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    NJCU Charter  
    1927
    Opened  
    1929
    Current 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, Accreditation Commission on Education in Nursing, National Association of School Psychologists, Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs
    Institutional Profile 
    Public, urban, diverse, commuter, Minority Serving Institution (MSI), Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI), Carnegie Classification: Comprehensive University I
    FY14 Operating Budget  $182,550,530
    Academic Year 2013-2014
    NJCU Tuition and Fees
     
    $10,653.30 (annual full-time, NJ resident);
    $19,065.50 (annual full-time, out-of-state)
    $628.60 per credit (full- or part-time, NJ resident);
    $1048.45 per credit out-of-state (note: face-to-face or blended; not online)
    NJCU Colleges and Schools 
    William J. Maxwell College of Arts and Sciences
    Deborah Cannon Partridge Wolfe College of Education
    College of Professional Studies
    School of Business
    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.)
    3D.Sc.
    Ed.D.
    Degree Programs 
    43 undergraduate degree major programs
    27 graduate degree and diploma programs
    2 doctoral programs
    Fall 2013 Enrollment 
    6,438
    Full-time 4777
    Part-time 1661
    2,005
    Full-time 428
    Part-time 1577
    378
     
    Total:  
    8,443
    Undergraduate Profile 
    Average age:
    26
    Percentage receiving
    aid:
    73%
    Ethnic breakdown:
     
    Asian
    9%
     
    Black
    21%
     
    Hispanic
    34%
     
    White
    25%
     
    Other
    11%
    Faculty:
     
     
    Full-time
    241
     
    Part-time/Adjunct
    528
    Student/faculty ratio: 
    15:1
    Additional NJCU Sites 
     
    Jersey City Waterfront – Harborside Financial Center,
    286 Washington St.

    NJCU at Wall, Wall Township