UMD Named a Top 10 Best Value Public College by MONEY Magazine

UMD Named a Top 10 Best Value Public College by MONEY Magazine

Bookmark and Share


The University of Maryland ranked No. 10 among public universities according toMONEY Magazine’s inaugural list of Best Value Colleges.  UMD ranked No. 19 overall among U.S. institutions. 

To calculate rankings, MONEY assessed more than 700 colleges in the U.S. based on 24 factors in 3 categories, including educational quality, affordability and alumni success. In addition, MONEY measured comparative value by assessing how well students at each school did vs. what is expected for students with similar economic and academic background, as well as the college’s mix of majors. 

Earlier this year, UMD was also ranked a Best Value College by ForbesPrinceton Review and Kiplinger’s Personal Finance

The full list of MONEY’s Best Value Colleges is available here.

July 13, 2016


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

New Findings Demonstrate How the Food We Eat Affects Biochemical Signals in the Gut

UMD Study Validates Face Recognition Experts, But Shows Humans Perform Best with an AI Partner

UMD Receives Top Recognition in Latest Global Rankings

UMD-led Study Shows How Solar Wind Drops from Gale to Gentle Breeze as It Hits Earth’s Magnetic Field

UMD Study Examines Association of Abortion and Antidepressants

UMD Research Shows Physiological Effects of Mate Separation in Birds

Satellite Study Finds Major Shifts in Global Freshwater

UMD Research Shows Hearing Aids Improve Brain Function and Memory in Older Adults

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts

Connect

social iconsFacebookTwitterLinkedInResearch News RSS Feed
Office of Technology Commercialization
2130 Mitchell Building
7999 Regents Dr.
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742

Phone: 301-405-3947  |  Fax: 301-314-9502
Email: umdtechtransfer@umd.edu

© Copyright 2013 University of Maryland

Did You Know

UMD's Neutral Buoyancy Research Facility, which simulates weightlessness, is one of only two such facilities in the U.S.