Rowan University

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Rowan University can be found in Glassboro, NJ, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. About twelve thousand students are enrolled at Rowan University.

The majority of students getting into this school have scored between 1480 - 1820 on the SAT. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Rowan University average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.13 - 3.45. This school has an acceptance rate of 59 percent with 29 percent of applicants deciding to enroll. Based on historical acceptance rate data, the projected Rowan University acceptance rate 2015 is estimated to be 62%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Rowan University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Rowan University was reported as 59.2% in Fall 2013 with over 8,290 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • SAT Scores: 1480 - 1820
  • Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.45

How Hard Is It to Get into Rowan University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Rowan University, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Rowan University has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 67.8%
  • 2010-2011: 83.9%
  • 2011-2012: 56.6%
  • 2012-2013: 56.2%
  • 2013-2014: 59.2%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 61.5%

How Does Rowan University Compare?

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The acceptance rate for Rowan University is seven percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Widener University-Main Campus67.3%
Rutgers University-Camden58.6%
Saint Joseph's University78.7%
La Salle University80.2%
Villanova University48.9%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Rowan University (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading490 - 600
Math510 - 640
Writing480 - 580
Total Score1480 - 1820
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