Rutgers University New Brunswick: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Rutgers University New Brunswick is a large four-year, public school with 49,430 students enrolled. This college was established in 1766 and is one of the 2 colleges and schools located in New Brunswick, New Jersey.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
177
Good
At Rutgers University New Brunswick you can get your 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Rutgers University New Brunswick follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 177 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical, Biology, Engineering, Management, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
93%
Good
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 typically a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Rutgers University New Brunswick student retention rate is very high at 93% (well above New Jersey average). Considering this statistic, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Rutgers University New Brunswick is very good - 85%.

Student to faculty ratio at Rutgers University New Brunswick is pretty decent -- 15:1. Learn more details about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$29,700
High
Average tuition cost is very high, around $26,700 annually. The additional fees at Rutgers University New Brunswick beyond tuition are around $3,000; this comes to $29,700 per year.

Read the details about Rutgers University New Brunswick additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
58%
Doable
According to government data, 35,340 applications were submitted and 20,657 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get accepted at this school.

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

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Rutgers University New Brunswick in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,400
High
Rutgers University New Brunswick offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Rutgers University New Brunswick, 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
F
Unsafe
Rutgers University New Brunswick offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 16,100 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high -- roughly $7,400 per academic year.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Rutgers University New Brunswick. 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 numbers, Rutgers University New Brunswick seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Rutgers University New Brunswick Location and Maps



Post Address: Rutgers University New Brunswick, 83 Somerset St, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901-1281, USA
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