Ramapo College of New Jersey

Mahwah, NJ

Ramapo College of New Jersey

Mahwah, NJ

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Tuition & Fees

$14,678

$24,229

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
4%
600-699
29%
500-599
52%
400-499
13%
300-399
0
700-800
6%
600-699
23%
500-599
53%
400-499
14%
300-399
1%
30-36
8%
24-29
40%
18-23
42%
12-17
8%
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undergraduateRatios

44%

male

56%

female

1

teacher

16

students

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Moderately Selective

65%

acceptance rate

Accepted 4,808
Declined 2,523
Total Received 7,331
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Public

5,574

undergraduate students

568

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Ramapo College of New Jersey, founded in 1969, is a public, coeducational institution. Its 300-acre campus is located in Mahwah, 32 miles from Newark and 35 miles from New York City.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 6,142
Established in 1969
Coeducational Coeducational

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300-acre campus in Mahwah (population: 26,759), 25 miles from Newark and 35 miles from New York City. Served by bus; major airport and train serve Newark. School operates transportation to bus and train terminals.

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

Ramapo College of New Jersey
505 Ramapo Valley Road
Mahwah
07430-1680

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
45.1%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Freshman guaranteed housing
yes
Coed housing

Top Events

  • Relay For Life
  • major concerts
  • Octoberfest and LollanoBooza
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Choral groups
  • National fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances
  • Other security measures
  • surveillance cameras, patrols by trained security personnel

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
16%
Top 1/4
41%
Top 1/2
77%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
4%
600-699
29%
500-599
52%
400-499
13%
300-399
0
700-800
6%
600-699
23%
500-599
53%
400-499
14%
300-399
1%
30-36
8%
24-29
40%
18-23
42%
12-17
8%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $65
Application deadline February 1
Has early decision program yes
School has early action program yes
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.39

Moderately Selective

65%

acceptance rate

Accepted 4,808
Declined 2,523
Total Received 7,331

Admissions Factors

Very Important

academic GPA
rigor of secondary school record

Important

extracurricular activities
application essay
recommendation(s)
talent/ability
standardized test scores

Considered

alumni/ae relation
level of applicant's interest
character/personal qualities
first generation
geographical residence
racial/ethnic status
class rank
state residency
volunteer work
work experience

Not Considered

interview
religious affiliation/commitment

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 42
Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language no

Financial Aid

Average financial aid
Not Reported

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $12,171
Room & board $12,840
Additional fees $2,507
Books & supplies $1,593
Other fees $2,706
Total $31,817

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Not Reported

Non-need-based

Not Reported

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Financial Facts

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

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-country running
Field hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball

Intramural Sports Men

Bowling, Football, Rock climbing, Table tennis, Ultimate frisbee

Intramural Sports Women

Bowling, Football, Rock climbing, Table tennis, Ultimate frisbee

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division 3

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
African-American/Black Studies
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
American/United States Studies/Civilization
Area Studies, Other
Biochemistry
Bioinformatics
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Commerce, General
Chemistry, General
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Communication and Media Studies, Other
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Economics, General
Environmental Science
Environmental Studies
Finance, General
History, General
Information Science/Studies
Intermedia/Multimedia
International Business/Trade/Commerce
International/Global Studies
Legal Professions and Studies, Other
Legal Studies, General
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Mathematics, General
Music, General
Philosophy
Physics, General
Political Science and Government, General
Psychology, General
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Social Sciences, General
Social Work
Sociology
Spanish Language and Literature
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Visual and Performing Arts, General
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Programs Offered

  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Accelerated degree
  • Freshman honors college
  • Honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Cooporative programs
  • Internships
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC
  • Air force ROTC

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate

6,142

total students

95.4%

in-state

4.6%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

91%

5,574
students

Female
56%
3,148

Male
44%
2,426

9%

568
students

Female
75%
427

Male
25%
141

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

87%

4,870
students

Female
56%
2,719

Male
44%
2,151

13%

704
students

Female
61%
429

Male
39%
275

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 88%
Student 4 year graduation rate 59%
Student 5 year graduation rate 11%
Student 6 year graduation rate 2%

Student Break-down

1%
Nonresident aliens
5%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
8%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
19%
Hispanic/Latino
60%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
< 1%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

472

Transfer students enrolled

8%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

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

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: May 1

Transfer difficulty

Moderately difficult

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Counseling services

  • Group career
  • Individual career
  • Learning disability
  • Personal/Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career Library
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Other career services
  • Resume preparation
  • Resume referral

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Computer training or assistance
  • Health clinic
  • Women's center

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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