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  • NJCU Charter  
    1927
    Opened  
    1929
    President 
    Dr. Sue Henderson
    Accreditations  Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC), National Association of Schools of Art and Design, National Association of Schools of Music, Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs, National League for Nursing, National Association of School Psychologists
    Institutional Profile 
    Public, urban, diverse, commuter, Minority Serving Institution (MSI), Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI), Carnegie Classification: Comprehensive University I
    FY12 Operating Budget  $170,588,914
    FY12
    NJCU Tuition and Fees
     
    $10,021.00 (annual full-time, NJ resident);
    $17,893.20 (annual full-time, out-of-state)
    $589.90 per credit (full- or part-time, NJ resident);
    $1.007.20 per credit (out-of-state)
    NJCU Colleges 
    William J. Maxwell College of Arts and Sciences
    Deborah Cannon Partridge Wolfe College of Education
    College of Professional Studies
    Degrees Offered 
    Baccalaureate degrees (B.A., B.S., B.F.A., B.M., B.S.N.)
    Master’s degrees (M.A., M.S., M.A.T., M.B.A., M.F.A., M.M., M.S.N.)
    Degree Programs 
    41 undergraduate degree major programs
    27 graduate degree and diploma programs
    Fall 2011 Enrollment 
    6,639
    Full-time 4,907
    Part-time 1,732
    1,689
    Full-time 360
    Part-time 1,329
    375
     
    Total:  
    8,703
    Undergraduate Profile 
    Average age:
    26
    Percentage receiving
    aid:
    75%
    Ethnic breakdown:
     
    Asian
    8%
     
    Black
    20%
     
    Hispanic
    37%
     
    White
    25%
     
    Other
    10%
    Faculty:
     
     
    Full-time
    243
     
    Part-time
    4
     
    Adjuncts
    537
    Student/faculty ratio: 
    14:1
    Additional NJCU Sites 
     
    Jersey City Waterfront – Harborside Financial Center,
    286 Washington St.

    NJCU at Wall, Wall Township