9%

Expenditures for administration as percent of total operating expenditures
(Indicator Number: 42)

Category: Stewardship

What It Measures: Relative amount spent on administration, indicating how prudently the resources are used.

Data Reporting Lag: The reporting for this indicator has a 2 year difference. The latest data available is from 2018 for the indicator reporting year of 2020

Value Comparison: When comparing this value for Adequacy and Improvement, a lower value is better.

Data Source For Indicator Value: IPEDS

Data Source For Peer Value: IPEDS

Benchmark Set By: Peers

IMPROVEMENT

9%
is currently above the average of the 3 previous years (8%)


ADEQUACY

9%
is currently at or below the benchmark set by Peers (16%)



University of Maryland, College Park's peers as of 2015

University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Los Angeles
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Ohio State University (The)
Pennsylvania State University (The)
University of Washington - Seattle
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

USM Institutions
Expenditures for administration as percent of total operating expenditures
(Indicator Number: 42)

Bowie State University 19%
Coppin State University 36%
Frostburg State University 18%
Salisbury University 15%
Towson University 17%
University of Baltimore 16%
University of Maryland, Baltimore 10%
University of Maryland, Baltimore County 12%
University of Maryland, College Park 9%
University of Maryland, Eastern Shore 17%
University of Maryland Global Campus 23%