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Rowan University

Glassboro, New Jersey

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Overview

Student Population
19,465
Rowan University overview
Location Glassboro, New Jersey
Online rowan.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
Rowan University overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Glassboro, New Jersey, Rowan University is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 14,694 prospective students applied, and 10,924 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,698 enrolled in the school.  15,661 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,804 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $10,076 plus fees of $3,924. Rowan University is ranked 260 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

7/10
Overall
7/10
Academics
6/10
Resources
8/10
Outcomes
5/10
Value

Rowan University is rated within the top 35% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 7 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Rowan University within the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Difficult
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SAT 1040/1270
ACT 21/28
Applications Accepted
74.3% 
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Applications Due Mar 1, 2022
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $65

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Annual Cost to Attend

New Jersey Resident Tuition
$10,076
In State Costs for Rowan University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,850
Other Fees$3,924
Room and Board $14,603
Budget for Other Expenses$5,185
Total One Year Cost$35,638
Out of State Resident Tuition
$18,908
Out of State Costs for Rowan University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,850
Other Fees$3,924
Room and Board $14,603
Budget for Other Expenses$5,185
Total One Year Cost$44,470

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$53,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
68% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Rowan University students
Subject Percent of Class
Education 17%
Business 16%
Communication 10%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 6%
Social Sciences 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=184782 IPEDS survey data for Rowan University.

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