20. University of Maryland-College Park

April 25, 2019 GMT

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Tuition and fees: $33,606 out-of-state / $10,399 in-stateUndergraduate enrollment: 29,868Percentage of undergraduates from out-of-state: 27%SAT Math: 650-750SAT Reading: 630-720

The University of Maryland-College Park is a Big Ten school and the largest university in the greater Washington D.C. metropolitan area. Its proximity to the nation’s capital offers ample opportunities for students to undertake research projects and internships that serve the university’s mission of advancing “knowledge in areas of importance to the State, the nation, and the world.” Some of the most popular majors at the University of Maryland-College Park are computer science, economics, biology, and criminology.