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New Jersey Institute of Technology

School Profile

  • New Jersey Institute of TechnologyPublic Four-year University in Newark, NJ
  • Acceptance Rate: 69%
  • Accreditation: Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Students: 5,576
First-year Undergraduate Students: 907
Undergraduate Students Who are Seeking Degree: 5,213
Graduate Students: 2,822

Degree Programs Offered and Courses List

  • Bachelor of Applied Mathematics
  • Bachelor of Architecture
  • Bachelor of Biology
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Business Administration/Management
  • Bachelor of Chemical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering
  • Bachelor of Computer Engineering - General
  • Bachelor of Computer/Information Sciences - General
  • Bachelor of Electrical/Communications Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering Science
  • Bachelor of Engineering Technology - General
  • Bachelor of Environmental Engineering
  • Bachelor of Environmental Science
  • Bachelor of Geological Engineering
  • Bachelor of History - General
  • Bachelor of Industrial Engineering
  • Bachelor of Information Sciences/Systems
  • Bachelor of Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Manufacturing Engineering
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Physics
  • Bachelor of Science, Technology & Society
  • Bachelor of Technical/Business Writing

Online Degrees and Certificates

  • Online Undergraduate Courses
  • Undergraduate Distance Class
  • Online Associate's Degrees
  • Online Bachelor's Degrees
  • Online Graduate Courses
  • Graduate Distance Class
  • Online Master's Degrees
  • Online Doctoral Degrees


  • In-state tuition and fees: $12,860
  • Out-of-state tuition and fees: $22,604

International Students Admissions Requirements

  • SAT Reasoning Test/ACT: Required
  • SAT Subject Tests: Recommended
  • TOEFL: required for international applicants
  • Minimum Paper-Based TOEFL score: 550
  • Minimum Computer-Based TOEFL score: 213


Member: NCAA
Team name: Highlanders


  • Ranked #138 National Universities
  • Ranked #261 Best Undergraduate Business Programs
  • Ranked #82 Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs
  • Ranked #69 Top Public Schools
  • Ranked #124 High School Counselor Rankings
  • Ranked #92 Best Engineering Schools
  • Ranked #87 Chemical
  • Ranked #73 Civil
  • Ranked #72 Computer Engineering
  • Ranked #85 Electrical / Electronic / Communications
  • Ranked #74 Environmental / Environmental Health
  • Ranked #59 Industrial / Manufacturing
  • Ranked #93 Mechanical
  • Ranked #91 Computer Science
  • Ranked #98 Math
  • Ranked #133 Physics
  • Ranked #30 Public Health
  • Ranked #13 Student Engagement and Accreditation
  • Ranked #34 Student Services and Technology
  • Ranked #26 Student Engagement and Accreditation
  • Ranked #56 Student Engagement and Accreditation

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Admissions Address

University Heights
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 596-3300
(800) 925-6548
Fax: (973) 596-3461
Contact: Kathy Kelly
Director of Admissions

Entering Class Stats

Fall 2010 Selectivity
Selectivity selective
Fall 2010 acceptance rate 67%
Early decision acceptance rate N/A
Early action acceptance rate N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early action and early decision students) 67%

Fall 2010 Applications, Acceptances & Enrollments
Applicants 4,398
Female applicants 1,205
Male applicants 3,193
Applicants accepted 2,949
Female applicants accepted 796
Male applicants accepted 2,153
Freshman enrollment 948
Female freshman enrollment 76
Male freshman enrollment 872
Early decision applicants N/A
Early decision applicants accepted N/A
Early decision applicants enrolled N/A
Early action applicants N/A
Early action applicants accepted N/A
Early action applicants enrolled N/A
Total enrolled incoming freshmen who were accepted under early acceptance or early action N/A

Fall 2010 Wait List
School has a wait list Yes
Applicants placed on wait list 250
Students accepting place on wait list 60
Students accepted from wait list 25

Fall 2010 High School GPA
Freshman students submitting high school GPA N/A
Average high school GPA N/A
High school GPA 25th-75th percentile range N/A
GPA breakdown N/A

Fall 2010 Freshman SAT Scores
Freshman students submitting SAT scores 97%
SAT Critical Reading average score 530
SAT Critical Reading 25th-75th percentile range 470-590
SAT Critical Reading score breakdown
SAT Math average score 596
SAT Math 25th-75th percentile range: 540-650
SAT Math score breakdown
SAT Writing average score 523
SAT Writing 25th-75th percentile range 460-570
SAT Essay 25th-75th percentile range 7-8

Fall 2010 Freshman ACT Scores
Freshman students submitting ACT scores N/A
Average ACT Composite score N/A
ACT Composite 25th-75th percentile range N/A
ACT Composite score breakdown N/A
ACT English 25th-75th percentile range N/A
ACT English score breakdown N/A
ACT Math 25th-75th percentile range N/A
ACT Math score breakdown N/A

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