Towson University - Towson, MD

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Towson University

School Overview

The highest degree offered by the school is the Doctoral degree. The highest degree offered by the school is the Doctoral degree.Towson University is a public school.

Contacting the School

8000 York Rd
Towson, MD 21252-0001
Main Phone: 4107042000
Web Site:www.towson.edu

Student Body Size and Diversity

In Fall 2002, the school had 19,758 (full-time equivalent) students. 99.6% of students attend full-time, while0.4% attend part-time. Male students comprised 36.9% of the student body, while females made up 63.1%.

Minority enrollment included African-American (2292)%, Hispanic (748)%, Asian (450)%, and Native American (69)%.

Verbal SAT:
Three quarters of students scored at least 490.One quarter of students scored at least 580.

Math SAT:
On the Math SAT, 75% of students scored 500 or higher.One fourth of students scored 590 or higher.

Degree Levels

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Certificate, Post-Bachelor's
  • Master's Degree
  • Certificate, Post-Master's
  • Doctor's Degree

Degree Programs

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Business And Management

      EducationEnglish Language And LiteratureHealth CareHistory And Social SciencesLeisure Recreation And FitnessLife SciencesPerforming And Visual ArtsPhysical SciencesPsychology

      Athletics, Including Athletic Scholarships & Financial Aid

      Towson University belongs to the following athletic conferences:

      • Colonial Athletic Association (for football, basketball, baseball, and track & field).

      The school offers financial aid to athletes for football, basketball, baseball, track & field, and in general

      Special Student Services

      Academic Services

      • Remedial assistance
      • AP credits
      • Credit for life experience
      • Distance learning options
      • Study abroad

      Financial Flexibility

      • ROTC
      • Student employment services
      • Career counseling
      • Placement services for graduates. However career placement is not guaranteed.
      • On-campus day Care

      Cost of Attending

      In-State, Living On Campus:$ 19,812.00
      In-State, Living With Family:$ 11,954.00
      Out of State, Living On Campus:$ 29,752.00

      Admission Requirements

      The schooldoes not offer open admission; requirements include:

      • High-school GPA is required.
      • Secondary school record is required.
      • Standardized test scores are required.
      • A college preparatory program is required.
      • The TOEFL (if applicable) is required for international students.
      Recommended (but not required):
      • Secondary school rank is recommended.
      • Recommendations are recommended.
      • A demonstration of competency (such as samples of work, e.g.) is recommended.

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