Top Maryland Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 23 top community colleges located throughout Maryland (19 public colleges and 4 private colleges), serving 136,682 students.
  • For Maryland community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,453 per year for in-state students and $9,350 for out-of-state students. (view national tuition costs).
  • Maryland community colleges have a diversity score of 0.65, which is equal to the national average of 0.65 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 48% (majority Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 25:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(MD) School Average
Asian
6%
Hispanic
7%
Black
27%
White
52%
Two or more races
2%
Non Resident
4%
Unknown
2%
MD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top Maryland Community Colleges by Town (2018-19)

  • College Location Students
  • 12401 Willowbrook Rd SE
    Cumberland MD  21502
    (301)784-5000

    3,227 students
  • 101 College Pky
    Arnold MD  21012
    (410)777-2222

    15,274 students
  • 2901 Liberty Heights Avenue
    Baltimore MD  21215
    (410)462-8300

    5,024 students
  • 17 Commerce Street- Commerce Exchange
    Baltimore MD  21202
    (800)624-9926

    501 students
  • 1601 Washington Rd
    Westminster MD  21157
    (410)386-8000

    3,645 students
  • One Seahawk Drive
    North East MD  21901
    4102871006

    2,468 students
  • 1000 College Circle
    Wye Mills MD  21679
    (410)822-5400

    2,426 students
  • 8730 Mitchell Rd
    La Plata MD  20646
    (301)934-2251

    8,411 students
  • 7201 Rossville Blvd.
    Rosedale MD  21237
    (443)840-2222

    22,887 students
  • 7932 Opossumtown Pike
    Frederick MD  21702
    (301)846-2400

    6,031 students
  • 687 Mosser Road
    Mc Henry MD  21541
    3013873000

    675 students
  • 11400 Robinwood Dr
    Hagerstown MD  21742
    2405002000

    4,256 students
  • 401 Thomas Run Rd
    Bel Air MD  21015
    (443)412-2000

    6,714 students
  • 10901 Little Patuxent Pkwy
    Columbia MD  21044
    (443)518-1000

    9,920 students
  • 18618 Crestwood Dr
    Hagerstown MD  21742
    (301)766-3600

    911 students
  • 9325 Snowden River Pky
    Columbia MD  21046
    (410)290-7100

    647 students
  • 10500 georgia ave
    Silver Spring MD  20902
    (301)649-4454

    78 students
  • 51 Mannakee Street
    Rockville MD  20850
    (240)567-5000

    25,517 students
  • 301 Largo Rd
    Upper Marlboro MD  20774
    (301)336-6000

    13,678 students
  • 1520 South Caton Ave
    Halethorpe MD  21227
    (410)644-6400

    582 students
  • 4600 Powder Mill Rd
    Beltsville MD  20705
    (301)937-8448

    388 students
  • 803 Glen Eagles Ct
    Towson MD  21286
    (410)296-5350

    318 students
  • 32000 Campus Drive
    Salisbury MD  21804
    (410)334-2800

    3,104 students
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