Rutgers Newark Regional Campus

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

249 University Avenue

Newark, NJ 07102-1896

(973) 353-5205

Fax: (973) 353-1440

Contact: Bruce Neimeyer

Director of Admissions at Newark
Main Address

249 University Avenue

Newark, NJ 07102-1896

(973) 353-1766

www.rutgers.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 7,001

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 955

Degree-seeking undergrads: 6,406

Graduate enrollment: 3,213

Setting

Urban setting

Large city (250,000 – 499,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral
First Professional

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $65

Online application fee: $65
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 50%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 87%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African Studies B
African-American Studies B
American Studies B
Caribbean Studies B
Hispanic-American Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Botany B
Zoology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Finance/Banking B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Journalism B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Information Sciences/Systems B

Engineering

Biomedical Engineering B
Ceramic Sciences/Engineering B
Chemical Engineering B
Civil Engineering B
Electrical/Communications Engineering B
Mechanical Engineering B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical Laboratory Science B
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology B
Nursing (RN) B
Predentistry B
Premedicine B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Mathematics

Applied Mathematics B
Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Science, Technology & Society B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Natural Resources & Conservation – General B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Geology B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Rutgers University-Newark Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(973) 353-1766
Website:www.newark.rutgers.edu/
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:admissions.rutgers.edu/ApplyNow/ApplicationsAndTheBasics.aspx
Address:249 University Avenue, Blumenthal Hall, Newark, NJ 07102
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:12,321
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):67%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:10,929 (89% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$13,829
Out-of-state Tuition:$29,480
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:80%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$12,680

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Rutgers University-Newark Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Rutgers University-Newark.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies211
Biological and Biomedical Sciences222
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services651
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services21
Engineering1
English Language and Literature/Letters12
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics3
Health Professions and Related Programs31
History11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service111
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics21
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies12
Natural Resources and Conservation111
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences332
Psychology111
Public Administration and Social Service Professions221
Social Sciences432
Visual and Performing Arts41
Grand total422714

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Rutgers University-Newark.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services13
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions11
Social Sciences1
Grand total551

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Rutgers University-Newark and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$13,829
Out-of-state$29,480
Books and supplies$1,350

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$18,619
Out-of-state$30,211

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid95280%
Grant or scholarship aid81568%$12,680
Student loan aid55146%$6,656

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid4,97665%$10,434
Federal student loans4,25955%$7,195

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Rutgers University-Newark. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Rutgers University-Newark students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants13,0856,0057,080
Percent admitted100%64%67%
Percent admitted who enrolled10%10%10%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Rutgers University-Newark Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment12,321
Undergraduate enrollment8,170
Graduate enrollment4,151

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Rutgers University-Newark Accreditation

This institution is accredited by

Specialized institution accreditations:

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