Students can choose the accelarated degree program if they would like to finish all the credits for graduation in less time than normal. New Jersey City University accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP creditbut not IB credits. Additionally, New Jersey City University has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
NOTE: Around 36% of students who start college at New Jersey City University finish the requirements for graduation within six years.
New Jersey City University offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: New Jersey City University may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
New Jersey City University has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement
Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.
Reminder: Check with New Jersey City University directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, New Jersey City University students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at New Jersey City University.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
New Jersey City University does not require students to complete a senior project.
Double Majoring at New Jersey City University
New Jersey City University does not offer double majors. Students must choose one area of study to focus on.
✅ New Jersey City University does offer services for students with disabilities.
Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.
✅ New Jersey City University has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ New Jersey City University offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.
✅ New Jersey City University offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College. Students must complete a senior project if they are in the Honors Program at New Jersey City University.
🟨 New Jersey City University does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors.
The main library on campus is the Congressman Frank J. Guarini Library and there are no other libraries on campus.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
New Jersey City University does not have any dual degree programs available for students.
What is ROTC?
The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.
Does New Jersey City University have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
New Jersey City University has an Army ROTC program.
Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at New Jersey City University include:
•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
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