Ocean City school information

IndexOcean CityMarylandNational
Average Test Scoresn/a41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools11,16379,221
Total private schools167424,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1127,963
The Ocean City, MD educational system consists of 1 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Ocean City public schools have average test scores of n/a which is equal to than the Maryland average and equal to than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Ocean City public schools is 15:1, compared to 16:1 in Maryland and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 87.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 84.9% have completed high school, 32.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Ocean City are equal to the national average.
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Ocean City.
  • 87.5% of people in Ocean City have completed 8th grade.
  • 84.9% of people in Ocean City have completed high school.
  • 32.2% of people in Ocean City have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Ocean City

IndexOcean CityMarylandNational
Completed 8th grade87.5%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school84.9%86.5%83.0%
Completed some college57.7%64.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.2%44.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors32.2%38.4%30.3%
Completed masters10.5%17.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.1%5.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%2.5%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Ocean City (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Ocean View, DE2,08771%43%
West Ocean City, MD4,19967%36%
Berlin, MD4,53863%27%
Selbyville, DE2,26861%25%
Dagsboro, DE93150%2%
Ocean City, MD7,041n/a 

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Schriever, LA7,04166%34%
Huntingdon, PA7,04242%15%
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Ocean City, MD7,041n/a 
Source: The Ocean City, MD education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.