance, Mathematics, and Engineering.

Acceptance Rates

39%
Acceptance Rate in 2017
950
Avg SAT Scores in 2017

3,053 students out of 7,827 applicants were accepted into University of Maryland Eastern Shore. They had an average SAT score of 950. 88% of people submitted their SAT score along with their applications while 17% chose to submit their ACT score.

Tuition and costs

$18,048
Out-of-state undergraduate tuition (2017)
$8,042
In-state undergraduate tuition (2017)

In 2017, the out-of-state cost of tuition at University of Maryland Eastern Shore was $18,048, while for in-state students it was $8,042. After taking into account financial aid, the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for out-of-state students was $27,389.

The average financial aid at University of Maryland Eastern Shore is $6,332. After factoring this in, out-of-state students pay $11,716 for undergraduate tuition on average.

Financial aid available at University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Family Income Level

Average Discount

67%
Of undergrads receive grants
64%
Of undergrads receive federal loans

67% of undergraduate students at University of Maryland Eastern Shore received grants or loans in 2017.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.

Average student living expenses at University of Maryland Eastern Shore

$9,623
Room & board
$2,000
Books & supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at University of Maryland Eastern Shore was of $9,623 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $2,000.

Diversity at University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Ethnic Mix, 2017

Student Gender Mix, 2017