New Jersey Institute of Technology

University Heights, Newark, NJ 07102

About New Jersey Institute of Technology

New Jersey Institute of Technology is classified as a doctoral-granting university with high research activity. This large four-year institution has an estimated annual full-time enrollment of 3,000 to 9,999 students. Approximately half of degree-seeking students are enrolled full time, and 25% to 49% of undergraduates reside on campus. This institution awards 60-79% of its bachelor’s degrees within professional fields. Graduate degrees are available in over half of the fields available to undergraduate majors, and the school awards research doctorate degrees in a variety of fields. The majority of these doctorates are awarded within scientific fields, such as engineering, mathematics, science, and technology. According to data for fall enrollment, at least 80% of undergraduates are enrolled full-time. This institution shows a high number of transfers; at least 20% of entering undergraduates are transfer students. Enrollment data shows that both graduates and undergraduates are enrolled at this institution, with the majority of students enrolled in undergrad programs. 25-49% of students are enrolled in graduate programs.

School Information

General Information

Student Body SizeUndergraduate5,924
Student Age% Under 2565%
 % 25 and Over35%
 % Age Unknown0%
Attendance Type% Full-time73%
 % Part-time27%
Race/Ethnicity% White30.6%
 % Black9.0%
 % Asian18.6%
 % Latino15.6%
 % Native American0.6%
 % Race Unknown8.8%
 % International student17%
Student ServicesCareer CounselingYes
 Student Employment ServicesYes
 Graduate Placement ServicesYes
 Study AbroadYes
 Day CareYes
Religious AffiliationNO
Campus settingCity
Intitution typePublic
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Academic Information

Art-Related Areas of StudyArchitecture
Distance Learning AvailableYes
Calendar SystemSemester

Admissions Information

Open AdmissionNo
 % Admitted67%
 % Admitted Who Enrolled33%
Application RequirementsHigh School GPA
 High School TranscriptRequired
 High School RankingRequired
 College Prep CoursesNeither required nor recommended
 Letter of RecommendationRecommended
 Demonstration of CompetenciesRecommended
 Admissions ExaminationRequired
 Test of English as a Foreign Language (International Students)Required
Standardized Tests% of Applicants Submitting SAT100%
 % of Applicants Submitting ACT0%
Admitted Student SAT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 SAT Critical Reading / 800590 / 800
 SAT Writing460 / 800570 / 800
 SAT Math540 / 800650 / 800

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition & FeesUndergraduate Application Fee$70
 Graduate Application Fee$65
 In-State Tuition & Fees$13,370
 Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$23,922
Financial Aid% Undergraduates with Financial Aid91%
 % Undergraduates with Loans53%
 % Undergraduates with Grants91%
 Average Undergraduate Financial Aid Award$ 0
Other CostsBooks and Supplies (Estimated)$2,700
 Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$11,736
 Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$11,200
 On-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$2,400
 Off-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$4,300
 Living with Family, Living Expenses (Estimated)$4,300

Neighborhood Data for the Newark Area

Median Age32.2
Median Household Income$35,696
Total Population275,512
Age/Gender % Men % Women
 Total49.7% 50.3%
 Age 0-951.2%48.8%
 Age 10-1753.0%47.0%
 Age 18-2452.8%47.2%
 Age 25-2951.6%48.4%
 Age 30-3951.3%48.7%
Race/Ethnicity% White27.1%
 % Black52.5%
 % Asian1.6%
 % Latino32.6%
 % Native American0.4%
 % Pacific Islander0.0%
 % Indian (South Asia)0.5%


On Campus Housing ProvidedYes
Meal Plan ProvidedYes, number of meals per week can vary
Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$11,736
Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$11,200
Median Rent (Rental Units of Any Size)$808
Rental Price Distribution StudioOne BedroomTwo Bedroom
 Under $50030.7%31.0%10.4%
 $500 to $74920.5%19.1%0.0%
 $750 to $99928.7%33.6%27.9%
 Over $100020.1%16.2%49.8%
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