Rowan University Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Glassboro, NJ, Rowan University is one of the best universities in the state of New Jersey. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Rowan University in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Rowan University.

201 Mullica Hill Road Glassboro, NJ 08028
Phone: (856) 256-4200
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Rankings: Rowan University

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 22
Score: 55
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.0
Graduation and retention ranking: 31
Average freshman retention rate: 85.0%
6-year graduation rate: 64.8%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 18
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 45.3%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 0.4%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 15:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 69.8%
Student selectivity ranking: 47
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 980-1180
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 15%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 46%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 56.6%
Financial resources rank: 42
Alumni giving rank: 112
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 8.1%

Rowan University History

Essential Facts: Rowan University

  • Rowan University started out as a teacher preparation college and is now a leading research institution for eco-friendly initiatives.
  • Rowan offers 74 bachelor’s, 51 master’s degrees, four doctoral degrees, two professional degrees, seven undergraduate certificates, and 38 post-baccalaureate certificates.
  • Rowan tied for No. 166 among National Universities in the 2020 U.S. News Best Colleges rankings, while Rutgers tied for No. 62 in that category.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 33%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 6%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 7%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 66%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? No
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 70%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook