Jersey College
Teterboro, NJ 07608

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Differs by program
Total enrollment 2,413
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 17:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

71%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Jersey College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 204 applications and 145 students were granted admission. Jersey College is at the #39 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 168 2 year colleges in the U.S.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.

Application Fee

$50
Undergrad students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

Jersey College calculates tuition for each program it provides using clock hours or credit hours. In 2016-2017 academic year, the combined tuition and fees to attend a program that takes one year to complete was $29,291 (54.5% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 2 year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about cost of the largest programs offered by the institution.

$19,012
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,092
$29,291
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,962
$29,291
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,962
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 79% of Jersey College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 66% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,822 (which is 13.3% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Jersey College in 2016-2017, was 503, which is 73% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $7,416 (which is 1.5% below the national average.)

$3,822
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,407
$7,416
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,529
79%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 88%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Jersey College has enrolled a total of 2,413 students (2,413 students full-time and 0 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,413 students, 401 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 10% men and 90% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

2,413
Total Enrollment
401
Transfers

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 64%

White: 14%

Hispanic: 10%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 7%

Asian: 4%

Two or more races: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 1 largest majors offered at Jersey College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Health Professions And Related Programs 85% 1,799

Graduation & Dropout Rates

39%
Graduation rate
national average: 61%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Jersey College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

5%
Still enrolled
57%
Dropout rate
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Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Campus Location

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