Colleges and Universities in New Jersey
New Jersey has
149 higher education schools within its borders.
Rutgers University-New Brunswick,
the highest-ranked school in NJ,
has a total student population of 37,366 and
55th highest ranked school in the USA.
Of the 149 schools
in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is
18 to 1. There are 3172 total
degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,929 people on average applying for a school.
Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around
$8,300, but can vary widely depending on the type
Of the 149 schools in New Jersey,
only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid,
Lincoln Technical Institute comes out as the most expensive ($40,716/yr),
with duCret School of Arts as the lowest recorded at only $8,210/yr.
New Jersey Interesting Facts
Top National Parks in New Jersey
Famous State Residents
- New Jersey has the highest population density in the U.S. An average 1,030 people per sq. mi., which is 13 times the national average.
- New Jersey has the highest percent urban population in the U.S. with about 90% of the people living in an urban area.
- "In November of 1914, the New York Tribune, cooperating with Mr. Bertram Chapman Mayo (founder of Beachwood) issued an \"Extra\" announcing: \"Subscribe to the New York Tribune and secure a lot at Beautiful Beachwood. Act at once, secure your lot in this Summer Paradise now!\" This was the greatest premium offered by a newspaper - nothing equal to it was ever attempted in the United States."
- New Jersey is the only state where all its counties are classified as metropolitan areas.
- North Jersey is the car theft capital of the world, with more cars stolen in Newark then any other city. Even the 2 largest cities, NYC and LA put together.