Overall, Bowie State University is a somewhat selective selective school. Around 4,850 applications are received by Bowie State University every year. With regards to the overall acceptance rate, it tends to be around 80 percent which equates to about 3,900 students being accepted to the school. Every year, statistics show that 21 percent of the 3,900 candidates who received the acceptance letter from Bowie State University chose to attend. The ratio of the candidates who applied is 34% and 65% for males and females respectively. However, of the freshmen enrolled, 58% were typically women and 41% were men. Bowie State University’s undergraduate application fee is $40. To submit your application to Bowie State University, you will need to file these documents: Secondary school GPA and a Secondary school record. It is also recommended that applicants have completions of a college-preparatory program. Students should submit their ACT or SAT scores to Bowie State University when filling out the application. Usually, an ACT score of 16 - 21 or a 860 - 1,030 SAT score is the range that applicants have greater chances to be accepted. This institution also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, Credit for life experiences, and Dual credit.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2019 Admissions Cycle
Applications
4,849
Male 1,655
Female 3,194

 

Acceptance
3,863
Male 1,274
Female 2,589

 

Enrollment Total
821
Male 342
Female 479


Acceptance Rate
79.7%
Male
77%
Female
81.1%

 

Yield
21.3%
Male
26.8%
Female
18.5%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$40


Graduate

$40



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Credit for life experiences
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record


    Recommended

    Completion of college-preparatory program

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