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New Jersey City University

Jersey City, NJ 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate96%

New Jersey City University Academics

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. 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 graduate within six years.

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Academic Options Yes No Note
Accelerated Degree Program
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted X
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

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.

What Classes Will I Take At New Jersey City University?

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, but there is a math and science requirement.

Students do not have to take a computer class.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math Yes
Science Yes
Computer No

Reminder: Check with New Jersey City University directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at New Jersey City University

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. Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed. New Jersey City University false.New Jersey City University does not offer double majors. Students must choose one area of study to focus on.

Frequently Asked Questions About New Jersey City University

Does New Jersey City University Offer Learning Disability Services?

✅ 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.

Does New Jersey City University Offer Online Classes?

✅ New Jersey City University true for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does New Jersey City University Give AP Credit?

✅ New Jersey City University true Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does New Jersey City University Have An Honors Program?

🟨 To learn more about any possible honors programs at New Jersey City University, check with the school directly. Students must complete a senior project if they are in the Honors Program at New Jersey City University.

Does New Jersey City University Require Internships?

🟨 New Jersey City University does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.

Additional Information About New Jersey City University

New Jersey City University Library

The main library on campus is the Congressman Frank J. Guarini Library and there are no other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at New Jersey City University

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 school. 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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