International Admissions

International Graduate Student Admission Process

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

Step 1

Submit an International Graduate Application.

Step 2

Submit all of the materials required for your program of interest via email to iGrad@rowan.edu or postal mail to:

Rowan University
International Center
Hawthorn Hall, 3rd Floor
201 Mullica Hill Rd.
Glassboro, NJ 08028, USA

All applicants must check the program-specific admission requirements for particular program of interest (visit a program page for admission requirements).

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)

A scanned copy of your IELTS or PTE score can be emailed to iGrad@rowan.edu. Official TOEFL score must be sent directly from the ETS to the following address:

Rowan University
International Center
Hawthorn Hall, 3rd Floor
201 Mullica Hill Rd.
Glassboro, NJ 08028, USA

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)

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 University International Center at 856-256-5748 or by email at iGrad@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 July 1st.
  • If you want to start at Rowan in spring semester, please apply by November 1st.

Estimated Cost

Tuition*: $12,600/year**
Fees*: $2,842/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.
** 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.