987 reviews
  1. Bowie, MD
  2. 4 Year
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Bowie State University Cost

Net Price

Net Price
$11,663/ year
National
$15,431
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $8,514/ year
  • $30-48k
    $11,385/ year
  • $49-75k
    $14,841/ year
  • $76-110k
    $17,440/ year
  • $110k+
    $18,594/ year

Net price is the average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Sticker Price

In-State Tuition
$7,660/ year
Out-of-State Tuition
$18,142/ year
Average Housing Costs
$10,080/ year
Average Meal Plan Cost
$3,880/ year
Books & Supplies
$2,200/ year
Tuition Guarantee Plan
No
Tuition Payment Plan
Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan
Yes

Loans

Students Taking Out Loans
72%
Average Loan Amount
$6,608/ year
National
$7,033

Financial Aid

Any Financial Aid
90%
Average Total Aid Awarded
$8,493/ year
National
$7,271
Students Receiving Aid
  • Federal Grant Aid
    51%
  • State Grant Aid
    42%
  • Institution Grant Aid
    51%
  • Pell Grant
    50%
Average Aid Awarded
  • Federal Grant Aid
    $4,787
  • State Grant Aid
    $4,079
  • Institution Grant Aid
    $4,168
  • Pell Grant Amount
    $4,678
Poll
Which statement best describes your financial aid experience at this school?
Based on 122 responses
  • It went smoothly, and I received the financial aid I needed.
    18%
  • The process was a hassle, but I received the financial aid I needed.
    40%
  • It was an absolute headache, and it took multiple attempts to receive any aid.
    15%
  • It is an ongoing process that I am still dealing with.
    20%
  • I did not apply for financial aid.
    7%

Overall Value

Value
B-
Based on average net price, earnings potential, student and alumni reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
64%
of students feel like they are getting their money's worth out of their program.45 responses
Graduation Rate
33%
National
47%
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