College Factual names Rowan a top school for Law & Justice

College Factual names Rowan a top school for Law & Justice


Rowan University’s Law & Justice Studies program has been ranked in the top 15 percent of all criminal justice programs in the United States by College Factual, an online data aggregator that produces annual “best of” lists of American colleges and universities.

For 2019, the site ranked Rowan’s Law & Justice Studies program 48th out of 418 nationwide and fifth out of 15 schools surveyed in New Jersey.

The Department of Law & Justice is the largest department in the College of Humanities & Social Sciences at Rowan and has more than 900 majors.

“Our program provides an interdisciplinary approach to the study of crime, the function of criminal law and the criminal justice system. It provides the rigorous preparation necessary for students to succeed professionally or continue their education at the graduate level,” says Nawal Ammar, dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences.

College Factual is a leading source of college data analytics and insights. It produces lists similar to U.S. News & World Report and Forbes magazine that help prospective students discover their best-fit college and major so they can enjoy their college experience and graduate with less debt.