New Jersey City University

Jersey City, NJ 07305

New Jersey City University is one of the 13 public 4-year colleges in New Jersey. Its campus is medium in size and located in Jersey City. The institution offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

In the 2017 fall enrollment, 991 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 763 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 77%).

Every year 33% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

New Jersey City University's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $8,350, and fees were $3,411. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $17,640 and $3,411 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleLarge City
Campus SizeMedium
Student to Faculty Ratio14:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4-year
TypePublic
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate77%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 15 64
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 82.8%

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
01/01/1959 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
ACEN
04/01/1979 - Current

Admission

92%

Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT870 to 1080
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Application fee
Undergrads $50
Graduates $55

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$278/credit
In State Students$278/credit
Out of State Students$588/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$583/credit
In State Students$583/credit
Out of State Students$1,027/credit

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $12,510 $12,510 $26,460
ADN 70 $19,460 $19,460 $41,160
BSN 125 $34,750 $34,750 $73,500
FNP 50 $29,150 $29,150 $51,350
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 95% of New Jersey City University's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 76% $4,909
Other Federal Grant 12% $513
State Grant & Scholarships 67% $5,787
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 40% $5,220
Federal Student Loans 39% $5,644
Private Loans 3% $10,464

$12,267

Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$11,106
$30,001 to $48,000$11,719
$48,001 to $75,000$15,286
$75,001 to $110,000$20,550
Over $110,000$21,036

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Student Population

6,508

Undergrads

1,775

Graduates

5,125

Women

3,158

Men

67%

Full-time

33%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Hispanic
36%
White
25%
Black/African American
21%
Asian
8%
Race/ethnicity unknown
6%
Two or more races
2%
Non-resident alien
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and New Jersey state board of nursing.

New Jersey City University
2039 Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ 07305
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