Towson University

Towson, MD

Towson University

8000 York Rd
Towson, MD 21252-0001
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Towson University Review

B+ Great
3.5 Based on 4 Reviews
Career Preparation
B+
Students and Culture
A-
Facilities
B+
Activities and Groups
B+

Degree Overview

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.

1224 Human and Social Sciences Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
American/United States Studies/Civilization
 
13
 
 
 
Community Organization and Advocacy
 
 
1
0
 
Deaf Studies
 
29
 
 
 
Family Systems
 
28
 
15
 
History, General
 
55
 
 
 
Human Services, General
 
103
 
 
 
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
 
 
3
 
 
International Relations and Affairs
 
98
 
 
 
Jewish/Judaic Studies
 
 
0
 
 
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
 
 
6
 
 
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
 
25
 
 
 
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
 
21
 
 
 
Philosophy
 
17
 
 
 
Political Science and Government, General
 
92
 
 
 
Psychology, General
 
376
30
 
 
Religion/Religious Studies
 
18
 
 
 
Religion/Religious Studies, Other
 
 
 
2
 
School Psychology
 
 
 
12
 
Social Sciences, General
 
18
5
 
 
Social Sciences, Other
 
233
 
 
 
Urban Studies/Affairs
 
4
 
 
 
Women's Studies
 
13
7
0
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

1183 Education and Liberal Arts Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Applied Mathematics, General
 
 
6
 
 
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
 
11
 
 
 
Art Teacher Education
 
24
4
 
 
Art/Art Studies, General
 
92
 
 
 
Child Development
 
 
13
 
 
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
 
70
40
 
 
Education, General
 
 
68
 
 
Education, Other
 
36
 
 
 
Education/Teaching of Individuals In Elementary Special Education Programs
 
168
 
 
 
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism
 
 
 
21
 
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
 
 
 
0
 
Educational/Instructional Technology
 
 
71
 
3
Elementary Education and Teaching
 
111
5
 
 
English Language and Literature, General
 
90
 
 
 
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
 
19
 
 
 
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
 
12
 
 
 
Mathematics Teacher Education
 
 
13
 
 
Music Teacher Education
 
21
7
0
 
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
 
12
 
 
 
Reading Teacher Education
 
 
44
 
 
Secondary Education and Teaching
 
 
2
 
 
Special Education and Teaching, General
 
22
26
 
 
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
 
 
45
 
 
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
 
119
 
 
 
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
 
 
 
8
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

1056 Healthcare Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Athletic Training/Trainer
 
13
 
 
 
Audiology/Audiologist
 
 
 
 
20
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
 
106
 
 
 
Gerontology
 
 
0
0
 
Health and Wellness, General
 
130
26
 
 
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
 
30
 
 
 
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
 
99
 
7
 
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
 
180
1
 
 
Nursing Education
 
 
 
7
 
Nursing Practice
 
 
8
 
 
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
 
37
77
 
1
Physician Assistant
 
 
43
 
 
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
 
271
 
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

896 Business Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
 
151
 
 
 
Accounting and Related Services, Other
 
 
19
 
 
Business Administration and Management, General
 
535
12
 
 
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
 
0
 
 
 
Economics, General
 
74
 
 
 
Human Resources Development
 
 
82
 
 
Information Technology Project Management
 
 
 
19
 
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
 
 
0
0
 
Organizational Behavior Studies
 
 
 
2
 
Project Management
 
 
 
2
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

522 Mathematics and Science Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other
 
70
 
 
 
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
 
200
21
 
 
Chemistry, General
 
45
 
 
 
Geography
 
18
4
 
 
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
 
3
 
 
 
Geology/Earth Science, General
 
17
 
 
 
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other
 
 
34
29
 
Mathematics, General
 
58
 
 
 
Physics, General
 
19
 
 
 
Physics, Other
 
 
4
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

504 Computer Technology Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
 
 
 
23
 
Computer Science
 
142
32
 
 
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
 
 
 
15
 
Information Science/Studies
 
52
 
 
 
Information Technology
 
157
60
6
9
System, Networking, and Lan/Wan Management/Manager
 
 
 
1
 
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster
 
 
 
7
 

464 Communication and Media Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Communication, General
 
165
 
 
 
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
 
 
 
2
 
Mass Communication/Media Studies
 
176
 
 
 
Public Relations/Image Management
 
 
4
 
 
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication, Other
 
117
 
 
 

184 Art and Design Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Acting
 
16
 
 
 
Dance, General
 
18
 
 
 
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
 
24
0
 
 
Fine/Studio Arts, General
 
69
4
 
 
Music, General
 
22
4
 
 
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
 
 
17
 
 
Visual and Performing Arts, Other
 
 
9
1
 

45 Engineering Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Natural Resources/Conservation, General
 
45
 
 
 

8 Agriculture Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Ecology
 
 
8
0
 

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Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Towson University.

Program
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business Administration and Management, General
 
 
 
 
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
 
 
 
 
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
 
 
 
 
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
 
 
 
 
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism
 
 
 
 
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
 
 
 
 
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
 
 
 
 
Homeland Security
 
 
 
Human Resources Development
 
 
 
 
Information Technology
 
 
 
 
Information Technology Project Management
 
 
 
 
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
 
 
 
 
Nursing Education
 
 
 
 
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
 
 
 
 
Organizational Behavior Studies
 
 
 
 
System, Networking, and Lan/Wan Management/Manager
 
 
 
 
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster
 
 
 
 

Accreditation Information

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Specialized Institution Accreditations
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
  • Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's Degree
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
  • Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs (Towson University Counseling Center)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
  • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
  • Clinical doctoral program in Audiology
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
Commission on English Language Program Accreditation
  • English Language (English Language Center)
Maryland Board of Nursing
  • Registered Nursing 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

* Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)

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?

3.25 Based on 4 Reviews
  • 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

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Geography and Environmental Planning, Class of 2002

    Tools of the industry for GIS - ESRI's ARCMAP

    3 Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture

What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?

4 Based on 4 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Nursing, Class of 1978

    has changed considerably; was mostly commuter, now more residential; increased diversity

    3 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.

    5 Rated January 2016
B+ Great
Facilities

What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.

3.5 Based on 4 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Nursing, Class of 1978

    appear to be up to date, diverse

    3 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.

    4 Rated January 2016
B+ Great
Activities and Groups

What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?

3.25 Based on 4 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Music Education, Class of 1982

    N/A -- again, relevance to today's student population

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BSBA, Class of 2012

    don't know of any that are unique

    4 Rated January 2016
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