New Jersey City University

Jersey City, NJ

New Jersey City University

Jersey City, NJ

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Tuition & Fees

$12,414

$22,220

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
8%
500-599
35%
400-499
46%
300-399
10%
700-800
2%
600-699
7%
500-599
36%
400-499
44%
300-399
11%

Not Reported

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undergraduateRatios

42%

male

58%

female

14

students

1

faculty

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Not Selective

94%

acceptance rate

Accepted 4,606
Declined 262
Total Received 4,868
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Public

6,137

undergraduate students

1,812

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

New Jersey City University, founded in 1927, is a public university. Programs are offered through the College of Arts and Sciences, the School of Business, the College of Professional Studies and the College of Education. Its 17-acre campus is located in Jersey City, less than 10 miles from New York City.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 7,949
Established in 1927
Coeducational Coeducational

17‐acre, urban campus in Jersey City (population: 270,753), five miles from both Newark and New York City. Served by bus and train; major airports serve Newark and New York City. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Major city
  • Metropolitan area: New York City
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Newark Liberty International

New Jersey City University
2039 Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
07305

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
12%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
no
No freshman housing consideration
yes
Coed housing
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Campus Facts

  • Drama/Theater group
  • National fraternities on campus
  • Local fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus
  • Local sororities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Late-night transport/escort service

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
15%
Top 1/4
37%
Top 1/2
63%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
8%
500-599
35%
400-499
46%
300-399
10%
700-800
2%
600-699
7%
500-599
36%
400-499
44%
300-399
11%

Not Reported

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $55
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.03

Not Selective

94%

acceptance rate

Accepted 4,606
Declined 262
Total Received 4,868

Admissions Factors

Very Important

academic GPA
class rank
rigor of secondary school record

Important

extracurricular activities

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International Facts

Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language yes

Financial Aid

98%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$5,643

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $12,248
Room & board $14,574
Additional fees $166
Books & supplies $1,200
Other fees $4,708
Total $32,896
Average Financial Aid - $5,643
Total with Avg. Aid $27,253
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Financial Facts

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Installment payment plan yes
Deferred payment plan yes
Tuition waiver for employees (and children) yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Bowling
Cross-country running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Volleyball

Intramural Sports Men

Basketball, Bowling, Cheerleading, Cross-country running, Football, Golf, Racquetball, Soccer, Softball, Swimming and diving, Table tennis, Track and field, Volleyball

Intramural Sports Women

Basketball, Bowling, Cheerleading, Cross-country running, Football, Racquetball, Soccer, Softball, Swimming and diving, Table tennis, Tennis, Track and field, Volleyball

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division III

Majors

Assc. Bach.
Accounting
Art Teacher Education
Art/Art Studies, General
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Chemistry, General
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Economics, General
Elementary Education and Teaching
English Language and Literature, General
Finance, General
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
Geology/Earth Science, General
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
History, General
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
Mathematics, General
Music Teacher Education
Music, General
Nursing Science
Philosophy
Physics, General
Political Science and Government, General
Psychology, General
Sociology
Spanish Language and Literature
Special Education and Teaching, General
Urban Studies/Affairs
Women's Studies
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Programs Offered

  • English as a second language
  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Internships
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC

Other Programs

  • Doctorial degree - other

7,949

total students

99%

in-state

1%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

77%

6,137
students

Female
58%
3,588

Male
42%
2,549

23%

1,812
students

Female
74%
1,341

Male
26%
471

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

81%

4,990
students

Female
58%
2,870

Male
42%
2,120

19%

1,147
students

Female
63%
718

Male
37%
429

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 73%
Student 4 year graduation rate 13%
Student 5 year graduation rate 20%
Student 6 year graduation rate 7%

Student Break-down

1%
Nonresident aliens
23%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
39%
Hispanic/Latino
19%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

692

Transfer students enrolled

9%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment yes
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests yes
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES yes
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred no

Transfer Application Deadline

Not reported

Transfer difficulty

Moderately difficult

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Career Library
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Resume preparation

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

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

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
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