Graduate Programs Overview

Rutgers University-Newark is a four-years, public school located in Newark, New Jersey. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2021-2022 the graduate school tuition & fees are $20,466 for New Jersey residents and $33,186 for other students in average.

It offers fifty-eight graduate programs: 35 Master's, 19 Doctorate, 2 Post-Bachelor's, 2 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 1,257 students have been conferred Master's degree and 288 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameRutgers University-Newark
Typefour-years, public
Address249 University Avenue, Blumenthal Hall, Newark, NJ
Graduate School Students4,113 students
535 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2021-2022)In-State$20,466
Student to Faculty15:1 (6.67%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 58 Graduate Programs
35 Master's, 2 Doctorate, 4 Post graduate certificates

2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees at Rutgers University-Newark with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For New Jersey residents, the tuition & fees are $20,466 and $33,186 for non-New Jersey residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $757 for New Jersey residents and $1,287 for out-of-state students.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 14, 2022)
2022 COATuition Trends
2022 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
Cost per Credit$757$1,287
Books & Supplies$1,350
Room & Board$13,930 (On-Campus) / $16,870 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$3,574 (On-Campus) / $6,641 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$39,320$52,040
Off-Campus Total$45,327$58,047
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2018-2022)

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Rutgers University-Newark offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 58 major areas - 34 Master's (3 online programs), 17 Doctorate , 1 Post-Bachelor', 1 Post-Master'. The following table summarizes the 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 the program.
Natural Resources And Conservation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Computer And Information Sciences
Legal Studies
English Language And Literature
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Physical Sciences
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

Total 13,231 students enrolled in Rutgers University-Newark including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 4,113 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 2,058 male and 2,055 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 1,804 full-time and 2,309 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 535 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 397 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Men Students2,058
Women Students2,055
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Full-time Students1,804
Part-time Students2,309
By race/ethnicity 1,501 White, 470 Black, and 625 Asian students are attending at Rutgers University-Newark. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
American Indian /
Native American
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
Two or more races90
11 students are younger than 22 and 530 students are older than 65. The school has 2,275 students aged between 22 and 30 and 1,297 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
21 & Under11
40 & Over530
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At Rutgers University-Newark, 535 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 397 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment4,113
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses535
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses397
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses3,181
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses535
New Jersey Resident372
Other State In U.S.145
Outside of U.S.18

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