New Jersey Institute of Technology: Review & Facts

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New Jersey Institute of Technology is a medium four-year, public school with 9,945 students enrolled. This school was established in 1861 and is one of the 8 schools located in Newark, New Jersey.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
47
New Jersey Institute of Technology will give you the option to get a bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

New Jersey Institute of Technology follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 47 majors. The most popular concentrations are Engineering, Computer Science, Management, Business, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
82%
New Jersey Institute of Technology student retention rate is high at 82% (above New Jersey average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at New Jersey Institute of Technology is below average: 55%. Around 26% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at New Jersey Institute of Technology is decent - 16:1. Read more details about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,200
Average tuition prices are very high - $24,800 per year. The additional fees at New Jersey Institute of Technology not covered by tuition are nearly $2,400; which totals $27,200 a year.

Read the details about New Jersey Institute of Technology additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
64%
As reported in recent government data, 4,216 applications were submitted and 2,684 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

The school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at New Jersey Institute of Technology in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$8,000
New Jersey Institute of Technology provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at New Jersey Institute of Technology, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C+
New Jersey Institute of Technology offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,700 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high: around $8,000 per year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at New Jersey Institute of Technology. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, New Jersey Institute of Technology appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

New Jersey Institute of Technology Location and Maps



Post Address: New Jersey Institute of Technology, University Heights, Newark, New Jersey 07102, USA
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