Bowie State University Graduate Schools

Bowie State University (referred to as Bowie State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Bowie, MD. Bowie State University is a historically black school.It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Bowie State University is $10,112 for Maryland residents and $15,260 for out-of-state students. The school has 1,012 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 6,320 including undergraduate students.

Bowie State University Graduate School Overview

Bowie State University (referred to as Bowie State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Bowie, MD. Bowie State University is a historically black school.It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
Bowie State University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (1/1/1961 - Current).
Bowie State UniversityDirectory Information
School NameBowie State University (referred to as Bowie State)
Address14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie, MD 20715-9465
Phone301-860-4000
Webhttps://www.bowiestate.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.bowiestate.edu/admissions-financial-aid/apply-online
Financial Infohttps://www.bowiestate.edu/admissions/financial_aid
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Bowie State University is $10,112 for Maryland residents and $15,260 for out-of-state students. The school has 1,012 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 6,320 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 38 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research).
Bowie State Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$15,260
$10,112 for Maryland Residents
Student Population1,012
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research)
Number of Programs38 graduate programs
Student to Faculty Ratio16 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Bowie State University is $10,112 for Maryland residents and $15,260 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $423 for Maryland residents and $709 for out-of-state students. Bowie State University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Bowie State 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Maryland Residents$10,112
Out-of-State$15,260
Tuition per Credit Hour
Maryland Residents$423
Out-of-State$709
Bowie State University offers the distance learning courses, but students may be required to attend/visit regular classes to complete their degree/programs.
On Bowie State University campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Bowie State
Distance Learning (Online Classes)Graduate Level Courses
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

Bowie State University 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of Bowie State University is $10,112 for Maryland residents and $15,260 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.17% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at Bowie State University
Maryland ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$7,038$1,918$12,258$1,918
2016-2017$7,182$1,924$12,384$1,924
2017-2018$7,326$2,220$12,510$2,220
2018-2019$8,424$2,320$12,636$2,320
2019-2020$7,614$2,498$12,762$2,519
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $13,076 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Bowie State University. On-campus living costs are increased by 4.57% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $15,346. Off-campus living costs are increased by 2.62% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at Bowie State University
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$10,080$1,600$13,270$1,600
2016-2017$10,200$1,600$13,114$1,600
2017-2018$10,546$1,600$12,874$1,600
2018-2019$10,904$1,600$13,354$1,600
2019-2020$11,476$1,600$13,746$1,600
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $423 for Maryland residents and $709 for other students at Bowie State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 1.00% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour Bowie State University
Maryland ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$391$681
2016-2017$399$688
2017-2018$407$673
2018-2019$415$702
2019-2020$423$709

Graduate Programs at Bowie State

Bowie State University offers 38 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 283 students have completed their study at Bowie State University.
Offered Degrees at Bowie State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree210245
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship308
Post Bachelor's Degree9026
Post Master's Degree504
Total380283

Bowie State University offers 38 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Last year total 283 students have completed their studies.
  • 245 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 26 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 4 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 20 completers-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs (other)20$49,000
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 12 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences12-
Education [+] 33 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration3-
Special Education and Teaching6-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services10-
Elementary Education and Teaching2-
Secondary Education and Teaching5-
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching0-
Reading Teacher Education7-
English Language And Literature [+] 3 completers-
English Language and Literature3-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 3 completers-
Mathematics0-
Applied Mathematics3-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
Psychology [+] 20 completers-
Psychology0-
Counseling Psychology13-
School Psychology7-
Human Services [+] 26 completers-
0-
Public Administration26-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 47 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor27-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse20$91,700
Business [+] 81 completers-
Business/Commerce11-
Business Administration and Management0-
Human Resources Development33-
Management Information Systems37-
Total245
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 4 completers-
Superintendency and Educational System Administration4-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
Total8
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 1 completers-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs (other)1-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 10 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Information Science/Studies10-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 0 completers-
Mathematics0-
Applied Mathematics0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
Psychology [+] 0 completers-
Psychology0-
Counseling Psychology0-
Human Services [+] 1 completers-
0-
Public Administration1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling5-
Business [+] 9 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Human Resources Management and Services (other)9-
Total26
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
Psychology [+] 3 completers-
Psychology0-
Counseling Psychology0-
School Psychology3-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse1-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing0-
Total4

Graduate Student Population at Bowie State

For academic year 2019-2020, total 1,012 students enrolled into Bowie State University graduate schools where it has total 6,320 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 463 full-time and 549 part-time students. By gender, 325 male and 687 female students are attending Bowie State University graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for Bowie State University.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
Bowie State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,012325687
Full-time463154309
Part-tme549171378
Bowie State University is a historically black school and 715 (70.65% of total students) students are Black/African American at Bowie State University. There are 78 White (7.71%), 27 Hispanic (2.67%), 21 Asian (2.08%), and 171 students with other races. 114 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Bowie State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,012325687
American Indian/Native American101
Asian21714
Black/African American715212503
Hispanic27720
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White781959
Two More29722
Un-Known271215
Non-resident Alien1146153
Bowie State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 11 graduate students (1.09% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 128 graduate students (12.65% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Bowie State University.
Distance Learning Student Population at Bowie State University
Number of Students
Total1,012
Enrolled Online Exclusively11
Enrolled Some Online Courses128
Not in Online Courses873

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