Understanding Tuition & Fees
Understanding the tuition related to going to NJCU allows you to plan economically for your college years. Check out the numbers following to understand how NJCU's price compares to other colleges and universities and if you need to arrange for a rise in tuition.
NJCU Tuition & Fees Versus Other Schools
The following table shows how NJCU compares to other colleges nationally, regionally and by state.
|Nationwide||Middle Atlantic||New Jersey|
|Tuition and Fees||Average||Average||Average|
|In-State Tuition and Fees||Below Average||Below Average||Inexpensive|
|In-District Tuition and Fees||Below Average||Below Average||Inexpensive|
In-State Students Will Get a Discounted Tuition
The cost of tuition and fees at NJCU is reduced significantly for residents of New Jersey. Tuition and fees for in-state students is set at $11,850 for the 2017 - 2018 year, a 43.7% discount off the price charged to out-of-state students. Tuition is $8,438 and fees $3,412.
Students coming from the local district will get an even bigger reduction. In-district tuition and fees were set at $11,760 with $8,348 representing the cost of tuition, and $3,412 representing fees. This is a 44.1% savings when compared to the full price for out-of-state full-time students.
NJCU tuition and fees for out-of-state students is $21,052 for the 2017 - 2018 school year. $3,412 was charged for fees, and $17,640 was charged for tuition.
Look at the following table to find 2017 - 2018 school year costs.
Go to the Cost Per Credit Hour page to find out more.
Tuition and Fees Projection
Tuition and Fees for out-of-state students attending New Jersey City University increased at an average annual rate of 2.4% in the last five years. Over that same period, tuition increased by 2.8% and fees increased by 2.2%. Due to this, we predict the price of tuition and fees for this year will be $21,568.
At this rate, we estimate the total cost of tuition and fees for a two year degree to be $43,664 and for a four year degree to be $89,494. This doesn't include other costs such as room and board, transportation, and books.
Look at estimated potential tuition and fees for NJCU students which includes residency based reductions in the next chart.
Take note of just how much the tuition and fees are increasing each year. At many colleges students will wind up spending more on their last year of school than they did for their first.
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