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MICUA’s 15 private, nonprofit colleges and universities serve nearly 58,000 students annually and award 26% of all degrees conferred by a Maryland four-year institution.

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Johns Hopkins Professor Michael Schatz Among 'Time 100' Most Influential People in the World
Johns Hopkins computational biologist recognized for his contributions to the first complete sequencing of the human genome.

Hood College Mackenzie DeMaio '24 Awarded Teaching Fellows for Maryland Scholarship
Mackenzie DeMaio '24 is an elementary/special education major at Hood College. She was recently awarded the Teaching Fellows of Maryland Scholarship.

Washington Adventist University Enters into Agreement with Capitol Technology University
This agreement formally documents their shared intent of academic cooperation through the development of learning opportunities that build on their respective institutional strengths.

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MICUA Libraries Factsheet FY20

MICUA Student Spotlight

MICUA Student Success
2022 Maryland Teacher of the Year

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Paley Award
MICUA member institution students are recognized during the Independent Higher Education Day and MICUA 50 year Anniversary luncheon.

Learn more about IHED 2022 here!

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MICUA Campus Visits

  • MICUA visits Stevenson University on September 29, 2021. Pictured: MICUA staff, Members of the General Assembly, and representatives of Stevenson University.
  • MICUA visits Maryland Institute College of Art on July 30, 2021. From left to right: Irnande Altema, MICUA; Sara Fidler, MICUA; Delegate Mark Chang; Representatives of MICA.
  • MICUA visits Mount St. Mary’s on September 8, 2021. From left to right: Irnande Altema, MICUA; Kraig Sheetz, Mount; Sara Fidler, MICUA; Angela Sherman, MICUA.
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