As the State’'s flagship university, the University of Maryland educates the most talented students from Maryland and beyond. We ranked 11th among all public U.S. universities and 37th worldwide in a recent international survey. Our University is ranked #8 by employers seeking to recruit talented students. Our students win prestigious awards for their academic achievements and civic engagement, and our graduates enjoy successful careers in a broad range of fields. At the University of Maryland, you can successfully find diverse, well-rounded, and skilled talent from our top-ranked programs.