The College of New Jersey: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - OustandingQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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The College of New Jersey is a medium four-year, public school with 7,270 students enrolled. This school was established in 1855 and is one of the 2 schools located in Ewing, New Jersey.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
59
The College of New Jersey will give you the option to obtain a bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

The College of New Jersey deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 59 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Business, Management, English and Literature, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when 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. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
94%
The student retention rate at The College of New Jersey is very high at 94% (well above New Jersey average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students definitely love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at The College of New Jersey is very good: 86%. Nearly 10% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at The College of New Jersey is pretty good, 13:1. Find out more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$24,600
Average tuition costs are high, about $20,300 per year. The additional fees at The College of New Jersey not covered by tuition are nearly $4,300; which totals $24,600 per year.

Read the details about The College of New Jersey 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
46%
As reported in recent government data, 10,295 applications were submitted and 4,750 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to become a student at this school.

The college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at The College of New Jersey in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$8,000
The College of New Jersey provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at The College of New Jersey, 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-
The College of New Jersey provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 4,000 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high -- nearly $8,000 per academic year.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at The College of New Jersey. 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 information, The College of New Jersey appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

The College of New Jersey Location and Maps



Post Address: The College of New Jersey, 2000 Pennington Road, Ewing, New Jersey 08628-0718, USA
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