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Towson University

Towson University Tigers
Towson University Tigers
8000 York Rd
Towson, Maryland 21252-0001
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Towson University

8000 York Rd
Towson, Maryland 21252-0001
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Towson University at a Glance

Towson University is a large, primarily nonresidential public college located in the small city of Towson, Maryland. Currently, there are roughly 24,940 students enrolled, 38% of which are male and 62% female. Athletically, Towson University is an NCAA I school and is part of the Colonial Athletic Association.

General Information

Student Count:24,940
Gender Ratio:38% Male, 62% Female
Academic Calendar:Semester
Degrees Offered:Bachelor's and Master's
School Setting:Large four-year, primarily nonresidential
Academic Duration:Four or more years
City Setting:Small City
School Type:Public State College
Religious Affiliation:Not applicable

Tuition & Fees

Yearly In-state Tuition:$5,180
Yearly Out-of-state Tuition:$15,994
Yearly Room:$5,256
Yearly Board:$4,248
In-state Cost (On Campus):$20,766
Out-of-state Cost (On Campus):$31,580

Contact Info

General Phone:(410) 704-2000
Athletic Phone:(410) 704-2759

Student Accommodations

Dorm Capacity:3,296 students
Meal Plan:Yes
Meals Provided each Week:19
On-campus Library:Yes
On-campus Hospital:No
On-campus Day Care:Yes

Towson University Admissions & Academics

On average, Towson University has around 15,423 yearly applicants.

Academics and Application

High School GPA:Required
AP Credit:Accepted
Letters of Rec:Recommended
Class Rank:Recommended
College Prep:Required
Life Experience:Accepted
Dual Credit:Accepted
Other Tests:N/A

Admissions & Test Scores

Total Applicants:15,423
Male Applicants:5,687
Female Applicants:9,736
% Male Applicants:37%
% Female Applicants:63%
Total Admitted:9,696
Admitted Males:3,575
Admitted Females:6,121
% Admitted Males:37%
% Admitted Females:63%

Applicant Test Score Statistics

SAT Scores Submitted:2,296
Percent Who Submit SAT:96%
ACT Scores Submitted:343
Percent Who Submit ACT:14%

SAT Scores

25th% Reading:490
25th% Math:493
25th% Writing:500
25th% Overall:1,483
75th% Reading:580
75th% Math:590
75th% Writing:580
75th% Overall:1,750

ACT Scores

25th% Reading:20
25th% Math:19
25th% Writing:7
25th% Overall:21
75th% Reading:25
75th% Math:25
75th% Writing:8
75th% Overall:24

Towson University Athletics
"Home of the Tigers"

General Tigers Sports Info

Division:NCAA I
Conference:Colonial Athletic Association
Team Colors:Gold, Black and White
Stadium Name:Johnny Unitas Stadium
Stadium Capacity:11,198
Gym Name:Towson Center
Gym Capacity:5,000

Tigers Contact Info

Phone:(410) 704-2000
Athletic Phone:(410) 704-2759
Athletic Website:http://www.towsontigers.com

Towson University Campus & Student Body

Towson University offers a total of 56 different majors and 2 degree award levels: Bachelor's and Master's.

Student Body Info

Pac. Islander:Unavailable
Afr. American:Unavailable
Nat. American:Unavailable

Campus Programs & Info

ROTC:   Army, Airforce
Distance Learning Program:Yes
Study Abroad Program:Yes
Career Counseling:Yes
Stud. Employment Services:Yes
Evening Classes:No
Weekend Classes:No
Remedial Services:Yes
Post-grad Placement:Yes

Offered Majors & Degrees

Biology & Biomedical SciencesYesYes
Business Management & MarketingYesYes
Communication & JournalismYesYes
Communication TechnologiesYes
Computer ScienceYesYes
English & LiteratureYesYes
Ethnic & Cultural StudiesYesYes
Foreign Languages & LinguisticsYes
Health ProfessionsYesYes
Human SciencesYesYes
Interdisciplinary StudiesYesYes
Law Enforcement & Protective ServicesYesYes
Liberal ArtsYes
Mathematics & StatisticsYesYes
Parks, Recreation & LeisureYesYes
Physical ScienceYesYes
Social ScienceYesYes
Visual & Performing ArtsYesYes

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