63%

Acceptance Rate

$12,020

Avg.Financial Aid

009344

FAFSA Code

About Ramapo College Of New Jersey

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

6,174

Website

www.ramapo.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

MSCHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

505 Ramapo Valley Rd

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 2.02E+13
Fax: 2016847960
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Rankings

The rankings provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere, as long as US universities are concerned. Considered one of the best publications when it comes to ranking universities, Forbes has placed Ramapo College of New Jersey at the 341st position on the latest list of top colleges. However, it is to be noted that the rankings are decided based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

1st Mar

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

63%

SAT Range

1050 - 1240

ACT Range

21 - 26

Application Fee

$65

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The university takes in few each year. Moreover, admission to RCNJ is easy. Candidates are required to fill the form and submit a fee of $65, as part of the admission process at RCNJ. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 1030-1230, it would improve her chances. A candidate, in order to take admission to Ramapo College of New Jersey, must score 23 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 20 are also given admission. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 505 Ramapo Valley Rd, Mahwah, New Jersey 07430-1680, or call (201) 684-7500 x7500.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$16,528

Average Annual Cost

$11,902

Books And Supplies

$1,593

Other Fees

$2,472

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$12,450

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,155

Total One Year Cost

$31,572

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to RCNJ are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $38,133 per year. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

16:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

88%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$23

Faculty Overview

48%

Male Professors

52%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

225 Graduates

Psychology, General

142 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

140 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

118 Graduates

Biology, General

92 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

85 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

78 Graduates

Social Work

78 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

48 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

45 Graduates

Music

44 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

38 Graduates

Legal Professions and Studies, Othe...

37 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

33 Graduates

History

32 Graduates

Sociology

27 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

22 Graduates

Mathematics

19 Graduates

Area Studies

13 Graduates

Political Science and Government

12 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

10 Graduates

International Business

10 Graduates

Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and...

8 Graduates

Physics

8 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

6 Graduates

Chemistry

6 Graduates

Economics

6 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

4 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

3 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

2 Graduates

Biological and Physical Sciences

1 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

5,609

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

25%

Full-time

86%

Part-time

14%

Students Gender

Male

44%

US National: 44%

Female

56%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

63% White

4% Unknown

5% Black

17% Hispanic

0% Two or more races

2% Non Resident alien

8% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

4%

Out Of State

94%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$88,598 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

47%

Averege Housing Cost

$8,650/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $3,800/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$3,800/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Roadrunner

School Colors

maroon and black

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

163

Total Female Athletes

166

Intramural Sports

21

Sports Club

2

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Field Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $12,840 per year. The average meal plan at RCNJ costs around $3,800 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At RCNJ, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. There are around 44% male and 56% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$41,700/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$53,200/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$20,000

$27,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$208 - 280

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

56%

Average Aid Per Year

$12,020

Students Receiving Federal Grants

29%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,107

Students Receiving State Aid

27%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,575

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

37%

Average Aid Per Year

$9,276

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$17,069

$30K - $48K

$13,127

$48K - $75K

$6,999

$75K - $110K

$1,471

> $110K

$1,846

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$13,146,783

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$10,740,555

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at RCNJ to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $5,254, whereas the financial aid is $7,908. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $6,353 and institutional aid worth $7,908. The total need-based scholarships/grants offered at RCNJ based on students' financial needs add up to $13,146,783 per year. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants in a year come to around $10,740,555.

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