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Rutgers University - Camden
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  • 4 Year
  • CAMDEN, NJ

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Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade A
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade C minus
  5. Athletics
    grade C+
  6. Party Scene
    grade B
  7. Professors
    grade B+
  8. Location
    grade C
  9. Dorms
    grade C
  10. Campus Food
    grade C+
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

About

406 PENN STREET
CAMDEN, NJ 08102
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
New Jersey Athletic Conference
From Rutgers University - Camden

Rutgers–Camden students walk with purpose. When you become a Scarlet Raptor, you're a part of a close-knit community of trailblazing students working closely with professors that lead their fields. You'll be given resources to encourage you to make the most of the Greater Philadelphia area. Our focus on hands-on learning, cutting-edge research, and civic engagement will help you get to where you want to be. And with unique financial aid opportunities, you won't have to be worried about a lifetime of debt. In fact, 86% of our students receive some form of financial aid. And within six months after earning their degree, 96% of our graduates are employed or in graduate school. Come take a tour, experience campus, or attend a virtual info session to learn all of the ways that Rutgers–Camden is on the forefront of change and innovation - and learn how you can join us!

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Rutgers University - Camden Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
December 1
Acceptance Rate
79%
SAT Range
980-1170
ACT Range
18-22
Application Fee
$70
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
No data available  

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Cost

Net Price
$13,844 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$14,403 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
15:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
91%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 34 responses
67%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 45 responses
71%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 45 responses

Majors

Bridging the Gap

New Jersey undergraduate students, as well as transfer students from Camden County College, can dramatically reduce their college costs by up to 100 percent at Rutgers University–Camden. The first of its kind among New Jersey’s public four-year colleges and universities, this innovative program can help you greatly reduce or completely avoid student loan debt.

Online

Online Programs Offered
7
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
7
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    31%
  • On Campus
    58%
  • Online
    10%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
4,767 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
972
Undergrads Over 25
17%
Pell Grant
52%
Varsity Athletes
5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 32 responses
  • Relaxed yet focused
    59%
  • Social
    19%
  • Unique
    13%
  • Competitive
    6%
  • Ambitious
    3%

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Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
52%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 66 responses
Poll
51%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 76 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 42 responses
  • Commuter School
    38%
  • RU Ready
    29%
  • Relaxed yet focused
    17%
  • Small
    10%
  • Disappointing and disorganized
    5%
  • Intense teaching and learning together
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$57,900 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
65%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
93%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 29 responses

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