Maryland contains 53 schools that offer liberal arts and humanities programs. Johns Hopkins University, the highest-ranking liberal arts and humanities school in MD, has a total student population of 20,383 and is the 19th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 53 liberal arts and humanities schools in Maryland, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Maryland Institute College of Art comes out as the most expensive ($32,712/yr), with Prince George's Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,203/yr.
Liberal Arts and Humanities students from Maryland schools who go on to become liberal arts and humanities graduate professionals, designers, artists, reporters, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,880 people working as education teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,160. Also, Mathematicians make on average $93,920 per year and there are about 2,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Maryland alone, there are 350 employed mathematicians earning an average yearly salary of $104,840. Education teachers in this state earn $64,680/yr and there are 850 employed.
Also, within the liberal arts and humanities schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from liberal arts and humanities, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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