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Colleges / College of Southern Maryland

About College of Southern Maryland

College of Southern Maryland is a public, state school located in the rural setting of La Plata, MD, less than an hour from Washington, DC.

Founded in 1958, College of Southern Maryland enrolls 8,411 undergrads and no graduate students. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

Admissions Facts About College of Southern Maryland

Acceptance rate: 0%

Does not offer early decision.

Doesn't offer early action.

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What is College of Southern Maryland's acceptance rate?

Admission to College of Southern Maryland is not competitive. College of Southern Maryland accepts around 0 percent of applicants each year.

Is College of Southern Maryland a good school?

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Retention and graduation rates

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61 percent for public schools, and 67 percent for private, non-profit schools.

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College Info

8730 Mitchell Road, PO Box 910 La Plata, MD 20646-0910

Campus Setting: Rural

College of Southern Maryland Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to College of Southern Maryland is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to College of Southern Maryland is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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College of Southern Maryland ACT Scores

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College of Southern Maryland SAT Scores

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College of Southern Maryland Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$6,282

In State

$7,842

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$5,496
$7,056
Fees
$786
$786
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
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Unknown

Student Life

Wondering what life at College of Southern Maryland is like? There are approximately 8,411 students enrolled at College of Southern Maryland. 37% percent of students attend school full-time.

37%

Full Time

63%

Part Time

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

8,411

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

Unknown

Tuition and Fees

In State

$6,282

Out-of-State

$7,842

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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