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 1,656 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 6,918 including undergraduate students.

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 7305
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 1,656 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 6,918 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 70 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Research). Among them, 7 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$24,304
$16,018 for New Jersey Residents
Student Population1,656
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Research)
Number of Programs70 graduate programs
(7 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio14 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 the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $774 for New Jersey residents and $1,235 for out-of-state students.
New Jersey City University offers the alternative tuition plans.
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
Distance Learning (Online Classes)7 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 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the 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: July 22, 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 $19,225 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$15,964$19,225
Public$11,349$20,502
Private$19,232
New Jersey Graduate Schools$19,300$21,279
Public$17,332$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 Expenses
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 $1,235 for other students at New Jersey City University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 2.07% 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$1,235

Graduate Programs at New Jersey City

New Jersey City University offers 29 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, 510 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 Degree257487
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship2013
Post Bachelor's Degree100
Post Master's Degree1010
Total297510
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 11 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Special Education and Teaching program with 61 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other) program with 14 completers.
New Jersey City University offers 29 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 510 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 487 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 10 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (6 completers) 261 completers-
Urban Education and Leadership38-
Educational/Instructional Technology27$65,000
Special Education and Teaching61$54,800
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs15-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services49$48,800
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels51-
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching4-
Art Teacher Education0-
Mathematics Teacher Education5-
Music Teacher Education0-
Reading Teacher Education11-
Psychology [+] 17 completers-
School Psychology0-
Educational Psychology17-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] (1 completers) 22 completers-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies15-
Homeland Security (other)7-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 14 completers-
Cinematography and Film/Video Production2-
Art/Art Studies0-
Fine/Studio Arts3-
Music Performance9-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse4-
Business [+] 139 completers-
Business Administration and Management58$55,800
Accounting47$58,400
Finance15-
Management Science19-
Total487
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 12 completers-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)12-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 1 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services (other)1-
Total13
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 [+] 10 completers-
School Psychology10-
Total10

Graduate Student Population at New Jersey City

For academic year 2021-2022, total 1,656 students enrolled into New Jersey City University graduate schools where it has total 6,918 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 334 full-time and 1,322 part-time graduate students. By gender, 409 male and 1,247 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
Total1,6564091,247
Full-time334109225
Part-tme1,3223001,022
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 690 White (41.67%), 252 Black/African American (15.22%), 480 Hispanic (28.99%), 113 Asian (6.82%), and 121 students with other races. 49 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,6564091,247
American Indian/Native American404
Asian1133182
Black/African American25263189
Hispanic480109371
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander303
White690167523
Two More16610
Un-Known491732
Non-resident Alien491633
New Jersey City University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,239 graduate students (74.82% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 140 graduate students (8.45% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,656
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,239
Enrolled Some Online Courses140
Not in Online Courses277
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at New Jersey City University. 138 students are aged 20 to 24 (8.33% of total students), 222 students are aged above 50 (13.41%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at New Jersey City University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,6564091,247
Age 20-21202
Age 22-2413633103
Age 25-29369100269
Age 30-3433084246
Age 35-3924855193
Age 40-4934973276
Age 50-6420958151
Over 641367

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