Rutgers University Newark: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - OustandingQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - BadCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Rutgers University Newark is a medium four-year, public school with 12,015 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1946 and is one of the 8 schools and colleges located in Newark, New Jersey.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
53
Bachelor's degree, master's degree, and doctoral degree are available at Rutgers University Newark.

Rutgers University Newark follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 53 majors. The most popular concentrations are Accounting and Finance, Management, Business, Law, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and 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 usually a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
84%
The rate of student retention at Rutgers University Newark is high at 84% (above New Jersey average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Rutgers University Newark is good: 11:1. Learn more details on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$26,000
Average tuition charges are high, $23,700 per year. The additional fees at Rutgers University Newark not covered by tuition are approximately $2,300, which comes to $26,000 a year.

Read the details about Rutgers University Newark 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
58%
According to government data, 11,863 applications were submitted and 6,824 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

This school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score information at Rutgers University Newark in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,600
Rutgers University Newark offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Rutgers University Newark, 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
D-
Rutgers University Newark offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,300 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high, approximately $7,600 per year.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Rutgers University Newark. 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 received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Rutgers University Newark seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Rutgers University Newark Location and Maps



Post Address: Rutgers University Newark, 249 University Avenue, Blumenthal Hall, Newark, New Jersey 07102, USA
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