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Bowling Green State University

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#827 / #241
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#940
Most Desirable School
Public university in Bowling Green, Ohio, United States

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About Bowling Green State University

According to Wikipedia, Bowling Green State University is a public research university in Bowling Green, Ohio. The main academic and residential campus is south of Toledo, Ohio. The university has nationally recognized programs and research facilities in the natural and social sciences, education, arts, business, health and wellness, humanities and applied technologies. The institution was granted a charter in 1910 as a normal school, specializing in teacher training and education. The university has developed from a small rural normal school into a comprehensive public research university. It is a part of University System of Ohio and classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity".

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Bowling Green State University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
18,29579%62%111523

How Much Does Bowling Green State University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$10,776$2,285

How Much Do Bowling Green State University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Bowling Green State University, then you can expect to earn an average of $45,300 per year. You also have a 92% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Bowling Green State University's Demographics

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

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
21,23916,9644,275

Where is Bowling Green State University?

Bowling Green State University is located at 220 McFall Ctr, Bowling Green OH 43403

How Safe is Bowling Green State University?

Bowling Green has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Bowling Green State University Known For?

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

Bowling Green State University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Philosophy
#445
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#502
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#136
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philosophy Degrees
Sociology
#508
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#520
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#143
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sociology Degrees
Psychology
#329
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#352
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#145
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psychology Degrees
Economics
#760
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#773
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#171
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economics Degrees
Mathematics
#812
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#865
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#201
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math Degrees
Literature
#590
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#644
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#208
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literature Degrees
Communications
#804
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#835
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#228
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communications Degrees
Education
#947
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#907
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#231
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education Degrees
History
#656
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#678
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#231
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history Degrees
Computer Science
#954
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#956
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#240
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computer-science Degrees
Business
#924
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#925
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#275
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business Degrees
Biology
#1112
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#1101
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#283
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biology Degrees
Political Science
#1178
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#1193
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#298
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political-science Degrees
Engineering
#2006
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#2023
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#325
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engineering Degrees
Medical
#1189
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#1194
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#329
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medicine Degrees
Chemistry
#1723
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#1747
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#332
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chemistry Degrees
Social Work
#859
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#861
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#350
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social-work Degrees
Criminal Justice
#681
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#684
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#377
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criminal-justice Degrees
Nursing
#1099
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#1099
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#407
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nursing Degrees
Earth Sciences
#1786
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#1800
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#428
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earth-science Degrees
Physics
#2627
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#2656
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#597
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physics Degrees

Who Are Bowling Green State University's Most Influential Alumni?

Bowling Green State University's most influential alumni include professors and professionals in the fields of Psychology, Philosophy, and Sociology. Here are some of Bowling Green State University's most famous alumni:

James Baldwin
James Baldwin
An American writer .
William Julius Wilson
An American sociologist.
William Easterly
William Easterly
An American development economist.
Christa McAuliffe
Christa McAuliffe
An American educator and astronaut.
Arnold Rampersad
An American academic.
Carolyn Forché
Carolyn Forché
An American writer.
Russell Barkley
An American psychologist and author.
James G. Nell
James G. Nell
An American software engineer.
James Purdy
James Purdy
A Writer.
Anthony Walsh
Anthony Walsh
An American criminologist.
Orel Hershiser
An American baseball player and analyst.
Sally Miller Gearhart
Sally Miller Gearhart
An American teacher, feminist, science fiction writer, and political activist.

Who Are Bowling Green State University's Most Influential Faculty?

Bowling Green State University's most influential faculty include professors in the fields of Psychology, Philosophy, and Sociology. Here are some of Bowling Green State University's most famous alumni:

Rebekah Modrak
Rebekah Modrak
An American artist and writer.
Kristen Rudisill
An American academic.
Peter Boyer
Peter Boyer
An American composer.
Thomas Rosenkranz
An American pianist.
Andrea Reinkemeyer
An American composer.