Description

Rowan University is a public university in Glassboro, New Jersey. Since its beginnings in the 1920’s, Rowan has continued to grow and develop. Today, students may pursue a bachelor’s or even a medical degree at Rowan. Rowan also offers opportunities for low-income and academically limited students.

Rowan awards bachelor’s degrees in the liberal and performing arts, sciences and professional fields. Some examples of majors are:

  • Africana Studies
  • Art Education
  • Business
  • Film
  • Music Composition
  • Nursing

Rowan’s Cooper Medical School educates future medical doctors, through a comprehensive medical degree program that includes clinical rotations.

Rowan’s student life options include numerous media-oriented activities, such as student publications and student run radio and television stations.

Rowan’s undergraduate admissions committee evaluates transcripts for class rank, courses taken and GPA. Undergraduate applicants also need to submit ACT or SAT scores, recommendation letters and a resume of employment and extracurricular activities.

Rowan’s EOF program grants admission to low-income students with a minimal academic background. EOF students receive financial assistance, tutoring, counseling and other types of support.

All Rowan students may apply for financial aid. Undergraduate aid sources include federal grants, work-study awards and loans. To apply for these aid sources, applicants must submit a FAFSA. Rowan also awards institutional scholarships, departmental scholarships and provides resources for finding outside scholarships as well.

Quick Facts about Rowan University

Region

Mid-Atlantic

Setting

Large Town Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Large (5,000 to 10,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Profs

Website

www.rowan.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Selectivity

Highly Selective

In-State Tuition

$12,018

Out-of-State Tuition

$19,598

Retention Rate

84%

Enrollment

10,523

Year Established

1923

Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating: 4

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100% of students gave Rowan University 4 stars overall.

Student at This School - Grad Year 2014

Overall Rating:
4

Detailed Ratings

It has been difficult for me to take all of the classes that I need to take because the classes fill up quickly. There are limited sections of many of the required classes and I have had to take classes in the summertime.

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Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
9,036
Freshman Class
1,485
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
10,523

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
86%
Graduate
14%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
100%
Part-Time
0%

Gender of Students

Women
57%
Men
43%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
8%
African American
9%
Caucasian
79%
Asian
3%
Unknown and Other
1%

International Students

International
2%
Domestic
98%

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