Rowan University: Statistics

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#312 of 2,523In the United States
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#405 of 1,006For Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
74%
Average SAT
1155
Average ACT
25
Aid receiving
86%
Undergraduates
16,011
Graduates
3,607
Male:Female Ratio
52:48
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Rowan University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate74%75%74%
Applicants14,6947,3947,300
Admissions10,9245,5345,390
Freshmen enrolled full time2,6921,5481,144
Freshmen enrolled part time642

5,041 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,653 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
2,475 or 92%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1040
or below

75% of them
had 1270
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Rowan University are 1040-1270 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
307 or 11%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 21
or below

75% of them
had 28
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Rowan University are 21-28 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Formal demonstration of competencies Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White12722 (65%)
Hispanic2156 (11%)
Black or African American1942 (10%)
Asian1450 (7%)
Two or more races652 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown335 (2%)
Nonresident Alien317 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander22 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native8 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$9,952
Students receiving aid
86%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$10,076$12,879
Tuition in-state$10,076$12,879
Tuition out-of-state$18,908$12,879
Fee in-district$3,924$2,908
Fee in-state$3,924$2,908
Fee out-of-state$3,924$2,908

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity6,693
Combined charge for room and board$12,904
Room charge$8,314
Meal charge$4,590

Rowan University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Business Administration and Management, General30345
Psychology, General337
Biology & Biological Sciences, General228
Criminal Justice & Police Science218
Music Teacher Education165
Osteopathic Medicine & Osteopathy156
Finance, General151
Accounting Technology & Technician and Bookkeeping146
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies125
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology & Technician124
Computer and Information Sciences, General121
History, General956
Health and Wellness, General7621
Public Relations & Image Management897
Advertising89
Mechanical Engineering80
Speech Communication and Rhetoric76
Civil Engineering, General76
Medicine75
Computer Programming & Programmer, General70
English Language and Literature, General68
Art & Art Studies, General61
Electrical and Electronics Engineering57
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching56
Biochemistry55
Mathematics, General496
English Language and Literature & Letters, Other3418
Chemical Engineering51
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General51
Sociology48
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse45
Clinical Nurse Leader43
Elementary and Middle School Administration & Principalship39
Physics, General38
Political Science and Government, General38
Biomedical Sciences, General38
Geography37
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering35
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General341
General Studies33
Special Education and Teaching, General31
Music Technology30
Journalism29
Music, General29
Chemistry, General29
Engineering, General271
Reading Teacher Education28
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth26
Community College Education26
Behavioral Sciences178
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services25
Educational Leadership and Administration, General22
Computer Science21
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management19
Environmental Studies19
International & Global Studies17
Education, General17
Economics, General16
Engineering & Industrial Management16
Crisis & Emergency & Disaster Management14
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other14
Mental Health Counseling & Counselor14
Building & Construction Site Management & Manager12
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies12
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies11
Pharmaceutical Sciences11
Spanish Language and Literature10
Dietetics & Dietitian10
Music Performance, General8
Bioinformatics53
School Psychology8
Geographic Information Science and Cartography6
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other6
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other6
Human Services, General5
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities5
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services, Other4
Dance, General4
African Studies4
Cell & Cellular and Molecular Biology4
Theatre & Theatre Arts Management4
Biophysics3
Histologic Technology & Histotechnologist3
English & Language Arts Teacher Education2
Athletic Training & Trainer2
Foreign Language Teacher Education1
Medical Illustration & Medical Illustrator1
Data Modeling & Warehousing and Database Administration1
Physiology, Pathology, and Related Sciences, Other1
Grand Total3,684519258
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate73%72%74%
  • Full-time retention rate - 83%
  • Part-time retention rate - 55%

Publications & Citations

Publications
7,689
Citations
147,862

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
3,085 / 60,631
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,415 / 15,946
Engineering
1,071 / 21,526
Biology
1,061 / 24,069
Psychology
1,057 / 24,050
Computer Science
825 / 18,280
Chemistry
759 / 19,680
Physics
746 / 20,333
Business
612 / 14,597
Health Science
494 / 12,171
Materials Science
463 / 12,523
Surgery
362 / 6,628
Mathematics
344 / 5,570
Environmental Science
326 / 6,939
Sociology
283 / 1,951
Demography
281 / 6,902
Art & Design
256 / 2,129
Education Majors
230 / 2,164
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
228 / 8,408
Economics
224 / 4,058
Oncology and Cancer research
212 / 3,124
Math Teachers
210 / 3,314
Political Science
196 / 774
Social Psychology
188 / 4,986
Clinical Psychology
183 / 7,429
Physical Therapy
179 / 3,176
Critical Care Nursing
175 / 16,182
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
162 / 3,089
Family medicine
156 / 1,777
Psychiatry
154 / 4,749
Anesthesiology
148 / 2,052
Cardiology
147 / 2,175
Healthcare Management (MHA)
140 / 6,085
Immunology
139 / 2,625
Pathology
130 / 1,476
Communications and Public Relations
129 / 1,976
Child Psychology
125 / 5,081
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
122 / 1,236
Chemical Engineering
117 / 2,943
Pediatrics
109 / 1,971

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199024125
199115139
199213204
199317151
199414207
19957240
199615258
199745309
199854342
199973484
200072599
200193744
2002111957
20031291288
20041311622
20051282171
20061592709
20071613203
20081663737
20091574634
20102025081
20111886039
20122326479
20133477353
20144088380
20155388982
20165299550
201761511345
201861811165
201970214400
2020104920287

Rowan University alumni

  1. Patti Smith

    Photo
    Patti Smith
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1946-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    singer-songwriterpoetvisual artisthuman rights activistwriter
    Biography

    Patricia Lee Smith is an American singer-songwriter, musician, author, and poet who became an influential component of the New York City punk rock movement with her 1975 debut album Horses.

  2. Robert Hegyes

    Photo
    Robert Hegyes
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1951-2012 (aged 61)
    Occupations
    actorstage actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Robert Bruce Hegyes was an American actor best known for his portrayal of high school student Juan Epstein on the 1970s American sitcom Welcome Back, Kotter and as detective Manny Esposito on the 1980s American crime drama Cagney & Lacey.

  3. Shaun T

    Photo
    Shaun T
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    personal trainer
    Biography

    Shaun T is an American fitness trainer. He is best known for his home fitness programs for adults and children which include T25, Insanity, Hip-Hop Abs, Cize and Let's Get Up!.

  4. Michael Iaconelli

    Photo
    Michael Iaconelli
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    athlete
    Biography

    Michael Iaconelli, also known as Mike and by his nickname "Ike", is a professional bass fisherman, television personality, and podcast show host from Pittsgrove Township, New Jersey. Iaconelli competes on Major League Fishing. As of February 11, 2019, Mike's career tournament winnings with B.A.S.S. were $2,500,205, which includes 7 wins. Iaconelli's major accomplishments include the longest active streak of Bassmaster Classic qualifications with 17 consecutive appearances, the 2017 Major League Fishing Summit Cup Champion, 2003 Bassmaster Classic champion, as well as the 2006 Toyota Tundra Angler of the Year. Iaconelli is the only angler to have won the Bassmaster Classic, Bassmaster Angler of the Year and B.A.S.S. Nation Championship.

General info

Alternative namesGlassboro State College
RU
Rowan College of New Jersey
Founded1923
MottoEruditio spes mundi
Education, hope of the world
Colorsbrown, gold
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff3,258
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Address201 Mullica Hill Road
Glassboro, New Jersey, 08028
United States
City population19,000
Phone8562564000
Fax+1 (856) 256 5238

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