School Overview

Towson University is a Public, 4 years college located in Towson, Maryland. Towson ranked 6th in Maryland Colleges and 29th in Federal Region III.
It has a total enrollment of 21,917 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. Towson's acceptance rate is 87.92% last year (undergraduate school).
Towson University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
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Address8000 York Rd, Towson, MD 21252-0001
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Towson University is 87.92% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 25.38%. The application fees are $45 for undergraduate programs and $45 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate87.92 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)25.38 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$45
Graduate Application Fees$45

Tuition & Fees

Towson's 2022 tuition & fees is $10,464 for Maryland residents and $25,516 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $11,025 for Maryland residents and $11,034 for out-of-students.
Maryland ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$10,464$25,516
Graduate Tuition & Fees$11,025$11,034
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 21,917 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 19,858 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Towson has 18,730 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 3,187 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students21,917
Undergraduate Students18,730
Graduate Students3,187
Online Enrollment19,858

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs153 Programs
Number of online programs17 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

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On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
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