145x97
  • Avg. SAT Score
    1077
  • Annual Tuition (in-state excl. fees)
    $8,906
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Program Enrollment
    1,133
  • Program Length
    Four Year
Contact Information
201 Mullica Hill Road
Glassboro, New Jersey 08028, United States
Website

About Rohrer College of Business

The William G. Rohrer College of Business is accredited by AACSB International. The MIS program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org. A variety of opportunities exist beyond the classroom. The Rowan University Trading Room Sponsored by Northwestern Mutual Financial Network is equipped with Bloomberg Terminals. Students manage a $100,000 investment fund. With eight student organizations, students begin doing in addition to learning. Alumni and industry connections are strong assets for students and provide enhanced networking, internships and full time career opportunities

Quick Stats

  • Selectivity
    60%
  • Yield
    32%
  • Job Offers
    67%
  • Average Salary
    $41,500
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services
  • School Status
    Public
  • Accreditation
    AACSB Accredited
  • B-School Founded
    1972

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About Rowan University

Admissions

Admissions Selectivity
60% Rowan University 59% Average Across All Schools

Most Important Admissions Factors
  1. High school GPA
  2. SAT/ACT scores
  3. Secondary school record
University Admissions
  • Min. SAT 1030
  • Min. ACT 21
  • Min. GPA 3.00
B-School Admissions
  • Min. SAT 1100
  • Min. ACT 22
  • Min. GPA 3.00
More Information
Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
9532% 9,532
60% 60
32% 32
60% School Selectivity
32% School Yield
Demographics of Applicants
  • Male Applicants
  • Female Applicants
  • International Applicants
  • U.S. Applicants
Required Tests
  • SAT
  • ACT
  • Are Interviews Required? Not offered
Additional Requirements:

Applicants whose first language is not English must document an acceptable level of English proficiency. See http://www.rowan.edu/provost/internationalstudents/undergraduate.html for additional information.

Total Applications to Program
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
1484% 1,484
61% 61
25% 25
61% Program Selectivity
25% Program Yield
Program Requirements
  • Admissions managed by Business Program
  • Are interviews required? Not offered
Required Tests

Transfer Requirements
  • How internal transfers are handled
  • Min college GPA for transfers
  • Other transfer requirements
Freshman Requirements
  • Freshman admissions Yes
  • Percent of admitted applicants who are freshmen 83
  • Min GPA required in pre-business courses? No
  • How freshmen are admitted Indicate interest on university application
Other requirements for freshmen

Careers

Financial Services 20%
Top Industry
  • Other 19%
  • Manufacturing 4%
  • Media/Entertainment 4%
TD Bank 4
Top Employer
  • Enterprise Holdings 3
  • Defense Logistics Agency 3
  • ParenteBeard 3
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
67% Rohrer College of Business 78% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
43% 43
62% 61.74527272727272
43% Receive Offers
37% 37
59% 59.252482758620694
37% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
24% 24
16% 15.83261363636364
24% Receive Offers
20% 20
17% 16.796475409836066
20% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
10% 10
9% 9.05625
10% Receive Offers
8% 8
9% 9.484761904761905
8% Accept Offers
82% Graduates seeking full-time employment
18% Graduates not seeking employment
63% Percentage of graduates for whom employment information is available
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
3% 3
$34,166.00
23K 48K
Finance/Accounting
40% 40
$43,421.00
23K 73K
General Management
10% 10
$38,611.00
28K 48K
Human Resources
7% 7
$33,214.00
23K 48K
Management Information Systems
15% 15
$49,285.00
38K 63K
Marketing/Sales
14% 14
$34,807.00
23K 48K
Operations/Production
4% 4
$41,250.00
28K 53K
Logistics/Transportation
0% 0
Data not provided
Other
7% 7
$43,214.00
23K 78K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Accounting
20% 20
$46,447.00
23K 58K
Consumer Products/Retail
9% 9
$42,500.00
38K 48K
Consulting
1% 1
Data not provided
Financial Services
20% 20
$40,131.00
23K 73K
Government/Education
6% 6
$45,500.00
38K 58K
Pharma/Biotech/Health
4% 4
$45,000.00
28K 53K
Manufacturing
4% 4
$35,000.00
28K 43K
Media/Entertainment
4% 4
$33,750.00
23K 43K
Non-Profit
2% 2
Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
0% 0
Data not provided
Real Estate
1% 1
Data not provided
Sports/Leisure
1% 1
Data not provided
Technology/Science
5% 5
$43,500.00
33K 63K
Transportation
4% 4
$40,000.00
38K 43K
Utilities
0% 0
Data not provided
Other
19% 19
$40,000.00
23K 78K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
79% 79
$41,472.00
23K 78K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
21% 21
$43,500.00
23K 58K
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Internship Employers / Interns Hired
  • TD Bank 4
  • Enterprise Holdings, Inc 3
  • UBS Financial Services, Inc. 3
  • Defense Logistics Agency 3
  • True North Church 2
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 15
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 46
Career Services
  • Number of companies that recruited students on campus
  • Number of companies that posted full-time jobs on school message boards 261
Other activities and career services provided to undergraduate business students:
Course embedded career modules in freshman, junior, and senior level required courses. In these modules students learn skill identification, resume writing, and professional interviewing skills. Fall and Spring Career Fairs are held. An Accounting Expo is held in the early fall. A Federal Government and Non-Profit Career Fail is held. A Business Etiquette Dinner and Mocktails...The Art of Networking are held. Resume Critique. Mock Interviews. Dress for Success Workshops. Employer Meet and Greet.

Cost

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$25,070
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $8,906
  • Fees $3,474
  • Expenses $12,690
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$32,876
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $16,712
  • Fees $3,474
  • Expenses $12,690
Basis for Grants or Scholarships
  • Need
  • Merit
More Information
Financial Aid
  • Financial Aid Management No
  • Website http://www.rowan.edu/provost/financialaid/
Scholarships
Loans
  • Loan Guarantee Policy No
  • Max Loan Guarantee Per Year

Academics

Average Class Size
  • Rohrer College of Business
  • All Schools
Core Business Classes
28% 26
50% 46
Elective Business Classes
38% 22
50% 29
Required Classes with a Waiting List
0 Rohrer College of Business 13 Average Across All Schools

* On the First Day of Enrollment
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing
More Information
Business Program Classes
23% Less than 20 Students 0% More than 50 Students
77% 21 to 50 students
22 Average number of students in non-business required electives
23 Different Elective Courses
New Electives
  • Business Analytics
  • Federal Taxation
  • Integrated Business Processes and Enterprise Resource Planning
  • Program length Four Year
  • Last change to curriculum 2007
Degrees Offered
  • BS Accounting
  • BS Entrepreneurship
  • BS Finance
  • BS Management
  • BS Human Resource Management
  • BS Management Information Systems
  • BS Marketing
Faculty
  • All Faculty
  • Tenured
80% 80
50% 50
Prominent Faculty
  • Dr. Gulser Meric

    Finance

  • Dr. Jooh Lee

    Management

  • Dr. Robert Fleming

    Management

  • Are work study or co-ops available? Yes
  • Description of work study / co-ops:

    The Supervised Internship Program offered to advanced students designed to provide students the opportunity for a meaningful career-related experience in a variety of organizational settings. The Federal Work-Study Program provides jobs both on and off campus for students who qualify for such aid. The Institutional Work-Study Program offers part-time jobs during the academic term and full-time jobs during the summer which are made available through institutional funds.

  • Is study abroad available? Yes
  • Description of study abroad programs:

    Rowan students have the opportunity to study abroad through Partner Organizations and Universities. These organizations and universities have been vetted and approved by Rowan University according to their academic, health and safety standards. Students can earn Rowan credit by studying abroad through these approved programs. See http://rowan-sa.terradotta.com/index.cfm?FuseAction=Abroad.Home

  • Is community service or volunteering available? Yes
  • Description of community service/volunteering:

    The Office of Service Learning, Volunteerism & Community Engagement at Rowan University provides programming, resources, and support to promote a Rowan community of active citizens. See http://www.rowan.edu/open/studentaffairs2/servicelearning/. In partnership with the Internal Revenue Service, business students participate in the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA). Student volunteers receive training to become certified to help prepare both federal and state income tax returns.

Students

28% Students in Top 10% of High School Class 21% Students with High School GPA over 3.75
1140 75th Percentile Score on SAT
Student Body Breakdown
  • International Students
  • U.S. Students
  • Male Students
  • Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
69% 69
Hispanic
9% 9
Other
8% 8
* Percentages are for U.S. citizens in most recent entering class; only top three responses shown.
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U.S. Regional Breakdown
1%
%
97%
%
%
2%
Student Citizenship
U.S.
98% 98
Other Non-U.S. Citizenship
2% 2
18 Average age of full-time students
87% Freshman retention rate
Graduation Rate
  • 4 Years
  • 6 Years
47% 47
63% 63

Alumni

Alumni Donors
Total Living Alumni 9,837
Alumni Donations
$1,317 Average Gift $17,000 Largest Gift

Most Prominent Alumni
  • Lawrence J. Salva

    Sr. VP/Chief Acct. Officer & Controller/Comcast Corp

  • Brian O'Malley

    President & CEO/ Domino's Food Inc.

  • Fred Graziano

    President, Retail Banking/TD Bank