Penn State or University of Maryland?

WHich do you guys think is a better school? I have read the rankings and the stats.. but they are very contradictive. UMD seems to have higher GPA and SAT averages on college board. but Penn is ranked about 3 or so higher than Maryland by U.S. News. I understand it may depend on majors and stuff but..... show more WHich do you guys think is a better school? I have read the rankings and the stats.. but they are very contradictive. UMD seems to have higher GPA and SAT averages on college board. but Penn is ranked about 3 or so higher than Maryland by U.S. News. I understand it may depend on majors and stuff but.. academically.. which is better.. which one should you be more proud of attending? ALso.. if you would like to tack on.. which honors programs is harder to get into? which is harder to get scholarships from? etc.
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