University of Phoenix-New Jersey
Jersey City, NJ 07310-1756


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Non Traditional
Total enrollment 166
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 12:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
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


University of Phoenix-New Jersey has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of University of Phoenix-New Jersey's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 75% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,775 (which is 31.9% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Phoenix-New Jersey in 2016-2017, was 4, which is 100% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $7,875 (which is 10.1% above the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,378
Federal Loan
National Average = $7,154
Financial aid
National Average = 89%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, University of Phoenix-New Jersey has enrolled a total of 166 students (166 students full-time and 0 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 166 students, 3 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 47% men and 53% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 36 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Race/ethnicity unknown: 61%

Hispanic: 20%

Black/African American: 14%

Non-resident alien: 2%

White: 1%

Two or more races: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Asian: 0%


Listed below are the 3 largest majors offered at University of Phoenix-New Jersey.

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 60% 76 0
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 6% 8 0
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 0% 0 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 36%

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

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
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

Median Annual Income
national average: $26,804

The typical median income of University of Phoenix-New Jersey graduates 6 years after enrollment is $30,200. Last year, out of the total 714 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 664 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 721 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 663 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $30,200 $34,700
Employment Rate 93% 92%
Total Graduates 714 721

Campus Location

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