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Four Year


The LESMD Region is the home of two University System of Maryland four year institutions. The nexus between these institutions, the region’s employers and the other educational/training institutions is solidified through a growing list of partnerships and programs calculated to provide options and flexibility for a current and future LESMD workforce.  

We invite you to learn more by clicking on the individual four year institutions below. From there you will see highlighted the nexus between these institutions, the private sector and the LESMD Economic Engines of agriculture, healthcare, manufacturing, and tourism/conventions..