New Jersey Institute of Technology

New Jersey Institute of Technology’s (NJIT) educational programs prepare students to be leaders in the technology-dependent economy of the 21st century. 

One of the nation's leading public polytechnic universities, NJIT awards degrees from the baccalaureate through the Ph.D. levels, conducts research with important commercial and public policy applications, and performs a broad spectrum of economic development and public service activities. The 45-acre, residential campus is located in Newark, less than 10 miles from New York City.


Basic details

  • Region: Northeast
  • Location: Newark, New Jersey
  • Campus setting: Urban
  • Type of institution: Public; Specialist institution

Admissions information and areas of study offered

  • Percentage of students admitted: 60%
  • Average ACT range: 25-30
  • Average SAT range: 1270-1350
  • Test optional? No
  • Common Application accepted? Yes
  • Areas of study offered include: Architecture, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Business, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Information Sciences/Systems, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Physics
  • Full list of majors available:


  • International students are eligible for: Merit-based scholarship
  • Estimated yearly cost (including tuition, board, room and student fees): $55,829


  • Athletic association for the majority of sports: NCAA - Division I
  • Varsity sports: Men's Athletics / Track and Field, Women's Athletics / Track and field, Men's Baseball, Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball, Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country, Men's Fencing, Men's Football / Soccer, Women's Football / Soccer, Men's Lacrosse, Men's Swimming and Diving, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis, Men's Volleyball, Women's Volleyball

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