Bowie State University

14000 Jericho Park Rd
Bowie, MD 20715
(301) 860-4000
http://www.bowiestate.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 5,617
  • Undergraduate population: 4,400
  • Student to faculty ratio: 16 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $16,939
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $27,160
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $19,119
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $29,340

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 77%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $3,494
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 52%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,020
  • Students receiving federal aid: 52%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,321
  • Students receiving state aid: 54%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 36%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 5,099
  • Percent admitted: 85%
  • Percent admitted (men): 85%
  • Percent admitted (women): 85%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 447, 800
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 470, 800
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 423, 800

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 5,483
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 35%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 65%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 41%
  • Graduation rate (men): 36%
  • Graduation rate (women): 45%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD