8,483
Students
Financial aid thermometer
13,104
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
61
4453/7254
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

New Jersey Institute of Technology is a University institution located in Newark, NJ, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address University Heights
Newark, NJ  07102
United States
Contact Mr. Stephen M. Eck
Executive Director of University Admissions
Email: admissions@njit.edu
Phone: 973-596-3306
Fax: 973-596-3461

Majors & Degrees

Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

7,254
Applied
4,453
Accepted
8,483
Enrolled
61%
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Female Admissions

2,250
Females Applied
1,411
Females Accepted
63%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

5,004
Males Applied
3,042
Males Accepted
61%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

75
Application Fee
3.58
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs Interview
Recommended One recommendation

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen March 1st Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer June 1st Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 626 580 670
SAT Math 659 610 700
ACT Composite 27 24 30

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

14,174
In-state
29,586
Out-of-state
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Fees

3,164
Full-time student fees
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

13,104
Avg. Financial Aid Package
13,628
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
23,821
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,392
Avg. Loan Aid
16,181
Avg. Grant Aid
12,484
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
96% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
41%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
9%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

8,483
Total undergrad students
4%
International Students
3%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 19.67%
Black or African American 8.16%
White or Caucasian 31.98%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.08%
Asian 20.78%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.04%
Two or more races 3.03%
Other 11.76%

Gender

Male (74.15%)
Female (25.85%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 53%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
NJIT Day, World Week and Miniversity

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
Student Senate, Student Activities Council, Vector, Institute of Industrial Engineers and WJTB Geek Radio

Campus Security & Safety

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Other Campus Security & Safety:
bicycle patrols

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 1 Checkmark
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Bowling Checkmark Checkmark No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Fencing No Division 1 Checkmark
Ice Hockey Checkmark Checkmark No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field Checkmark Division 1 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Water Polo Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Fencing No Division 1 Checkmark
Ice Hockey No No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field Checkmark Division 1 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Water Polo Checkmark No No

Faculty

776
Total Faculty
17:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 439
Part-time - 337
Male - 605
Female - 171