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TCNJ At a Glance

The College of New Jersey is a highly selective public residential college focusing on the undergraduate experience. Seven schools—the Arts and Communication; Business; Education; Engineering; Humanities & Social Sciences; Nursing, Health & Exercise Science; and Science—offering more than 50 liberal arts and professional programs.

Undergraduate Enrollment

Approximately 6,580 full-time students

Average Class Size

21 students

Student-Faculty Ratio


On-Campus Freshmen

95 percent

Freshman-to-Sophomore Retention

95 percent

Graduation Rate

87 percent*

Average SAT Score

1270 for General Admits (Critical Reading and Math Only)


20+ residence halls provide a variety of living accommodations


Consistently ranked among top NCAA Division III programs in the nation

Employers Recruiting on Campus


Recent and Planned Construction

$250 million

*Graduation rate is based on a maximum of six years. TCNJ’s rates far exceed national averages and surpass those of prestigious institutions like the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and New York University.