Bowie State University

#2269 / #649
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#341
Most Desirable School

University in Maryland, United States

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About Bowie State University

According to Wikipedia, Bowie State University is a public historically black university in Prince George's County, Maryland, north of Bowie. It is part of the University System of Maryland. Founded in 1865, Bowie State is Maryland's oldest historically black university and one of the ten oldest in the country. Bowie State is a member-school of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund. In terms of demographics, the Bowie State student population is 61% female, and 82% Black or African American.

Bowie State University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
5,168 81% 43% 945 18

How Much Does Bowie State University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state) Fees (in-state)
$5,647 $2,798

How Much Do Bowie State University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Bowie State University, then you can expect to earn an average of $48,700 per year. You also have a 91% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Bowie State University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
5,382 4,758 624

Where is Bowie State University?

Bowie State University is located at 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie MD 20715-9465

How Safe is Bowie State University?

Bowie State University has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. Bowie has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Bowie State University Known For?

Bowie State University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Bowie State University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Bowie State University's Most Influential Alumni?

Bowie State University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Social Work, and Computer Science. Here are some of Bowie State University's most famous alumni:

Christa McAuliffe
Christa McAuliffe
An American educator and astronaut.
Toni Braxton
An American R&B singer-songwriter.
Wale
An American rapper.
Eunique Jones Gibson
An American content producer.
Daniel Cates
Daniel Cates
An American poker player.
Kimberly Klacik
An American politician.
Jovan Adepo
Jovan Adepo
An Actor.
Kevin Broadus
Kevin Broadus
An American basketball player-coach.
Delano Johnson
An American-football player .
Adeke Rose
An American poet.
Mark Willis
An American politician.
Violet L. Fisher
An American bishop.