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Bowie State University

Bowie State University is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Bowie, MD. The 2019 average net price at Bowie State University is $13,455. Acceptance rate is 38.01%. The school has a total enrollment of 6,320.


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Location: Bowie, MD
Student Body: 6,320
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Suburban
Web Site: www.bowiestate.edu
Acceptance Rate: 38.01%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 38.01%
  • Application Deadline: April 1, 2021
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $40
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $5,536
Out of State/International Tuition: $16,176
In State Grad Tuition: $8,424
Out of State Grad Tuition: $12,636
Room and Board: $10,904
Books and Supplies: $2,500
Other Fees: $2,698
Net Price In-District/State: $13,455
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 909
  • Men / Women Ratio: 358 / 551
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: Unreported
  • Median SAT Math Range: Unreported
  • Median ACT Range: Unreported
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: n/a
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 3
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Not Considered
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Considered
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business, Management, Marketing: 23%
  • Communication Technology: 10%
  • Psychology: 10%
  • Health Professions: 8%
  • Computer Science: 7%

Academic Programs

Bowie State University offers 64 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business, Management, Marketing. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsBowie State University offers 28 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
  • Biology, Biological Sciences, General Degree
  • Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology, Other Degree
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Business Administration and Management, General Degree
Communication Technology
  • Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology, Technician Degree
Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other Degree
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General Degree
Education
English Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Parks, Leisure Studues
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsBowie State University offers 21 Master's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other Degree
Computer Science
Education
English Literature
Health Professions
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Doctorate Degree ProgramsBowie State University offers 3 Doctorate Degree Programs
Computer Science
Education
  • Superintendency and Educational System Administration Degree
Interdisciplinary Studies
Certificate ProgramsBowie State University offers 12 Certificate Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Human Resources Management and Services, Other Degree
Communication
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other Degree
Computer Science
Health Professions
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 40%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 46%
  • 1st Year Retention: 72%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $41,400
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 6,320
  • Black Students: 82%
  • Hispanic Students: 4%
  • Non-resident, alien: 4%
  • Two or more races: 4%
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 3%
  • Unknown: 2%
  • Asian Students: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%