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Rutgers University in Newark: Education is more than reading a textbook
Students have opportunities to conduct research alongside professors who are international leaders in their fields.
Many of our college classes are small. Our student to teacher ratio is 13:1, so students get individual attention.
Our students leverage what they learn in the classroom to lead student clubs, network with employers and alumni, conduct laboratory and field research, obtain internships, and secure full-time employment upon graduation.
It all adds up to a top college experience – but don’t take our word for it.
92% of our college graduates recommend attending Rutgers University in Newark to their peers!
A career network for life with MORE THAN 350,000 Rutgers alumni around the world
Our seven colleges and schools offer more than 45 undergraduate majors, more than 25 graduate majors, and joint degree programs.
In addition to a full schedule of 150 clubs, athletic, and social activities, we're located in the heart of University Heights in Newark, NJ’s largest city, a transportation hub and home to music, the arts, sports, and celebrated cuisine. And, you can be in New York City in 20 minutes.
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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