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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
    FY16 Operating Budget  $150,887,357
    Academic Year 2015
    NJCU Tuition and Fees
     
    $11,178.60 (annual full-time, NJ resident);
    $20,007.80 (annual full-time, out-of-state)
    $659.70 per credit (full- or part-time, NJ resident);
    $1081.80 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.)
    D.Sc.
    Ed.D.
    Degree Programs 
    43 undergraduate degree major programs
    27 graduate degree and diploma programs
    2 doctoral programs
    Fall 2015 Enrollment 
    6,317
    Full-time 4826
    Part-time 1491
    1,920
    Full-time 406
    Part-time 1514
    Total:  
    8,237
    Undergraduate Profile 
    Average age:
    25
    Percentage receiving
    aid:
    76% estimated
    Ethnic breakdown: 
     
    Asian
    7%
     
    Black
    21%
     
    Hispanic
    35%
     
    White
    23%
     
    Other
    14%
    Faculty:
     
     
    Full-time
    251
     
    Part-time/Adjunct
    558
    Student/faculty ratio: 
    14:1
    Additional NJCU Sites 
     
    School of Business
    Jersey City Waterfront 
    147 Harborside Financial Center

    NJCU at Wall, Wall Township