The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are Public, 4 or more years schools.
  • SUNY Stony Brook has more expensive tuition & fees ($27,761) than UMBC ($25,054).
  • It is harder to admit to SUNY Stony Brook than UMBC.
  • SUNY Stony Brook has a higher submitted SAT score (1,335) than UMBC (1,250).
  • SUNY Stony Brook has higher submitted ACT score (29) than UMBC (27).
  • SUNY Stony Brook has more students with 26,782 students while UMBC has 13,497 students.
  • SUNY Stony Brook has more full-time faculties with 1,986 faculties while UMBC has 564 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Stony Brook University and University of Maryland-Baltimore County.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
SUNY Stony BrookUMBC
SUNY Stony Brookvs.UMBC
Stony Brook, New YorkLocationBaltimore, Maryland
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (high research activity)
In-State$10,091
Out-Of-State$27,761
Tuition & Fees
In-State$9,420
Out-Of-State$25,054
64% ($9,880)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)59% ($8,971)
$9,880Average Amount of Financial Aid$8,971
42.19 %Acceptance Rates60.21 %
21.26 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)26.28 %
1,335SAT Score1,250
29ACT Score27
76 %Graduation Rate70 %
13 %Transfer-out Rate15 %
90 %Retention Rate87 %
26,782Student Population13,497
1,986Number of Faculties564
19 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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