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Bowie State University

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Acceptance Rate 81 %
SAT Average 935
Tuition & Fees $19,298
($8,558)
Student Population 6,250
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,680

Academic Overview

Bowie State University is a public, four-years institute located in Bowie, Maryland. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $8,558 for Maryland residents and $19,298 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 6,250 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 81% and the graduation rate is 43% last year.
The salary after graduation from Bowie State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $48,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, Bowie State's tuition & fees is $8,558 for Maryland residents and $19,298 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees are $10,256 for in-state students and $15,407 for out-of-state students.
2022 Tuition & Fees
Maryland ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate$8,558$19,298
Graduate$10,256$15,407
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Bowie State. The acceptance rate of Bowie State is 81% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 21%. The average graduation rate is 43% and the transfer-out rate is 27%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,680 and 64% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 6,250 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Bowie State University is 81 %.
Acceptance Rate
81%
Graduation Rate for Bowie State University is 43 %
Graduation Rate
43%
Transfer-out Rate for Bowie State University is 27 %
Transfer-out Rate
27%
Retention Rate for Bowie State University is 68 %
Retention Rate
68%
Student Population for Bowie State University is 6,250
Student Population
6,250
Student to Faculty Ratio for Bowie State University is 16 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
16 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,680 at Bowie State University.
Financial Aid Amount
$7,680

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie, MD 20715-9465
Phone301-860-4000
WEBwww.bowiestate.edu
Admissionhttps://www.bowiestate.edu/admissions-and-aid/
Online Applicationhttps://www.bowiestate.edu/admissions-and-aid/apply-online.php
Financial Aidwww.bowiestate.edu/admissions-and-aid/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatornpc.collegeboard.org/app/bowiestate
Veterans Tuitionwww.bowiestate.edu
Athleticwww.bsubulldogs.com/sports/2008/7/2/Reports.aspx
Disability Servicehttps://www.bowiestate.edu/academics/support-services/disability-support-services/

Offered Degrees

Bowie State offers 66 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree280
Post Bachelor's Degree90
Master's Degree210
Post Master's Degree50
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship30

Special Learning Opportunities

Bowie State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC and teacher certification programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,400)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,326)

Veterans Benefits

Bowie State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges