As the oldest school of bartending and mixology in the greater Baltimore area, the Maryland Bartending Academy is recognized and respected by the people who matter the most the people who hire bartenders.
Welcome to our Baltimore Area Bartending School
Founded in 1980, the Maryland Bartending Academy takes a real-world, hands-on approach to bartending, giving you the skills and confidence you'll need to start work right away.
Our Glen Burnie location is only 10 miles south of Baltimore and 35 miles northeast of Washington, DC. Over the years, we have trained thousands of bartenders from Baltimore, Annapolis, College Park, Washington, DC, Wheaton, Aspen Hill, Chevy Chase, Fairland, Montgomery County, College Park, Gaithersburg, Betheseda, Maryland City, Columbia, Elliott City and many, many more great cities!
Our state-of-the-art classroom allows our studetns to experience exactly what it feels like to work behind a completely functional bar. Our modern and up to date equipment helps the students build the confidence and knowledge they need to begin their new career as a professional bartender.
The Maryland Bartending Academy's teachers are experienced bartenders and educators. We have used our many years of experience to ensure that our teachers provide the highest quality instruction, drawing from their own real-world experience. Best of all, our experienced teachers make the learning fun!
Maryland Bartending Academy meets all BBBOnLine Participation and Better Business Bureau membership standards and is authorized to display the BBBOnLine trustmark.
The MBA meets or exceeds all requirements set forth by the Maryland Higher Education Commission and is fully approved. Visit their website at www.mhec.state.md.us
The Maryland Bartending Academy is the only authorized training facility recognized by the Professional Bartending Schools of America, in the great Baltimore, Maryland and Washington, DC areas. We are also a member of the Professional Bartending Advisory Board.