New Jersey Institute of Technology: Ranking & Review

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Newark Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 220 642
Top 4%

New Jersey Institute of Technology Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate61%61%63%
Enrolled undergraduates1,114834280
Enrolled total (including graduate students)11,4468,3673,079

3,412 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

200 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $75. Application fee for graduates - $75.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRequired
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRequired
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores941
Percent of students submitting SAT scores84%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores290
Percent of students submitting ACT scores26%
ACT Composite
ACT English
ACT Math

New Jersey Institute of Technology Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $36,498 $51,518
Off-campus $35,798 $50,818
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $13,300 and other expenses per full academic year.

New Jersey Institute of Technology provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,906 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $13,906 $28,926
Fees for full-time undergraduates $2,992 $2,992
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $529 $1,237
Tuition for Full-time graduates $19,720 $29,166
Fees for full-time graduates $2,970 $2,970
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $1,073 $1,541

Programs and Degrees

Engineering 603 519 33 1,155
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 270 514 9 793
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 203 73 276
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 91 83 174
Architecture and Related Services 139 18 157
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 105 13 2 120
Mathematics and Statistics 23 32 7 62
Physical Sciences 10 12 4 26
Visual and Performing Arts 21 21
Natural Resources and Conservation 6 7 2 15
English Language and Literature & Letters 9 3 12
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services 11 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 7 7
History 6 6
Legal Professions and Studies 6 6
Health Professions and Related Programs 6 6
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 2 1 3
Social Sciences 2 2
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Grand Total1,5121,281592,852

A total of 1,512 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at New Jersey Institute of Technology.

At the master's and doctor's level 1,340 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate64%59%78%
  • Full-time retention rate - 84%
  • Part-time retention rate - 65%

General info

Alternative namesNJIT
MottoThe Edge in Knowledge
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,527
Instructional FTE535
Research FTE63
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

AddressUniversity Heights
Newark, New Jersey, 07102
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population250,000 - 500,000
Fax+1 (973) 642 2541

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