Essex County College

Newark, NJ

Essex County College

Newark, NJ

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Tuition & Fees

$8,790

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

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undergraduateRatios

41%

male

59%

female

-

students

1

faculty

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Selective

Admissions Data Not Reported

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Public

10,217

undergraduate students

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Location

School Facts

Essex County College was founded in 1966. It is an open-door, public, community college located in Newark, NJ, with a branch campus in West Caldwell.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 10,217
Established in 1966
Coeducational Coeducational

22-acre campus in Newark (population: 285,154), 10 miles from New York City. Served by air, bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus. Branch campus in West Caldwell.

  • Campus Setting: Major city

Essex County College
303 University Avenue
Newark, NJ
07102

Campus Life

no
Housing available
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
no
Alcohol is not permitted on campus to students of legal age

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

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Admissions Facts

Application fee $30
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Required of some
Application deadline (final deadline) August 7
SAT/ACT requirements Other Required of some

Selective

Not Reported

Admissions Factors

Not Reported

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interview training
  • On campus job/career fairs
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

100%

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

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Financial Aid

69%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$4,724

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $7,590
Additional fees $1,200
Books & supplies $2,400
Total $11,190
Average Financial Aid - $4,724
Total with Avg. Aid $6,466

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 973 877-3200
F: 973 877-3586

Varsity Sports

M W
All track combined
Basketball
Soccer

Intramural/Recreational Sports

basketball, cheering, flag football, soccer, table tennis, volleyball

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NJCAA

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping.
Accounting.
Architectural Engineering Technologies/Technicians.
Art/Art Studies, General.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
Business Administration and Management, General.
Chemistry, General.
Civil Engineering Technologies/Technicians.
Computer Programming/Programmer, General.
Computer and Information Sciences, General.
Criminal Justice/Police Science.
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist.
Educational/Instructional Technology.
Electrical, Electronic, and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician.
Engineering, General.
Engineering/Engineering-Related Technologies/Technicians, Other.
Environmental Science.
Finance, General.
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician.
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other.
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching.
Legal Assistant/Paralegal.
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management.
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician.
Mathematics, General.
Mechanical/Mechanical Engineering Technology/Technician.
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist.
Music, General.
Network and System Administration/Administrator.
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
Opticianry/Ophthalmic Dispensing Optician.
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching.
Physical Therapy Assistant.
Social Sciences, General.
Social Work.
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels.

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Programs Offered

  • Distance Learning
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Phi Theta Kappa
  • Two-year transfer curriculum
  • Weekend College

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Health Professions
  • Natural Science
  • Social/Behavioral Science
  • Technologies

10,217

total students

NA%

in-state

NA%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

100%

10,217
students

Female
59%
5,979

Male
41%
4,238

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

44%

4,461
students

Female
56%
2,504

Male
44%
1,957

56%

5,756
students

Female
60%
3,475

Male
40%
2,281

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