|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||15:1|
|Dormitory capacity||15,925 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Rutgers University-New Brunswick is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 36,677 applications and 20,884 students were granted admission. Rutgers University-New Brunswick is at the #55 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 89% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1110 to 1350|
Rutgers University-New Brunswick charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $27,059 and in-state students paid $11,408.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 69% of Rutgers University-New Brunswick's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 28% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,716 (which is 6.4% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Rutgers University-New Brunswick in 2016-2017, was 3,429, which is 52% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,673 (which is 7% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Rutgers University-New Brunswick has enrolled a total of 50,146 students (42,749 students full-time and 7,397 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 50,146 students, 2,901 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 47% men and 53% women and 36,168 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 13,978 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,962 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 12%
Black/African American: 8%
Two or more races: 3%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Rutgers University-New Brunswick.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||17%||6,316||668|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||8%||2,870||189|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||7%||2,686|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||6%||2,259||664|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||4%||1,358||0|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||3%||1,228|
|Mathematics And Statistics||2%||771|
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 Rutgers University-New Brunswick 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 Rutgers University-New Brunswick graduates 6 years after enrollment is $42,400. Last year, out of the total 11,462 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 10,430 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 12,934 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 11,770 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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