Tuition & Fees

$17,338

$32,750

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
13%
600-699
55%
500-599
31%
400-499
1%
700-800
30%
600-699
53%
500-599
17%
700-800
8%
600-699
23%
500-599
48%
400-499
20%
300-399
1%
30-36
35%
24-29
39%
18-23
26%
30-36
33%
24-29
52%
18-23
14%
12-17
1%
30-36
32%
24-29
53%
18-23
15%
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undergraduateRatios

75%

male

25%

female

1

teacher

17

students

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Moderately Selective

63%

acceptance rate

Accepted 5,171
Declined + 2,952
Total Received 8,123
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Public

8,532

undergraduate students

2,891

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Architecture
  2. Information Technology
  3. Mechanical Engineering
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Codes

SAT 2513
ACT 2580

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Location

School Facts

New Jersey Institute of Technology, founded in 1881, is a public, technical institution. The 48-acre campus is located in downtown Newark, NJ.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 11,423
Established in 1881
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
•  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  CEPH (Council on Education for Public Health)
•  MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education)
•  NAAB (National Architectural Accrediting Board)

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Newark, NJ

48-acre, urban campus in Newark (population: 285,154), 10 miles from New York City. Served by air, bus, and train; other major airport serves New York City. School operates transportation to bus and train stations. Public transportation serves campus.

New Jersey Institute of Technology
323 Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd
Newark, NJ 07102-1982

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
24%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
51%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

Greek Life

 
17 fraternities 5% of male students
 
6 sororities 2% of female students
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
34%
Top 1/4
62%
Top 1/2
90%
Bottom 1/2
10%
Bottom 1/4
2%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
13%
600-699
55%
500-599
31%
400-499
1%
700-800
30%
600-699
53%
500-599
17%
700-800
8%
600-699
23%
500-599
48%
400-499
20%
300-399
1%
30-36
35%
24-29
39%
18-23
26%
30-36
33%
24-29
52%
18-23
14%
12-17
1%
30-36
32%
24-29
53%
18-23
15%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $75
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline December 15 (priority deadline)
March 1
School has early decision program no
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline November 11
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Required of some
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

63%

acceptance rate

Accepted 5,171
Declined + 2,952
Total Received 8,123

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Class rank
Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Interview
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Religious affiliation/commitment

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Admissions Contact

Stephen Eck
Executive Director of University Admissions
P: 973 596-3300
F: 973 596-3461
admissions@njit.edu

Financial Aid

53%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$13,930

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $14,174
Room $8,900
Board $4,700
Additional fees $3,164
Books & supplies $2,900
Total $33,838
Average Financial Aid - $13,930
Total with Avg. Aid $19,908

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $14,645,253
State $20,838,656
Institutional $12,494,938
Other external $498,913
Total $48,477,760

Non-need-based

Federal
State $79,271
Institutional $13,785,386
Other external $155,172
Total $14,019,829
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

P: 973 596-3479
F: 973 596-6471
finaid@njit.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Ivon Nunez
Director of Financial Aid
ivon.nunez@njit.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
fencing
lacrosse
soccer
swimming
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

badminton, bowling, cricket, ice hockey, judo, lacrosse, racquetball, track and field

Club Sports - Women's

badminton, bowling, lacrosse, racquetball, softball, track and field, water polo

Intramural/Recreational Sports

badminton, basketball, billiards, bowling, flag football, racquetball, soccer (indoor/outdoor), softball, swimming, table tennis, triathlon, volleyball (indoor/beach)

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Athletic Directors

Lenny Kaplan (men's)
Assistant Vice President/director Of Athletics
email

Peg Hefferan (women's)
Associate Director Of Athletics For Administration & Student-Athlete Services/swa
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Atlantic Soccer Conference, Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference, Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association, Great West Conference, Middle Atlantic Conference
Mascot
Highlander
School colors
red, white, and black

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Applied Mathematics
Applied Physics
Applied Science
Applied Statistics
Architectural Studies
Architecture
Biochemistry
Bioelectronics
Bioinformatics
Biology
Biomedical Engineering
Biophysics
Biostatistics
Business
Business Administration/Management of Technology
Business Information Systems
Business/Information Systems
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Civil Engineering
Clinical Laboratory Sciences
Communication
Computational Biology
Computational Sciences
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Computer Technology
Computer/Information Science
Computing/Business
Concrete Industry Management
Construction Engineering Technology
Construction Management Technology
Critical Infrastructure Systems
Cyber Security/Privacy
Digital Design
Electrical Engineering
Emergency Management/Business Continuity
Engineering Management
Engineering Science
Engineering Technology
Enterprise Development
Environmental Engineering
Environmental Science
Environmental/Sustainability Policy
Fine Arts
General Studies
Geoscience Engineering
Health Care Systems Management
History
Human Computer Interaction
Industrial Design
Industrial Engineering
Information Systems
Information Technology
Information Technology Administration/Security
Infrastructure Planning
Interior Design
International Business
Internet Engineering
Law/Technology/Culture
Management
Management Information Systems
Management of Technology
Manufacturing Engineering
Manufacturing Systems Engineering
Marketing
Materials Science/Engineering
Mathematical Biology
Mathematical Science
Mathematical Sciences
Mathematical/Computational Finance
Mathematics of Finance/Actuarial Science
Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering Technology
Medical Informatics Technology
Miscellaneous Biological Specialties
Occupational Safety/Health Engineering
Occupational Safety/Industrial Hygiene
Pharmaceutical Bioprocessing
Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Pharmaceutical Engineering
Pharmaceutical Materials Processing
Pharmaceutical Systems Management
Power/Energy Systems
Professional/Technical Communications
Public Health
Public Policy Studies
Science/Technology/Society
Software Engineering
Telecommunications
Theatre Arts/Technology
Transportation
Urban Systems
Web Systems
Web/Information Systems
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Architecture
  2. Information Technology
  3. Mechanical Engineering

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Weekend College

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Humanities
  • Natural Science
  • Social/Behavioral Science
  • Technologies

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-optometry
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-veterinary science

11,423

total students

96%

in-state

4%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

75%

8,532
students

Female
25%
2,130

Male
75%
6,402

25%

2,891
students

Female
30%
863

Male
70%
2,028

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

80%

6,827
students

Female
24%
1,624

Male
76%
5,203

20%

1,705
students

Female
30%
506

Male
70%
1,199

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Student Break-down

5%
Nonresident aliens
7%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
21%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
20%
Hispanic/Latino
31%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

67%

Transfer applicants accepted

59%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Not Required/Recommended
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of Some
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Recommended of Some
Essay or personal statement Recommended of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

109

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

33

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

100%

Additional services

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

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Special housing
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 62
Countries most often represented Canada
China
Ecuador
India
Spain
Turkey
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Cristiana Kunyczka
Director, Office of Global Initiatives
973 596-3602
kunyczka@njit.edu

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