Towson University

Acceptance Rate 87.92 %
SAT Average 1,130
2023 Tuition & Fees $26,820
Student Population 20,856
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $9,387

Academic Overview

Towson University Campus, Towson, MD
Towson University is a public, four-years institute located in Towson, Maryland. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $10,817 for Maryland residents and $26,820 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $11,556 for Maryland residents and $20,844 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 20,856 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 87.92% and the graduation rate is 72% last year.
The salary after graduation from Towson University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $55,100. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Towson's tuition & fees is $10,817 for Maryland residents and $26,820 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $11,556 for in-state students and $20,844 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Maryland ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Towson. The acceptance rate of Towson is 87.92% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 25.38%. The average graduation rate is 72% and the transfer-out rate is 19%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,387 and 65% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 20,856 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Towson University is 87.92 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Towson University is 72 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Towson University is 19 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Towson University is 85 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Towson University is 20,856
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Towson University is 16 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
16 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,387 at Towson University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address8000 York Rd, Towson, MD 21252-0001
Online Applicationhttps://www.towson.edu/admissions/undergrad/
Financial Aidhttps://www.towson.edu/admissions/financialaid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.towson.edu/admissions/tuition/calculator.html
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.towson.edu/veterans/
Disability Servicehttps://www.towson.edu/accessibility-disability-services/

Offered Degrees

Towson offers 153 major programs through online and on-site education where 17 programs are available through distance learning. 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 Degree631
Post Bachelor's Degree329
Master's Degree484
Post Master's Degree52
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship31
Doctor's degree - professional practice20

Special Learning Opportunities

Towson University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:5,351)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,650)

Veterans Benefits

Towson 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