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2021 Top Maryland Men's D1 Football Schools

2 Colleges
$21,408 Avg Tuition & Fees*
28% Avg 4-Year Grad Rate*

With all of the options student athletes have for higher education today, it can be tough to choose which direction to take. Our mission at College Factual is to arm you with as much information as we can to help you make that decision. Our Best Colleges for Division I Men's Football in Maryland ranking is one tool we have developed to help in this regard.

Our analysis looked at 2 schools in Maryland to determine which ones were the best for D1 Men's Football athletes in Maryland. Instead of depending on subjective information, we focus on objective factors to determine this ranking. These factors include such things as the athletic competitiveness of the school and the school's overall quality. This means that a school must provide students with a great education in addition to having a good sports team if it wants to rank well.

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Top Colleges in Maryland for D1 Men's Football athletes in Maryland

See which schools came out on top of our ranking:


Towson University

Towson, Maryland

Our 2021 rankings named Towson University the best school for D1 Men’s Football athletes in Maryland working on their bachelor’s degree. Towson University is a large public school located in Towson, Maryland that handed out 4,786 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

The FCS Men’s Football team at Towson brought home $4,822,097 in revenue in a single year. The team has a respectable academic progress rate of 969.

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Morgan State University

Baltimore, Maryland

Out of the 2 schools in Maryland that were part of this year’s ranking, Morgan State University landed the #2 spot on the list. Morgan State is a public institution located in Baltimore, Maryland. The school has a medium-sized population, and it awarded 1,091 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

On the financial side of things, the FCS Men’s Football team at Morgan State made $3,367,780 in revenue. The academic progress rate of the team is 940.

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Notes and References


*Avg Tuition and Fees and Avg 4-Year Grad Rate are for the top 2 schools only.


  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of our data about colleges.
  • Revenue and expense information comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s Equity in Athletics Data Analysis (EADA) website.
  • The academic progress rate (APR) of each team was made available by the NCAA.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Information about the national average student loan default rate is from the U.S. Department of Education and refers to data about the 2016 borrower cohort tracking period for which the cohort default rate (CDR) was 10.1%.

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