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Garrett College

At a Glance

Credit students annually:

Continuing education students annually: 3,897

Located along the northern side of Deep Creek Lake and Wisp Resort.


Garrett College has “hometown” friendly appeal where the instructors and fellow students know your name. The college prides itself on offering quality education at an affordable price with career assistance upon completion.

Garrett College is especially noted for its outdoor program. The unique Adventure Sports degree, the only one in the United States, allows students to transfer as Recreation majors with concentration in adventure sports. The Natural Resources and Wildlife Technology degree emphasizes the interdependence of earth's elements. Additionally, the Juvenile Justice program prepares students to help incarcerated youth turn their lives around.

For more information visit the Garrett College web site or call 301-387-3000.

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