Rowan University

Glassboro, NJ

Rowan University

Glassboro, NJ

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Don’t just follow the path—forge your own

Change is in our DNA. From reinventing our identity to evolving the way we educate students, Rowan University is always adapting to the changing world. As we continue to grow, rise in rankings, and advance the region, we’re looking for minds like yours to keep us moving forward. We know you’ll not only succeed but thrive in this community of transformation and individualized educational programming that offers a big-town feel with small-town friendships and faculty mentorship.

Located in suburban Southern New Jersey in the Philadelphia metropolitan area, the University has more than 19,000 students between its undergraduate and graduate programs. As a research institution that’s ranked among the “Best Public Universities in the North” by U.S. News & World Report, Rowan is known for its robust program offerings, with more than 100 majors to choose from, and for being one of only three universities in the country to have two medical schools.



Named the #4 fastest-growing research university among public doctoral institutions in the nation | The Chronicle of Higher Education

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Ranked #88 among the "Top Public Universities" | U.S. News & World Report


1 of only 3 universities in the nation with medical schools granting DO and MD degrees


Ranked #10 in New Jersey and #67 in the nation among "Best for Veterans" colleges | College Factual


Top 50 Best Undergraduate Entrepreneurship in Nation for Business Schools 2022 | Princeton Review

Aspiring and Empowering the Next Generation

The Rowan University College of Science & Mathematics and Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering both hold pride for rejecting the status quo. We continually seek to expand and build upon our programs to strengthen the opportunities available for our students. As Mr. Rowan said, “Satisfaction has always been the enemy of progress.” It’s in that spirit that we’re never satisfied and always aspire to empower the next generation of great scientists, mathematicians, and engineers.

An Inside Look

What students are saying about us...

  • “My classes have been great. It doesn’t feel like you’re lost in the shuffle. The teachers really try to get to know you and to understand, ‘What are you interested in?’”

    • Theresa C.
      Biological Sciences | Camden County, New Jersey
  • “Being in a neuroscience lab, conducting experiments, working with equipment, and discussing directions to take our research made me realize I want to make a career out of this.”

    • Zachary P.
      Translational Biomedical Sciences | Mercer County, New Jersey
  • “I used what I learned in my engineering clinics and applied it to a project I presented at the American Institute of Chemical Engineers conference. I won an award for it!”

    • Sarah S.
      Chemical Engineering | Atlantic County, New Jersey
  • “This major provides me with the technical background of an engineer while developing a business mindset. It prepares me for life after college.”

    • Michael L.
      Engineering Entrepreneurship | Middlesex County, New Jersey