International Admissions

International Graduate Student Admission Process

To complete the application process, you must do the following:

Step 1
Create an account and submit an online graduate application at admissions.rowanu.com.

All of the required materials for admission to your program of interest will appear on your portal dashboard. Upload them directly through the portal.

Step 2
Submit a course-by-course evaluation of your undergraduate transcript(s). We only accept transcript evaluations from the following agencies:

An official evaluation must be sent from the agency directly to the Division of Global Learning & Partnerships at Rowan University. Please see below for our address.

Step 3
Submit proof of English proficiency. You can take the TOEFL IBT (minimum 70 points), the TOEFL PBT (minimum 525 points), the IELTS (minimum 6.0 points), or the PTE (minimum 50). More information about English language proficiency requirements. (This requirement is waived for any applicant whose first language is English, or any applicant who has been studying or working in the U.S. for two or more years)

You can email us a scanned copy of your IELTS or PTE score. Official TOEFL score must be sent directly from the ETS to the following address:

Rowan University
Division of Global Learning & Partnerships
225 Rowan Boulevard Suite 200
Glassboro NJ USA 08028

Step 4
Email the following items to the International Center at RowanIC@rowan.edu

  • Completed I-20 application
  • Copy of your passport information page (picture page)
  • Proof of sufficient financial resources (Bank statement/letter, scholarship letters, etc.)
  • Sponsor’s proof of annual income (letter from employer or tax returns)

Certain graduate programs may require additional items not listed here. All applicants must check the program-specific admission requirements for particular program of interest (visit a program page for admission requirements).

Rowan University does not return any application or financial documentation materials after submission, so we strongly recommend you keep copies of all items you submit. Please contact Rowan Global Admissions at 856-256-4747 or by email at global@rowan.edu if you need additional assistance related to your graduate application.


Application Deadlines

Most graduate programs accept students throughout the year.

  • If you want to start at Rowan in fall semester, please apply by May 1st.
  • If you want to start at Rowan in spring semester, please apply by October 1st.

Estimated Cost

Tuition*: $12,348/year**
Fees*: $2,784/year**
Housing & Meals: $10,000/year**
Health Insurance: $800 - $3,500/year**
Textbooks: $500 - $1,500/year**

*Tuition and fees are based on 9 credits/semester and may vary in select programs. If you have any questions regarding the accuracy or method used to arrive at these calculations please contact the International Center at 856-256-4292 or email rowanic@rowan.edu.
** A year: fall semester and spring semester.

For more information about cost and the current tuition rates, please review the Tuition and Fees.


Graduate Assistantships and Fellowships

For more information, go to: www.rowanu.com/graduate/assistantships


International Student Orientation

All non-U.S. citizens requiring the F-1 visa will be required to participate in a mandatory International Student Orientation Program at the start of their first semester. Please visit the page of Newly Accepted Students for more information.