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#5 Best Public Universities in New Jersey

Rowan University

Glassboro, New Jersey

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Overview

Student Population
19,678
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

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 14,763 prospective students applied, and 11,517 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,238 enrolled in the school.  15,801 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,877 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $9,573 plus fees of $3,366. Rowan University is ranked 250 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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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 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Challenging
Rowan University overview
SAT 1040/1250
ACT 20/28
GPA 3.57
Applications Accepted
78% 
Rowan University overview
Applications Due Mar 1, 2023
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $65

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Annual Cost to Attend

New Jersey Resident Tuition
$9,573
In State Costs for Rowan University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,850
Other Fees$3,366
Room and Board $14,937
Budget for Other Expenses$5,185
Total One Year Cost$34,911
Out of State Resident Tuition
$18,605
Out of State Costs for Rowan University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,850
Other Fees$3,366
Room and Board $14,937
Budget for Other Expenses$5,185
Total One Year Cost$43,943

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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.

Current students may use the Rowan University GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.