Rowan University: Review & Facts

Rowan University
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Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Oustanding Quality: Education Quality Rating - Oustanding Safety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below Average Costs: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Rowan University is a medium four-year, public school with 11,790 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1923 and is the only college located in Glassboro, New Jersey.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
61
Rowan University will give you the option to get a bachelor's degree, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Rowan University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 61 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Music, Management, Business, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
87%
The rate of student retention at Rowan University is high at 87% (well above New Jersey average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Rowan University is average - 67%. Nearly 20% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Rowan University is decent: 16:1. Read more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$19,700
Average tuition price is fairly high, about $16,300 a year. The additional fees at Rowan University beyond tuition are around $3,400; which makes it a total of $19,700 annually.

Read the details about Rowan University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
56%
The school will accept dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

As reported in recent government data, 8,232 applications were submitted and 4,596 were accepted (56%); so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Rowan University is $65.00. The graduate application fee is $65.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Rowan University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (856) 256-4000 or check Rowan University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,700
Rowan University offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Rowan University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
Rowan University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 4,000 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable: nearly $6,700 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Rowan University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Rowan University seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Rowan University Location and Maps



Post Address: Rowan University, 201 Mullica Hill Road, Glassboro, New Jersey 08028, USA
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