Towson University

8000 York Rd
Towson, MD 21252
(410) 704-2000
http://www.towson.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 21,177
  • Undergraduate population: 17,148
  • Student to faculty ratio: 17 to 1

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

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $17,168
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $27,610
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $17,168
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $27,610

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 71%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $2,749
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 16%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $2,924
  • Students receiving federal aid: 16%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,455
  • Students receiving state aid: 28%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 38%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 15,699
  • Percent admitted: 61%
  • Percent admitted (men): 56%
  • Percent admitted (women): 64%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 480, 570
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 490, 590
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 500, 590

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 21,111
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 38%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 62%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 66%
  • Graduation rate (men): 62%
  • Graduation rate (women): 68%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD