Founded 1923, Glassboro
Since its founding in 1923, Rowan University has evolved from a teacher preparation college to a bustling regional university that’s ranked among the best public universities in the North by U.S. News & World Report. Today, Rowan’s more than 14,000 students choose from more than 80 bachelors’ and 60 master’s degree programs, five doctoral programs and two professional programs. The university is one of just 56 institutions in the country with accredited programs in business, education, engineering, and medicine.
A leading public research institution in New Jersey, Rowan University combines liberal education with professional preparation from the baccalaureate through the doctorate. Rowan provides a collaborative, learning-centered environment in which highly qualified and diverse faculty, staff, and students integrate teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity, and community service. Through intellectual, social, and cultural contributions, the university enriches the lives of those in the campus community and surrounding region.