You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.
PLAN B: UNEVEN
You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
UNEVEN - Host campus accepts a few more students than it sends out.
Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Plan A Tuition & Fees: $5,427
Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals: $5,402
Policies & Procedures
Campus Detail Info
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How to Apply
Applications are submitted through your home campus coordinator.
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Distinguished NJCU Faculty
89% of our prestigious instructors are experts who carry their respective field’s highest academic credentials. They express their dedication through excellence in teaching, innovation in scholarship, and involvement in the community.
The NJCU Education: Experiential Learning
The NJCU curriculum emphasizes the application of theory through laboratory experiments, performances, exhibitions, internships, education co-ops, and more.
NJCU Technology in the Curriculum
NJCU provides a broad collection of online library databases, technology-enabled facilities, and wireless hot spots distributed throughout the campus enhance the teaching and learning experience.
Campus Location - NJCU is located in the south-west corner of Jersey City. We are approximately 6 miles from New York City with bus access to the Journal Square Path Station and Light Rail access about three blocks from campus.
Helpful Information - We cannot accept more than ten incoming students per semester for the 2014-15 academic year. Students will be accepted based upon space availability as well as academic credentials.
Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students
Area Studies: African Studies, Afro-American Studies, Art Studies, Gender, Ethnicity and Multicultural Studies
Art/Design/Fine Art: Art, Art Education, Art History, Art Therapy, Ceramic Art/Ceramics, Fine Art, Graphic Design, Illustration, Jewelry and Metalsmithing, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture
Biological Sciences: Applied Biology
Business: Accounting, Business, Business Administration, Finance and Operation Management, Finance/Banking, International Business, Management, Marketing
Communications: Film, Journalism, Multimedia
Criminal Justice: Corporate and Homeland Security, Corrections, Court Services, Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement/Police Sciences
Earth Sciences: Geology, Geosciences
Education: Early Childhood, Elementary Education, English, Health Education, Mathematics, Music, Science, Secondary Education, Social Science Education, Spanish, Special Education
English: Creative Writing, English, Literature
Environmental Studies: Environmental Sciences, Fire Science
Foreign Language: Spanish
General Studies: Arts and Science, Gender Studies, Humanities, Interdisciplinary Studies, Liberal Studies, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences, Social Studies
Health and Safety Sciences: Clinical Laboratory Science, Community Health, Dentristy, Health Education, Health Science
Hospitality and Tourism: Tourism and Travel
Information Studies: Computer Science
Performing Arts: Music, Music Business/Merchandising, Music Education, Music Theater, Performance
Philosophy/Religious Studies: Philosophy
Physics: Applied Physics
Political Science: Political Science
Sociology/Social Work: Child Care Services Management, Human Services, Law and Society, Women and Gender Studies
GPA and Other Academic Requirements
Figures are current as of 1/8/2015.
For Plan A U.S. students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your host campus. Students apply for federally funded financial aid by using the FAFSA code of their host campus. Host campuses award aid to incoming Plan A students on a first-come, first-served basis as long as funds are available. Ask your home campus NSE coordinator if your campus awards aid to their own outgoing students. If so, do not apply for aid from your host campus.
For eligible Plan A applicants U.S. federal financial aid may be available in the following programs:
For Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.
Meals are unlimited and paid for by term.