New Jersey City University Graduate Schools

New Jersey City University (referred to as New Jersey City) is a Public, 4 years school located in Jersey City, NJ. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at New Jersey City University is $16,018 for New Jersey residents and $24,304 for out-of-state students. The school has 1,754 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 7,991 including undergraduate students.

New Jersey City University Graduate School Overview

New Jersey City University (referred to as New Jersey City) is a Public, 4 years school located in Jersey City, NJ. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The school is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (1/1/1959 - Current).
New Jersey City Directory Information
School NameNew Jersey City University (New Jersey City)
Address2039 Kennedy Blvd, Jersey City, NJ 07305
Phone201-200-2000
Webhttps://www.njcu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.njcu.edu/admissions/apply
Financial Infohttps://www.njcu.edu/financialaid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at New Jersey City University is $16,018 for New Jersey residents and $24,304 for out-of-state students. The school has 1,754 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 7,991 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 26 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research). Among them, 1 programs are available online classes.
New Jersey City Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$24,304
$16,018 for New Jersey Residents
Student Population1,754
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research)
Number of Programs26 graduate programs
(1 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at New Jersey City University is $16,018 for New Jersey residents and $24,304 for out-of-state students for academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $774 for New Jersey residents and $1,234 for out-of-state students. New Jersey City University offers the alternative tuition plans.
New Jersey City 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
New Jersey Residents$16,018
Out-of-State$24,304
Tuition per Credit Hour
New Jersey Residents$774
Out-of-State$1,234
New Jersey City University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at New Jersey City
Distance Learning (Online Classes)1 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2022 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of New Jersey City University is $16,018 for New Jersey residents and $24,304 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are decreased by -8.67% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 16, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
New Jersey ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$10,490$2,000$18,486$2,000
2018-2019$12,756$46$20,438$46
2019-2020$13,140$48$21,052$48
2020-2021$13,598$4,822$21,788$4,822
2021-2022$13,938$2,080$22,224$2,080
The graduate school tuition & fees of New Jersey City is average compared to public graduate schools in New Jersey. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the New Jersey graduate tuition is $23,087 (public) / $20,735 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
New Jersey City University$16,018$24,304
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
New Jersey Graduate Schools$17,365$21,279
Public$17,365$23,087
Private$20,735
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $24,998 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at New Jersey City University. On-campus living costs are increased by 1.29% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $22,336. Off-campus living costs are decreased by -4.52% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Costs
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$12,805$4,700$10,750$4,700
2018-2019$14,116$4,708$14,116$4,708
2019-2020$14,574$4,708$14,574$4,708
2020-2021$15,084$4,708$15,422$7,972
2021-2022$15,340$4,708$12,678$9,658
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $774 for New Jersey residents and $1,234 for other students at New Jersey City University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 1.98% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
New Jersey ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$583$1,027
2018-2019$709$1,136
2019-2020$730$1,170
2020-2021$755$1,210
2021-2022$774$1,234

Graduate Programs at New Jersey City

New Jersey City University offers 28 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 471 students have completed their study at New Jersey City University.
Offered Degrees at New Jersey City University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree241442
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship2021
Post Bachelor's Degree100
Post Master's Degree108
Total281471
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at New Jersey City University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the School Psychology program with 8 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Urban Education and Leadership program with 80 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other) program with 19 completers.
New Jersey City University offers 28 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 471 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 442 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 8 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 259 completers-
Urban Education and Leadership80-
Educational/Instructional Technology21$65,000
Special Education and Teaching49$54,800
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs14-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services49$48,800
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels8-
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching12-
Art Teacher Education1-
Mathematics Teacher Education10-
Music Teacher Education1-
Reading Teacher Education14-
Psychology [+] 14 completers-
Psychology0-
Educational Psychology14-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 31 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies12-
Homeland Security (other)19-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 14 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Cinematography and Film/Video Production3-
Art/Art Studies2-
Fine Arts and Art Studies (other)0-
Music Performance9-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Business [+] 98 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management51$55,800
Accounting36$58,400
Finance11-
Management Science0-
Total442
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 19 completers-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)19-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 2 completers-
0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services (other)2-
Total21
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business [+] 0 completers-
Accounting0-
Total0
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology [+] 8 completers-
School Psychology8-
Total8

Graduate Student Population at New Jersey City

For academic year 2021-2022, total 1,706 students enrolled into New Jersey City University graduate schools where it has total 7,991 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 373 full-time and 1,333 part-time graduate students. By gender, 433 male and 1,273 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,7064331,273
Full-time373115258
Part-tme1,3333181,015
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 698 White (40.91%), 274 Black/African American (16.06%), 485 Hispanic (28.43%), 104 Asian (6.10%), and 145 students with other races. 42 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,7064331,273
American Indian/Native American202
Asian1043371
Black/African American27467207
Hispanic485102383
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander413
White698179519
Two More18711
Un-Known792455
Non-resident Alien422022
New Jersey City University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,612 graduate students (94.49% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 67 graduate students (3.93% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,706
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,612
Enrolled Some Online Courses67
Not in Online Courses27

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