Graduate Student Population in New Jersey

For academic year 2021-2022, total 66,224 graduate students enrolled in 38 graduate schools in New Jersey. By gender, there are 28,968 male students (43.74%) and 37,256 female students (56.26%) enrolled in graduate programs.
Rutgers University-New Brunswick has the most graduate students of 14,652 and Montclair State University has the second most graduate students of 4,651 in New Jersey. You can view and compare the graduate student population along with tuition and other admission information at New Jersey colleges at New Jersey Graduate School Comparison page.
By attending status, 35,827 students enrolled as full-time and 30,397 students enrolled as part-time for graduate programs. Next table shows the 2022 graduate students population by gender and attending status at New Jersey graduate schools.
Rutgers University-New Brunswick has the most graduate students of 14,652
Graduate Student Population By Gender and Attending Status at New Jersey graduate schools (2021-2022)
TotalMenWomen
Total66,22428,96837,256
Full-time35,82718,21317,614
Part-time30,39710,75519,642

Population by Race/Ethnicity

For academic year 2021-2022, of the 38 enrolled students in New Jersey graduate schools, 67 were American Indian/Native American (0.10%), 6,661 were Asian (10.06%), 6,405 were Black/African American (9.67%), 7,685 were Hispanic (11.60%), 62 were Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander (0.09%), 31,317 were White (47.29%), 1,358 were Two More (2.05%), and 3,068 were Un-Known (4.63%). The number of non-resident alien students is 9,601 (14.50%). Next table shows the 2022 graduate school students population by race/ethnicity and state at New Jersey graduate schools.
Graduate Student Population By Race/Ethnicity at New Jersey graduate schools (2021-2022)
TotalMenWomen
Total66,22428,96837,256
American Indian/Native American672938
Asian6,6612,7333,928
Black/African American6,4051,9774,428
Hispanic7,6852,4275,258
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander622438
White31,31714,19217,125
Two More1,358503855
Un-Known3,0681,1701,898
Non-resident Alien9,6015,9133,688
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