Established on September, 1958 the College of Southern Maryland is a public, regional community college located in La Plata, Maryland. It serves Charles County, Calvert County, and St. Mary’s County. The college has a far-reaching mission, to help the students and community meet the challenges of social, individual, and global changes. CSM is a thriving and technologically advanced institution that delivers quality higher education programs and services. It is committed to offering a variety of student services, learning options, and high-quality workforce development training and support.