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#811 Overall Influence #1299 Desirability Rank

New Jersey Institute of Technology

Public research university in Newark, New Jersey, USA

From Wikipedia

New Jersey Institute of Technology is a public research university in Newark, New Jersey with a degree-granting satellite campus in Jersey City. Founded in 1881 with the support of local industrialists and inventors especially Edward Weston, NJIT opened as Newark Technical School in 1885 with 88 students. The school grew into a classic engineering college – Newark College of Engineering – and then, with the addition of a School of Architecture in 1973, into a polytechnic university that now hosts five colleges and one school. As of fall 2020, the university enrolls about 11,600 students, 2,000 of whom live on campus.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

10,299

Acceptance

66%

Graduation Rate

70%

Median SAT Score

1290

Median ACT Score

27

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$14,448

Fees (in-state)

$3,226

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$70,300

Employed

93%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

10K

Under-Grads

8K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

University Heights, Newark NJ 07102

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

14 per 100K

Violent Crime

1 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

22 per 100K

Violent Crime

9 per 100K

What is New Jersey Institute of Technology known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#289 World Rank
Engineering
#324 World Rank
Computer Science
#643 World Rank
Business
#444 World Rank
Physics
#574 World Rank
Mathematics
#1169 World Rank
Education
#837 World Rank
Chemistry
#1216 World Rank
Medical
#1540 World Rank
Biology
#1071 World Rank
History
#1722 World Rank
Political Science
#1155 World Rank
Communications
#1159 World Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#534 World Rank
Social Work
#766 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#878 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1180 World Rank
Philosophy
#1309 World Rank
Psychology
#1844 World Rank
Literature
#2012 World Rank
Economics
#2053 World Rank
Nursing
#2146 World Rank
Law
#2578 World Rank
Anthropology
#3761 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are New Jersey Institute of Technology's Most influential alumni?

New Jersey Institute of Technology 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Engineering, Computer Science, and Physics

Anthony Tarke

College basketball player NJIT; Texas-El Paso

Kayla L. Kaplan

American biologist

Christopher Markson

Researcher

Christopher Markson

Researcher

Nickolas Kintos

Researcher

Jeremy P. Carlo

Researcher

Qize Zhang

Researcher

Richard A. Wirtz

Mechanical engineer

Prabhjot Saini

Researcher

Prabhjot Saini

Researcher

Savvas Zannetos

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-2393-6667

Peter Marchetto

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-7302-0905