New Jersey Institute of Technology Graduate Schools

New Jersey Institute of Technology (referred to as NJIT) is a Public, 4 years school located in Newark, NJ. It is classified as a Research University (high research activity) 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 Institute of Technology is $24,546 for New Jersey residents and $34,760 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,568 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 11,652 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

New Jersey Institute of Technology (referred to as NJIT) is a Public, 4 years school located in Newark, NJ. It is classified as a Research University (high research activity) 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 (1/1/1934 - Current).
NJIT Directory Information
School NameNew Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT)
AddressUniversity Heights, Newark, NJ 7102
Phone973-596-3000
Webhttps://www.njit.edu
Online Applicationhttps://apply.njit.edu
Financial Infohttps://www.njit.edu/financialaid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at New Jersey Institute of Technology is $24,546 for New Jersey residents and $34,760 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,568 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 11,652 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 105 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Doctorate (Research). Among them, 22 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$34,760
$24,546 for New Jersey Residents
Student Population2,568
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Doctorate (Research)
Number of Programs105 graduate programs
(22 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio15 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at New Jersey Institute of Technology is $24,546 for New Jersey residents and $34,760 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $1,161 for New Jersey residents and $1,667 for out-of-state students.
New Jersey Institute of Technology offers the alternative tuition plans.
New Jersey Institute of Technology 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)22 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 Institute of Technology is $24,546 for New Jersey residents and $34,760 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.01% 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$19,720$2,970$29,166$2,970
2018-2019$20,232$3,142$29,960$3,142
2019-2020$20,624$3,204$30,540$3,204
2020-2021$20,624$3,204$30,540$3,204
2021-2022$21,342$3,204$31,556$3,204
The graduate school tuition & fees of NJIT is expensive compared to public graduate schools in New Jersey. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 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 Institute of Technology$24,546$34,760
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
New Jersey Graduate Schools$19,303$21,279
Public$17,340$23,087
Private$20,735
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $20,500 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at New Jersey Institute of Technology. On-campus living costs are increased by 1.67% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $19,000. Off-campus living costs are increased by 1.60% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$13,300$3,700$10,400$5,900
2018-2019$13,600$3,900$13,900$6,100
2019-2020$13,900$4,100$14,600$6,300
2020-2021$13,900$4,100$12,400$6,300
2021-2022$14,200$4,100$12,700$6,300
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $1,161 for New Jersey residents and $1,667 for other students at New Jersey Institute of Technology. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.35% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
New Jersey ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$1,073$1,541
2018-2019$1,101$1,583
2019-2020$1,122$1,613
2020-2021$1,122$1,613
2021-2022$1,161$1,667

Graduate Programs at NJIT

New Jersey Institute of Technology offers 85 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, 1,115 students have completed their study at New Jersey Institute of Technology.
Offered Degrees at New Jersey Institute of Technology
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree421976
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship19054
Post Bachelor's Degree24185
Total8521,115
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at New Jersey Institute of Technology by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Business Administration and Management program with 41 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Computer and Information Sciences program with 217 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Electrical and Electronics Engineering program with 14 completers.
New Jersey Institute of Technology offers 85 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,115 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 976 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 85 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 2 completers-
Environmental Science2-
Architecture [+] 16 completers-
Architecture0$51,100
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning4-
Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology12-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 396 completers$76,500
Computer and Information Sciences174$76,500
Information Technology30-
Computer and Information Sciences (other)0-
Information Science/Studies164$80,800
Computer Science2-
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications1-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance25-
Education [+] 0 completers-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education0-
Engineering [+] 359 completers-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering32$61,000
Chemical Engineering29-
Civil Engineering93$70,100
Transportation and Highway Engineering4-
Computer Engineering14-
Computer Software Engineering11-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering71$83,800
Engineering Science0-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering4-
Materials Engineering5-
Mechanical Engineering62-
Systems Engineering5-
Industrial Engineering22-
Manufacturing Engineering5-
Biochemical Engineering2-
Engineering Technology [+] 69 completers-
Engineering/Industrial Management69$71,000
English Language And Literature [+] (1 completers) 4 completers-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing4-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 15 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences3-
Biostatistics4-
Bioinformatics8-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 13 completers-
Applied Mathematics4-
Statistics9-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
Physical Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Chemistry4-
Physics3-
Human Services [+] 0 completers-
Public Policy Analysis0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry7-
Business [+] 88 completers-
Business Administration and Management1$79,600
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)57-
Management Science30-
Total976
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 2 completers-
Environmental Science2-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences4-
Information Science/Studies1-
Engineering [+] 34 completers-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering8-
Chemical Engineering6-
Civil Engineering6-
Transportation and Highway Engineering0-
Computer Engineering0-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering10-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering0-
Materials Engineering2-
Mechanical Engineering2-
Industrial Engineering0-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences2-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 5 completers-
Mathematics5-
Physical Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Chemistry2-
Physics2-
Social Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Social Sciences (other)2-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Management Science0-
Total54
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 0 completers-
Environmental Science0-
Communication and Journalism [+] (1 completers) 1 completers-
Communication1-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 22 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences16-
Information Technology0-
Information Science/Studies6-
Education [+] 0 completers-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education0-
Engineering [+] 35 completers-
Civil Engineering13-
Water Resources Engineering0-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering1-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering0-
Polymer/Plastics Engineering0-
Industrial Engineering19-
Engineering (other)2-
Engineering Technology [+] 0 completers-
Engineering/Industrial Management0-
English Language And Literature [+] 0 completers-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing0-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 0 completers-
General Studies0-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Neuroscience0-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other)1-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 2 completers-
Statistics2-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry0-
Business [+] 24 completers-
Business Administration and Management24-
Finance0-
Management Science0-
Total85

Graduate Student Population at NJIT

For academic year 2021-2022, total 2,568 students enrolled into New Jersey Institute of Technology graduate schools where it has total 11,652 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,360 full-time and 1,208 part-time graduate students. By gender, 1,762 male and 806 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
Total2,5681,762806
Full-time1,360915445
Part-tme1,208847361
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 606 White (23.60%), 196 Black/African American (7.63%), 250 Hispanic (9.74%), 403 Asian (15.69%), and 1,113 students with other races. 998 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,5681,762806
American Indian/Native American303
Asian403263140
Black/African American19612373
Hispanic25017575
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander220
White606448158
Two More503812
Un-Known601941
Non-resident Alien998694304
New Jersey Institute of Technology offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,433 graduate students (55.80% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 826 graduate students (32.17% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total2,568
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,433
Enrolled Some Online Courses826
Not in Online Courses309
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at New Jersey Institute of Technology. 739 students are aged 20 to 24 (28.78% of total students), 63 students are aged above 50 (2.45%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at New Jersey Institute of Technology.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,5681,762806
Age 20-21862
Age 22-24731498233
Age 25-291,022688334
Age 30-34419295124
Age 35-3917912950
Age 40-4914610145
Age 50-64574017
Over 64651

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