Allegany College of Maryland

allegany college of marylandAllegany College of Maryland (or ACM) is a two-year public community college located in Cumberland, Maryland. It was previously known as Allegany Community College (or ACC). Allegany College of Maryland began operations in 1961 as “Allegany Community College” in an old public school facility (the segregationist era all-black Carver Community School) that had been closed by the Allegany County Board of Education. The College opened with an enrollment of 122 students from Allegany County. In 1969, the College moved to a new campus consisting of seven buildings on a 316 acre (1.3 km²) tract in suburban Cumberland that was partially funded by the Appalachian Regional Commission. Enrollment reached the 1000 mark in credit programs during the first year on the new campus and community service and continuing education courses and programs began. Read more…

  • Address: Willowbrook Rd 12401, Cumberland 
  • City: Cumberland 
  • State: Maryland 
  • Postal Code: 21502 
  • Degree:
    Associate 
  • Avg. Tuition: $6,700 
  • Phone: (301)784-5319  
  • Website: www.allegany.edu