New Jersey City University Rankings

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In the World#2389 of 14178
In North America#736 of 2629
In the United States#673 of 2528
In New Jersey#18 of 47
In Jersey City#1 of 3

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
95%
Average SAT
970
Aid receiving
94%
Undergraduates
6,137
Graduates
1,812
Male:Female Ratio
38:62
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
njcu.edu

New Jersey City University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate95%94%95%
Applicants4,8681,9032,965
Admissions4,6071,7842,823
Freshmen enrolled full time1,004448556
Freshmen enrolled part time422

2,241 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,098 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
966 or 96%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 860
or below

75% of them
had 1080
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in New Jersey City University are 860-1080 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Hispanic2855 (36%)
White1906 (24%)
Black or African American1736 (22%)
Asian590 (7%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown457 (6%)
Nonresident Alien173 (2%)
Two or more races168 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander35 (0.4%)
American Indian or Alaska Native12 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$11,068
Students receiving aid
94%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$12,248$13,140
Tuition in-state$12,248$13,140
Tuition out-of-state$22,054$21,052
Fee in-district$166$48
Fee in-state$166$48
Fee out-of-state$166$48

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity576
Combined charge for room and board$16,343
Room charge$11,200
Meal charge$5,143

New Jersey City University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Psychology, General157
Accounting10837
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse1289
Business Administration and Management, General8143
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other97
Homeland Security, Other7910
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin84
Biology & Biological Sciences, General78
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General5023
Sociology61
Art & Art Studies, General544
Special Education and Teaching, General55
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services48
Urban Education and Leadership47
Finance, General415
Computer and Information Sciences, General39
Educational & Instructional Technology37
English Language and Literature, General33
Mathematics, General31
Speech Communication and Rhetoric30
Marketing & Marketing Management, General26
History, General24
Music Performance, General416
Music, General19
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies19
Fire Science & Fire-fighting17
Spanish Language and Literature16
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs16
Educational Psychology15
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth15
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels13
Kindergarten & Preschool Education and Teaching37
Management Science10
Political Science and Government, General9
Women's Studies6
Economics, General5
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other5
Geology & Earth Science, General4
Chemistry, General4
Mathematics Teacher Education3
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other2
Cinematography and Film & Video Production2
Reading Teacher Education2
Art Teacher Education2
Actuarial Science1
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management1
Health Information & Medical Records Administration & Administrator1
Elementary Education and Teaching1
Philosophy1
Music Teacher Education1
Grand Total1,29542420
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate41%39%42%
  • Full-time retention rate - 73%
  • Part-time retention rate - 11%

Publications & Citations

Publications
613
Citations
3,693

Publication count by topic

Psychology
138
Sociology
75
Computer science
69
Medicine
46
Political science
43
Business
32
Mathematics
32
Economics
28
Engineering
25
Biology
18
History
14
Chemistry
13
Philosophy
8
Environmental science
8
Art
8
Materials science
7
Physics
7
Geography
5
Geology
4

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History157131
Sociology2059304
Philosophy21419
Psychology22001,682
Political science257876
Economics2722201
Art29512
Geography314293
Business352094
Geology358022
Computer science3942260
Materials science4240125
Medicine4382200
Environmental science469717
Mathematics473545
Chemistry4850120
Physics48768
Biology5000110
Engineering521811

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990212
1991116
199219
199305
199415
199565
199668
199768
1998713
1999513
2000940
20011032
2002535
2003761
20041368
2005787
200612117
20071696
200816136
200914144
20109148
201116164
201213189
201315183
201425219
201517189
201635202
201742201
201852194
201957248
202090380

General info

Alternative namesNJCU
Founded1927
WikipediaNew Jersey City University
MottoIneamus Ad Discendum Exeamus Ad Merendum
Enter to Learn, Exit to Serve
Colorsgreen, gold
Academic CalendarSeptember to June
Total FTE staff1,081
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address2039 Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, New Jersey, 07305
United States
City population248,000
Phone2012002000
Fax+1 (201) 200 2352

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