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Bowie State University
Location Bowie, MD
Setting Large Suburban
Enrollment 6,250
Type Public 4 Year
National Ranking #845
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit
Team Colors          


Bowie State University
Tuition (In State) $5,646
Tuition (Out of State) $16,338
Room & Board $11,476
Avg Net Price $14,322
Avg Grant Aid $9,162
% Receiving Grant Aid 89%


Bowie State University
Admission Chances Calculate
Applied 5,168
Admitted 4,197
Acceptance Rate 81.2%
Enrolled % 23.1%
Avg High School GPA 2.53
Typical High School Grades C+
Admissions Standards Extremely Easy
Applicant Competition
ACT Range 16/19
SAT Range 850/1020
Submit Test Scores Considered but not required
Application Deadline Apr 1, 2023


Bowie State University
Student to Faculty Ratio 16:1
Popular Majors
  • Business (23%)
  • Psychology (13%)
  • Social Sciences (13%)
  • Communications Technology (10%)
  • Health Professions (10%)


Bowie State University
Graduation Rate 41%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $50,500
Making Student Loan Payments 29%
Median Student Loan Debt $24,391
Median Loan Payment $252


Bowie State University
% Men 37%
% Women 63%
Racial Diversity Very Low
% White 3%
% Black 86%
% Hispanic 3%
% Native American 0%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 4%
% International 1%
% Unknown Race 2%


Bowie State University
% In-State 82%
% Out-of-State 17%


Bowie State University
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes No
Daycare Facility No
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard