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  • Graduate School
  • TOWSON, MD

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Towson University is a public graduate school in Towson, Maryland in the Baltimore Area. It has a mid-size graduate student body with an enrollment of 3,105 graduate students. Of the 44 graduate programs offered at Towson University, 6 are offered online or through graduate distance education programs. The most popular graduate school programs at Towson University are Information Technology, Human Resources, and Special Education and Teaching. 67% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
3,105
Part-Time Grad Students
2,070
Research Assistants
40
Teaching Assistants
49
Racial Diversity
  • White
    63.2%
  • African American
    13.7%
  • Unknown
    7.8%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    5.1%
  • Asian
    4.2%
  • Hispanic
    3.2%
  • Multiracial
    2.8%
  • Native American
    0.1%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%

Student Life

Poll
Which word or phrase best describes the students at your graduate school?
Based on 18 responses
  • Driven
    17%
  • Down-to-earth
    33%
  • Friendly
    28%
  • Intellectual
    6%
  • Organized
    11%
  • online but everyone seems friendly
    6%
Poll
What phrase best describes your program?
Based on 18 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    22%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    33%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    44%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
78%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 18 responses
Poll
83%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 18 responses
Poll
67%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 18 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your graduate degree in total?
Based on 18 responses
  • Less than $25,000
    39%
  • $25,000 - $50,000
    33%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    22%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    6%
Poll
How much do you make post-graduation?
Based on 18 responses
  • Less than $50,000
    11%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    11%
  • Did not graduate yet
    78%
61%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 18 responses

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Nightlife
    grade A minus
Median Household Income
$93,435
National
$69,021
Median Rent
$1,550
National
$1,163
Median Home Value
$374,000
National
$244,900

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