Christopher Peterson

Associate Director of Institutional Research

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Christopher Peterson is the Associate Director of Institutional Research at St. Mary's College of Maryland. Christopher began his higher education career in the Registrar's Office at the University of Maryland Global Campus (formerly UMUC). Christopher arrived at St. Mary's College in 2018, joining the Office of Institutional Research as the IR Analyst II. In 2022, he transitioned into his current role as Associate Director of IR.

Christopher attended Salisbury University for his undergraduate and graduate studies. He earned an M.Ed. in post-secondary education and a B.A. in political science with minors in East Asian studies and geography.


  • M.Ed. in Post-Secondary Education at Salisbury University, 2017
  • B.A. in Political Science at Salisbury University, 2015