Stockton University
Galloway, NJ 08205-9441

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 8,728
Religious affiliation None
Students with disability 7%
Student to faculty ratio 17:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 3,008 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
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
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

77%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Stockton University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 4,826 applications and 3,713 students were granted admission. Stockton University is at the #75 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, 19% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 97% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT960 to 1160
ACT19 to 24

Application Fee

$50
Undergrad students
$50
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

Stockton University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $15,219 and in-state students paid $8,435.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$14,367
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $12,440
$8,435
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,695
$15,219
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $17,196
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 91% of Stockton University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 35% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,046 (which is 13.9% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Stockton University in 2016-2017, was 791, which is 69% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,444 (which is 2.7% above the national average.)

$5,046
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,432
$5,444
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,302
91%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 85%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Stockton University has enrolled a total of 8,728 students (7,780 students full-time and 948 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 8,728 students, 971 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 39% men and 61% women and 7,854 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 874 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 199 students for distance studies.

8,728
Total Enrollment
971
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 71%

Hispanic: 12%

Black/African American: 7%

Asian: 6%

Two or more races: 2%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Stockton 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
Health Professions And Related Programs 16% 1,166
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 13% 945
Social Sciences 7% 516
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 6% 418
Psychology 6% 402
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 5% 365
Education 3% 242
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 2% 162
Natural Resources And Conservation 2% 127
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 2% 122

Graduation & Dropout Rates

70%
Graduation rate
national average: 46%

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 Stockton University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

2%
Still enrolled
18%
Dropout rate
9%
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.

Earnings After College

$34,300
Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of Stockton University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $34,300. Last year, out of the total 2,585 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,404 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,432 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,237 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $34,300 $46,800
Employment Rate 93% 92%
Total Graduates 2,585 2,432

Campus Location

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Nearby Colleges

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34.7 mile away
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44.6 mile away
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47.4 mile away
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55.2 mile away
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