Location: Bowie
President: Aminta Breaux
Founded: 1865
Undergraduate Students: 5,354
Graduate Students: 896
For More Information: 301.860.4000

Bowie State University was named one of the nation's top 30 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) by U.S. News & World Report and was ranked the #3 best-value school among public HBCUs by Money.com.

Bowie State University (BSU) provides emerging leaders with a strong foundation for success. As the oldest historically black institution in Maryland, BSU has a rich history of excellence in education that empowers students from diverse backgrounds to take charge of their future.

In addition to its 23 undergraduate majors, Bowie State offers 35 master's, doctoral, and advanced certification programs with specific focus on science, technology, business, education and related disciplines. The campus is located in one of the nation's most exciting metropolitan areas, within easy reach of Washington, DC, Baltimore, and Annapolis.