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In 2008, the University of Maryland developed a comprehensive and bold 10-year strategic plan, “Transforming Maryland: Higher Expectations.” In the years since, we have experienced a remarkable rise in accomplishment and reputation. By any measure, our University is now one of the nation’s front-rank public research universities. New opportunities now promise even greater attainments, and we will continue on our path to be considered “equal to the best” among all universities in the world.

Responses to DLS FY 13 Operating Budget Analysis

Mr. Chairman and members of the Subcommittee, for the past several years, universities across our country have had to cope with massive cuts in their budgets. This has forced them to raise tuition, reduce courses, and resort to other cost cutting measures.

Differential Pricing Proposal

The traditional approach to college pricing is “one-price-fits-all,” regardless of field of study. UMCP proposes differential pricing that is market based for only three degrees—from among the scores of degrees offered—because they meet the stringent test of satisfying each of these five criteria: high demand by students, high cost to teach, high academic quality, high job salaries, and high impact on the state’s economy.

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