University of Maryland Eastern Shore

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About Us

The campus is located on 620 acres of land.  There are approximately 3,300 students enrolled; 93 percent are undergraduates.  Students have various backgrounds and come from thirty states and fifty-five other countries.   Fifty-five percent of the students live in on-campus housing.  All students may keep cars on campus.University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES), the State’s Historically Black 1890 Land-Grant institution, emphasizes baccalaureate and graduate programs in the liberal arts, health professions, sciences, and teacher education. In keeping with its land-grant mandate, the University’s purpose and uniqueness are grounded in distinctive learning, discovery, and engagement opportunities in agriculture, marine and environmental sciences, technology, engineering and aviation sciences, health professions, and hospitality management. Degrees are offered at the bachelors, masters and doctoral levels.

Programs Offered

Master’s Degree         Doctorate (Research & Scholarship)

Applied Computer Science   Educational Leadership

Career and Technology Education   Food Science and Technology

Counselor Education              Marine-Estuarine-Environmental Sciences

Criminology and Criminal Justice      Organizational Leadership

Food and Agricultural Sciences         Toxicology

*Agricultural and Extension Education

*Agricultural Economics         Doctorate (Professional Practice)

*Animal and Poultry Science Pharmacy (Pharm.D.)

Natural Resources Sciences    Physical Therapy (DPT)

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Marine-Estuarine Environmental Sciences



*Environmental Chemistry

*Environmental Science

Rehabilitation Counseling

Special Education

Teaching (MAT)







*Family and Consumer Sciences



*Physicians Assistant

*Social Studies




Address: 11868 Academic Oval, Princess Anne, MD 21853, United States

Phone: (410) 651-2200