Graduate Programs Summary at Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Rutgers University-New Brunswick is a Public, 4 or more years school located in New Brunswick, New Jersey. It offers graduate degrees as well as undergraduate degrees. For academic year 2019-2020 the graduate school tuition & fees are $19,983 for New Jersey residents and $32,391 for other students in average.

Rutgers University-New Brunswick offers 239 graduate programs: 120 Master's, 98 Doctorate, 5 Post-Bachelor's, 16 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 2,926 students have been conferred Master's degree and 1,390 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
Rutgers University-New Brunswick
School NameRutgers University-New Brunswick
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address83 Somerset St, New Brunswick, NJ
Graduate School Students14,215
Tuition & Fees (2019-2020)In-State$19,983
Student to Faculty16:1 (6.25%)

2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

Next table and chart describe 2019-2020 graduate tuition & fees at Rutgers University-New Brunswick with tuition changes over last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For New Jersey resident, the tuition & fees are $19,983 and $32,391 for non-New Jersey resident. The average room & board cost is $13,075 and the total cost of attendance is $50,441 when a student pays out-of-state tuition rate and living on-campus facilities such as dormitory. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $718 for New Jersey resident and $1,221 for out-out-state students.
2020 COATuition Trends
Graduate School 2020 Tuition & Costs - Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Cost per Credit$718$1,221
Books & Supplies$1,350
Room & Board$13,075 (On-Campus) / $16,434 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$3,625 (On-Campus) / $6,041 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$38,033$50,441
Off-Campus Total$43,808$56,216
Graduate Tuition Changes (2016-2020) - Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Rutgers University-New Brunswick offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 239 major areas - 119 Master's (19 online program), 96 Doctorate (3 online program), 4 Post-Bachelor', 15 Post-Master'(1 online program). Next table summarizes total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree). You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of program.
Natural Resources And Conservation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Computer And Information Sciences
Engineering Technology
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
English Language And Literature
Library Science
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Philosophy And Religious Studies
Physical Sciences
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

At Rutgers University-New Brunswick, total 50,254 students enrolled in both undergraduate and graduate schools, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, total 14,215 students are enrolled for graduate degree programs. By gender, it has 5,505 male and 8,710 female students. By attending status, there are 8,701 full-time and 5,514 part-time students in graduate schools at Rutgers University-New Brunswick. Rutgers University-New Brunswick offers online degree program and 1,503 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 831 students are taking some graduate online courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution - Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Men Students5,505
Women Students8,710
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution - Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Full-time Students8,701
Part-time Students5,514
By race/ethnicity 6,027 White, 1,341 Black, and 2,134 Asian students are attending at Rutgers University-New Brunswick. Detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution - Rutgers University-New Brunswick
American Indian /
Native American
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
Two or more races263
141 students are younger than 22 and 1,596 students are older than 65. The school has 9,076 students aged between 22 and 30 and 3,121 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution - Rutgers University-New Brunswick
21 & Under141
40 & Over1,596
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially who want to continue education and work in field. At Rutgers University-New Brunswick, 1,503 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 831 students are enrolled in some online course.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution - Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Total Enrollment13,944
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses1,503
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses831
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses11,610
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location - Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses1,503
New Jersey Resident0
Other State In U.S.1,503
Outside of U.S.0