Have You Met Rutgers-Newark?
Alfred C. Koeppe, NCAS
Chief executive officer, Newark Alliance; former president and chief operating officer of both Public Service Electric and Gas Company and Verizon; Newark College of Arts and Science 1969.
Koeppe is the 2012 recipient of the Ryan Award for Commitment to NJPAC and Leadership in the City of Newark.
Al Koeppe’s career and his personal life have centered on “what I valued in this little college while I was here,” and that is an “extraordinary connection” of Rutgers University to the community of Newark. In the video interview below, Koeppe reflects on his Rutgers experience and his amazing career.
Joined Rutgers: 1946
Campus Size: 38 acres, 33 buildings
Interim Chancellor: Philip Yeagle
Undergraduate Majors: 40+
Graduate Programs: 20+ (JD, MA, MBA, MFA, MPA, MS, Ph.D.)
Athletics: 14 NCAA Division III women and men's teams
Enrollment (fall 2012)
Full-time Faculty: 585
Faculty with Terminal Degrees: 99%
Full-time Staff: 770
Male/Female Ratio: 50:50
Student/Faculty Ratio: 13:1
Nations Represented: 100+
On-campus Residents: 1,280
Basic Type: Research Universities (high research activity)
Special Classification: Community Engagement