Towson

Towson University (Towson) is a semester college located in Towson, Maryland. At Towson, students can major in a broad variety of subjects ranging from Fine/Studio Arts to Psychology and earn undergraduate as well as post-graduate degrees.

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Admission

Selectivity & Test Scores
52%
26%
92%
22%
1490 - 1770 / 2400
21 - 25 / 36
SAT

The average total SAT score for students admitted to Towson for the 2012 academic year was 1630. This combined score can be broken into 550 for math, 535 for critical reading and 545 for writing.

500-600 / 800
490-580 / 800
500-590 / 800
ACT

The average ACT score for students admitted to Towson for the 2013-2014 academic year was 23.

20-25 / 36
20-25 / 36
6-8 / 12
Which score should I submit?

At Towson, 92% of students submitted an SAT score, but Towson accepts both the SAT and ACT.

Admission Requirements
Secondary School Record Secondary School GPA Secondary School Rank Letters of Recommendation Admission Test Score AP Credits
Required Required Recommended Recommended Required Yes

Tuition & Financial Aid

Total Costs

The tuition cost for in-state students attending Towson is $5,660. For out-of-state students, that cost increases to $17,282.

Financial Aid

Financial aid options are available to students at Towson. In 2013, 77 percent of first-time students attending Towson received some form of financial aid - student loans, grants or scholarships

77%
56%
47%
Financial Aid for Full-Time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid No. Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Total Aid Received Average Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid 1,961 77% - -
Grant Aid 1,182 47% $9,324,751 $7,889
Student Loans 1,415 56% $9,125,207 $6,449
Financial Aid for All Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid No. Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Total Aid Received Average Aid Received
Grant Aid 8,116 46% $59,842,229 $7,373
Student Loans 8,549 49% $55,740,009 $6,520
Net Price
Year Income: < 30K Income: 30K - 48K Income: 48K - 75K Income: 75K - 110K Income: > 110K
2011-2012 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2010-2011 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2009-2010 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Majors & Degrees

Graduation Rate
  • 39%
  • 64%
  • 64%
Majors Offered
  • Accounting
  • Accounting and Related Services, Other
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
  • Chemistry, General
  • Child Development
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
  • Computer Software Engineering
  • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
  • Dance, General
  • Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Ecology
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Education, Other
  • Educational/Instructional Technology
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Family Systems
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • Geography
  • Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Gerontology
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • History, General
  • Human Resources Development
  • Human Services, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Information Science/Studies
  • Information Technology
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Jewish/Judaic Studies
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Nursing Education
  • Occupational Therapy/Therapist
  • Organizational Behavior Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physician Assistant
  • Physics, General
  • Physics, Other
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Relations/Image Management
  • Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician
  • Reading Teacher Education
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • School Psychology
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Sciences, Other
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Urban Studies/Affairs
  • Visual and Performing Arts, Other
  • Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
  • Women's Studies
Degree Details
Highest Degree Offered Continuing Professional Programs Academic and Career Counseling Services Employment Services for Students Placement Services for Graduates Study Abroad
Doctoral No Yes Yes Yes Yes

Enrollment

:
Student-Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
0.002
MILLION
PER STUDENT
Endowment per FTE Enrollment
Demographics

Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), Institute of Education Sciences, 2012-2013
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