Towson University

Towson, MD
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Towson University Reviews

Based on 16 Reviews
8000 York Rd Towson, MD
College Review
Career PreparationB+
Students and CultureA-
FacilitiesB+
Activities and GroupsB+
B+
Great
Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Towson University

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
6
Sport and Fitness Administration/management
117
Speech-Language Pathology/pathologist
140
43
12
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
135
Special Education and Teaching, General
17
39
Spanish Language and Literature
1
Secondary Education and Teaching
3
Reading Teacher Education
59
0
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
31
Music Teacher Education
24
4
1
Mathematics Teacher Education
40
Junior High/intermediate/middle School Education and Teaching
19
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
31
English Language and Literature, General
128
Elementary Education and Teaching
136
6
Educational/instructional Technology
67
0
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
0
Education, Other
85
Education, General
74
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
119
73
0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
1
Child Development
10
28
Art/art Studies, General
94
Art Teacher Education
25
11
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
12
Applied Mathematics, General
10
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Women's Studies
11
2
2
Urban Studies/affairs
5
Social Sciences, Other
242
Social Sciences, General
13
4
School Psychology
11
Religion/religious Studies
8
Psychology, General
372
49
Political Science and Government, General
92
Philosophy
10
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other
50
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
14
Jewish/judaic Studies
7
0
0
International Relations and Affairs
43
Humanities/humanistic Studies
0
Human Services, General
98
History, General
73
Family Systems
32
11
Counseling Psychology
0
American/united States Studies/civilization
16
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Project Management
5
Organizational Behavior Studies
3
Marketing, Other
0
0
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
16
11
Human Resources Development
67
Economics, General
73
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
39
2
Business Administration and Management, General
471
37
20
Accounting and Related Services, Other
15
Accounting
150
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse
201
24
Physician Assistant
32
Occupational Therapy/therapist
45
74
12
1
Nursing Education
12
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
199
3
Health/health Care Administration/management
77
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
89
49
Gerontology
4
1
Athletic Training/trainer
11
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Web Page, Digital/multimedia and Information Resources Design
14
Information Technology
92
Information Science/studies
55
114
12
Data Modeling/warehousing and Database Administration
39
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
6
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance
38
Computer and Information Sciences, General
64
47
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
33
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Physics, Other
4
Physics, General
12
Mathematics, General
47
Geology/earth Science, General
3
Geological and Earth Sciences/geosciences, Other
0
Geography
46
8
Chemistry, Other
1
Chemistry, General
63
Biology/biological Sciences, General
165
18
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other
41
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/technician
128
Public Relations/image Management
1
Mass Communication/media Studies
214
Communication, General
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Visual and Performing Arts, Other
0
0
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
28
Music, General
27
2
Fine/studio Arts, General
78
5
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General
21
3
Dance, General
14
Acting
7
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Ecology
34
15
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Forensic Science and Technology
14
16
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Software Engineering
3
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
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Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Towson University

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Child Development
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance
Computer Software Engineering
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Data Modeling/warehousing and Database Administration
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Human Resources Development
Information Science/studies
Information Technology
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Nursing Education
Occupational Therapy/therapist
Physician Assistant
Project Management
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse
Web Page, Digital/multimedia and Information Resources Design

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

School Accreditation Information
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Clinical doctoral program in Audiology
Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
Maryland Board of Nursing
Registered Nursing Programs
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs (Towson University Counseling Center)
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
National Association of Schools of Dance, Commission on Accreditation
Dance (DANCE) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and non-degree-granting programs
National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
Alumni & Student Reviews
B+ Great
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
Nursing, Class of 1978
?
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Music Education, Class of 1982
Hard to say. I haven't been on campus in 30 years. I trust that my Alma Mater has kept pace with advances in applications of technological research
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Geography and Environmental Planning, Class of 2002
Tools of the industry for GIS - ESRI's ARCMAP
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BSBA, Class of 2012
not much really
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
Nursing, Class of 1978
has changed considerably; was mostly commuter, now more residential; increased diversity
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Music Education, Class of 1982
When I was there, it was very friendly, the students were sharp, while not being overly competitive. Very collaborative approach to day-to-day college life.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Geography and Environmental Planning, Class of 2002
Metropolitan
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BSBA, Class of 2012
average
Rated January 2016
B+ Great
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
Nursing, Class of 1978
appear to be up to date, diverse
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Music Education, Class of 1982
Again, I can't speak for today, as it has been 33 years since I graduated.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Geography and Environmental Planning, Class of 2002
Nice
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BSBA, Class of 2012
above average
Rated January 2016
B+ Great
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
Nursing, Class of 1978
?
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Music Education, Class of 1982
N/A -- again, relevance to today's student population
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Geography and Environmental Planning, Class of 2002
Foreign Students
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BSBA, Class of 2012
don't know of any that are unique
Rated January 2016