Rowan University

Glassboro, NJ

Rowan University says, "A well-rounded education is a goal in itself and there are important aspects of this education that the university as a whole wants to emphasize. These aspects include a thorough grounding in communication and an exposure to university level science, mathematics, social and behavioral science, and the humanities." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:15,401
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:48%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$13,422 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$21,890 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature


    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because the "History, Humanities, and Language" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not literature surveys.

  • 3. Foreign Language

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because a course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "History, Humanities & Language" requirement.

  • 5. Economics


    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social and Behavioral Sciences" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science

  • General Education Assessment

    Rowan University uses one or more of the following instruments to assess undergraduate progress in core collegiate skills: the Council on Aid to Education Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA), the Educational Testing Service Proficiency Profile, or the ACT Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP). For more information, visit

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/26/2018


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