|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||13:1|
|Dormitory capacity||576 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
New Jersey City University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 3,987 applications and 3,391 students were granted admission. New Jersey City University is at the #83 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 0% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 92% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||760 to 990|
New Jersey City University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $17,142 and in-state students paid $8,114.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 94% of New Jersey City University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 77% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,886 (which is 10.2% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at New Jersey City University in 2016-2017, was 300, which is 38% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,661 (which is 12.1% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, New Jersey City University has enrolled a total of 8,504 students (5,529 students full-time and 2,975 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 8,504 students, 971 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 38% men and 62% women and 6,663 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,841 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 668 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 21%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%
Two or more races: 2%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 1%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at New Jersey City University.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|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||13%||717|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||11%||576|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||10%||567|
|Visual And Performing Arts||4%||208|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||3%||150|
|English Language And Literature/letters||2%||86|
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 New Jersey City University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
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.
The typical median income of New Jersey City University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $32,100. Last year, out of the total 2,029 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,806 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,077 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,828 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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