The College of New Jersey

Ewing, NJ, USA
4.03 Average Rating

The college of New Jersey was established in 1855 and is home to the oldest teacher-training program in the state. It is a very selective institution, and ranked #4 in Regional Universities North and #2 in Best Undergraduate Teaching by U.S. News & World Report. The university offers small classes and a liberal arts curriculum. The school’s mission is to retain the state’s most talented students, so a majority of the students are from New Jersey.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
94%
Out of State Students
6%
0
100
48%
Acceptance Rate
Average SAT Composite: 1227
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Decision Acceptance is binding so student must attend college if accepted. November 1, 2018
Fall Regular Decision February 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
Spring Regular Decision November 1, 2018
Other January 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
7,552
Total Number of Undergrads
6,955
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
73%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
87%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
13:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$24,079
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$16,148
Out-of-State Tuition
$27,577
0
100
40%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
45%
Average Aid Per Year
$8,948
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
44%
56%
Student Organizations
150
Size of Town
Suburb: Large
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
New York
Philadelphia
Washington
Boston
Los Angeles
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
60%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$56,200
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What Students Are Saying

4.03 Average Rating
the college of new jersey is a great undergraduate college. the class atmosphere feels wonderful. the professors are are always willing to help in anything.
Zuleica from Newark, NJ
TCNJ is a great school for strong academics; The work is intense, but well worth it! There is alot to do around campus most of the time and everyone is so nice! You really feel like home at TCNJ
Emma from Reisterstown, MD

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