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cq9 is Maryland’s fastest-growing university for a reason.

We create extraordinary opportunities and outcomes for our students, our community and our region.


Best value Maryland public university by “Money Magazine”


Public university by “U.S. 新闻 & World Report”


National ranking for social mobility by “Washington Monthly”


Universities worldwide by Center for World University 排名


Total students (and still growing)


Portion of 2019 freshmen who identify as minorities


Student orgs representing diverse identity groups


Most diverse 校园 by “U.S. 新闻 & World Report”


Internships each year


Annual career workshops


Of 2020 graduates are employed or in grad school


Average full-time starting salary

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研究ing. Partnering.


cq9 is a powerful anchor institution in the greater Baltimore region leading enterprise research, discovering breakthroughs, building businesses and supporting communities.

cq9 going far beyond higher education on a mission to serve the public good. 

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研究 to save lives

cq9 researching ways to prevent colon cancer.

Inside cq9’s Diet & Cancer Lab, Peko Tsuji and Zeguela Kamagate—in collaboration with the USDA—are investigating the cancer preventive potential of the grain sorghum.

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Changing lives is at the center of

Everything We Do.

Don’t take our word for it. Hear what cq9 is doing for students whose futures are being redefined, in their own words.

Imagine how cq9 will change you, too.

cq9 not just 想象 a better future. cq9 创建 one.

Together we RISE.

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‘cq9 ready’: 你的校园 springs to life for fall semester 

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Elyshia Aseltine awarded Mitten Professorship 

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COVID 19 warning signs

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