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University of Maryland, College Park

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The University of Maryland, College Park (often referred to as The University of Maryland, Maryland, UM, UMD, or UMCP) is a public research university located in the city of College Park in Prince George's County, Maryland, approximately 8 miles (13 km) from Washington, D.C. Founded in 1856, the University of Maryland is the flagship institution of the University System of Maryland. It is considered a Public Ivy institution, meaning it is a public university with a quality of education comparable to those of the private Ivy League

Country United States
School name University of Maryland, College Park
City Maryland
Degree Bachelor, Maser, PhD
Faculty
(Undergraduate)
School of Engineering
College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
College of Arts and Humanities
School of Music
College of Behavioral and Social Sciences
College of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences
College of Education
College of Information Studies
Philip Merrill College of Journalism
School of Business
School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation
School of Public Health
School of Public Policy
Faculty
(Graduate)
School of Engineering
College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
College of Arts and Humanities
School of Music
College of Behavioral and Social Sciences
College of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences
College of Education
College of Information Studies
Philip Merrill College of Journalism
School of Business
School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation
School of Public Health
School of Public Policy
Coed/Woman Coeducation
Establishment Public
Language used in the class English
Religious background N/A
Year of foundation 1856
The number of students (Undergraduate) 26,826
The number of students (Graduate) 10,805
Test required for admission Documents screening, TOEFL, GRE
% applicants admitted 41.9
The number of foreign students N/A
ARWU Rank (2013 ranking) 38
QS Rank (2013 rankings) 116
THE Rank (2013 rankings) 108
Address College Park, MD 20742 USA
Link to official website http://www.umd.edu/
Link to contact website http://www.admissions.umd.edu/