Welcome to MACC
Why Choose Community College?
The core mission of Maryland’s 16 community colleges is to provide affordable opportunities to all residents who desire and can benefit from higher education.
At Maryland community colleges, which are two year institutions offering associate degrees and certificates, students can take advantage of low tuition, convenient campus locations, open admissions, and comprehensive course offerings for life-long learning.
Spotlight: Earning College Credit in High School
Maryland's 16 community colleges provide an abundance of outstanding dual enrollment programs for high school students, giving them the opportunity to accelerate their pursuit of a college degree or certificate.
Each semester, 4,000+ Maryland high school students attend a community college to earn college credit while still in high school.