New Jersey City UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Jersey City, New Jersey Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$12,414

Avg in-state tuition

$22,220

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About New Jersey City University

New Jersey City University is a medium-sized public university located on an urban campus in Jersey City, New Jersey. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,949, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 95%. The university offers 37 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 41%, and a student-faculty ratio of 14:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $12,414, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $22,220.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

95% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 95%

Retention Rate 73%

Graduation Rate 41%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 860-1080

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

62%

Female Student Population

14:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

8k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

Hispanic

36%

White

24%

Black

22%

Asian

7%

Unknown

6%

Two or more races

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

75% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

75%

State Grant Aid

67%

Institution Grant Aid

58%

Pell Grant

75%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,207
State Grant Aid $5,877
Institution Grant Aid $3,578
Pell Grant Aid $4,825

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships