15,401
Students
Financial aid thermometer
10,064
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
58
58%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Rowan University is a Comprehensive institution located in Glassboro, NJ, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 201 Mullica Hill Road
Glassboro, NJ  08028-1701
United States

Majors & Degrees

Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
City/urban, Community And Regional Planning Checkmark
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
African Studies Checkmark
American Studies Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Biochemistry Checkmark
Bioinformatics Checkmark
Biology/biological Sciences Checkmark
Biomedical Sciences Checkmark
Biophysics Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Technology And Bookkeeping Checkmark
Business Administration And Management Checkmark
Entrepreneurship Checkmark
Finance Checkmark
Human Resources Management Checkmark
Management Information Systems Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Journalism Checkmark
Public Relations/image Management Checkmark
Radio And Television Checkmark
Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer Programming Checkmark
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Construction Trades Associate Bachelors
Building/construction Site Management Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
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Education (specific Levels And Methods) Related Checkmark
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Elementary Education Checkmark
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Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
Bioengineering And Biomedical Engineering Checkmark
Chemical Engineering Checkmark
Civil Engineering Checkmark
Electrical And Electronics Engineering Checkmark
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Mechanical Engineering Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
Human Development And Family Studies Related Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Linguistic And Comparative Language Studies Related Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Athletic Training Checkmark
Dietetics Checkmark
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Health Professions Related Checkmark
Medical Illustration Checkmark
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Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research And Clinical Nursing Related Checkmark
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Behavioral Sciences Checkmark
International/global Studies Checkmark
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies Related Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
Environmental Studies Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Health And Physical Education/fitness Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
Philosophy And Religious Studies Related Checkmark
Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Chemistry Checkmark
Condensed Matter And Materials Physics Checkmark
Geology/earth Science Checkmark
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
Criminal Justice/police Science Checkmark
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Crisis/emergency/disaster Management Checkmark
Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Economics Checkmark
Geographic Information Science And Cartography Checkmark
Geography Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Dance Checkmark
Music Checkmark
Music Performance Checkmark
Music Technology Checkmark
Music Theory And Composition Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

13,900
Applied
8,159
Accepted
15,401
Enrolled
59%
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Female Admissions

6,890
Females Applied
3,795
Females Accepted
55%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

7,010
Males Applied
4,364
Males Accepted
62%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

65
Application Fee
3.52
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2
Required for some programs Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen March 1st Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer March 1st Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 635 530 630
SAT Math 646 510 620
ACT Composite 22 27

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

9,858
In-state
18,500
Out-of-state
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Fees

3,839
Full-time student fees
12,552
Room & board
8,072
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

10,064
Avg. Financial Aid Package
9,618
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
4,272
Avg. Loan Aid
8,105
Avg. Grant Aid
8,598
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
96% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
68%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
17%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

15,401
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
5%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 9.76%
Black or African American 10.12%
White or Caucasian 65.7%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.14%
Asian 4.55%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.1%
Two or more races 3.05%
Other 5.82%

Gender

Male (54.36%)
Female (45.64%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 37%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
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Campus events:
Profstock (spring concert), Homecoming Week and Spring Festival Weekend

Student Services

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Women's center Checkmark
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Student Organizations

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Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Kappa Delta Pi, Public Relations Student Society of America, Student University Programmes, Rowan Television Network and Elementary Education Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
EMS service including 2 ambulances, security and campus police trained as police officers in NJ

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Field Hockey No No No
Football Checkmark Division 3 No
Golf Checkmark No No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Rugby No Division 3 No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Field Hockey Checkmark Division 3 No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark No No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Rugby No Division 3 No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark Division 3 No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

1,593
Total Faculty
17:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 465
Part-time - 1,128
Male - 846
Female - 747