What to Know About Tuition & Fees
Get a good understanding of the tuition charges associated with University of Maryland - College Park so that you can plan successfully for your college years. Check out the figures here to know how University of Maryland - College Park's cost measures up to other colleges and universities and if you should arrange for tuition increases.
How Does University of Maryland - College Park Measure Up To Other Schools?
The following table outlines how UMCP measures up to other schools nationally, regionally and by state.
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In-State Tuition Offered
UMCP tuition and fees is dramatically reduced for residents of Maryland. For in-state students, tuition and fees is set at $10,399 for the 2017 - 2018 year, 69.1% off the price charged to out-of-state students. Tuition is $8,481 and fees $1,918.
UMCP out-of-state students paid $33,606 in fees and tuition in 2017 - 2018. $1,918 was for fees, and $31,688 was for tuition.
The following table outlines the costs described above for the 2017 - 2018 school year.
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Tuition and Fees Projection
University of Maryland - College Park tuition and fees for out-of-state students grew at an average yearly rate of 4.8% over the past 5 years. In the same time period, tuition grew by 5.0% and fees grew by 2.2%. Due to this, we estimate the cost of tuition and fees this year will total $35,216.
For a two-year degree, we estimate tuition and fees will be $72,118 and for a four year degree to be $151,311. This does not cover additional charges including room and board, books, and transportation.
The following chart shows projected upcoming fees and tuition which includes residency based discounts for undergraduates at UMCP.
Due to inflation and other factors, the price of college has a tendency to grow every year. For this reason your final year of college could be much more than your initial year.
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