St. Mary’s College of Maryland Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in St. Mary’s City, MD, St. Mary’s College of Maryland is one of the best universities in the state of Maryland. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for St. Mary’s College of Maryland in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is St. Mary’s College of Maryland.

18952 E. Fisher Road St. Mary’s City, MD 20686-3001
Phone: (800) 492-7181
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Rankings: St. Mary’s College of Maryland

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 92
Score: 52
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.8
Graduation and retention ranking: 65
Average freshman retention rate: 89.2%
6-year graduation rate: 75.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 73%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): 2
Faculty resources ranking: 113
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 63.9%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 1.8%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 12:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 83.3%
Student selectivity ranking: 74
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1150-1340
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 47%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 78%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 51.8%
Financial resources rank: 145
Alumni giving rank: 185
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 17.0%

St. Mary’s College of Maryland History

Essential Facts: St. Mary’s College of Maryland

Ranking: #99 National Liberal Arts College (2017)
Acceptance rate: 80.00% (2019-20)
Tuition: in-state $11,880 / out-of-state $27,640 (2019)
Mascot: Seahawk
Founded: 1840
President: Tuajuanda C. Jordan

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 82%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 0%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 0%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 70%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 60%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance mandatory, class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: choral groups, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook