ACADEMIC COMMON MARKET DISCLAIMER: As the coordinating agency for the State of Maryland’s participation in the Southern Regional Education Board’s Academic Common Market (ACM), the Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) reserves the right at its discretion and at any time to add or remove academic programs offered by Maryland institutions from the ACM and/or add or remove access to academic programs at out-of-state institutions offered to Maryland residents through the ACM. Students interested in applying to the ACM are encouraged to contact MHEC when application is made to an out-of-state institution/program and to inquire on the program’s status (either active or inactive) for Maryland residents. Students who begin studies at one institution or in an academic program with the intent to transfer to an ACM institution/program are not guaranteed ACM access if the respective program is removed from the ACM during their time at the institution/program of origin.
Should you have any questions, please contact our office at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 410-767-3300, press 2, then press 1 for Academic Affairs, then press 2 for Academic Common Market.
The Residency Certification or denial notice resulting from this application will be forwarded in Portable Document Format (PDF) to the applicant to the email address provided in the application. The ACM Coordinator will forward the Residency Certification to the institution.