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Get the facts about Rutgers University - Camden. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you'll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Rutgers University - Camden Ranked?

2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Rutgers University - Camden was awarded 39 badges in the 2021 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is health sciences and services.

Overall Quality

College Factual ranked Rutgers Camden as #447 out of 1,715 colleges and universities in the country on its 2021 Best Colleges list.

Out of the 33 colleges in New Jersey, Rutgers Camden is ranked at #10.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Rutgers Camden?

Acceptance Rate

If you're applying to Rutgers University - Camden you'll face some tough competition, since the school's acceptance rate is only 69%. Definitely don't wait until the last minute to submit your application, since applying early may be in your favor.

Average Test Scores

About 94% of students accepted to Rutgers Camden submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 500 and 590. Math scores were between 500 and 590.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Rutgers University - Camden  ( 500 to 590 )

SAT Math Scores for Rutgers University - Camden  ( 500 to 590 )
Rutgers Camden received ACT scores from 0% of accepted students.

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Rutgers University - Camden Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At Rutgers University - Camden, this ratio is 14 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Rutgers University - Camden is 44%. This is comparable to the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  44 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Rutgers University - Camden

Freshmen Retention Rate

Rutgers University - Camden has a freshmen retention rate of 88%. That's a good sign that full-time students like the school and their professors enough to want to stick around for another year. It's also a sign that the admissions team did a good job in choosing applicants who were a good fit for the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  88 out of 100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate is the percent of first-time, full time students who obtain their bachelor's degree in four years or less. This rate is 26% for first-time, full-time students at Rutgers Camden, which is lower than the national rate of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  26 out of 100

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Good Overall Diversity at Rutgers Camden

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 5,489 undergraduates at Rutgers Camden with 4,493 being full-time and 996 being part-time.

Rutgers Camden Diversity Score

College Factual computes an overall diversity score for each college and university that takes gender, ethnicity, geographic location, and age into account. Schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest, and those that cater to just one or two student groups are ranked the lowest.

The overall diversity score for Rutgers Camden is 75.09 out of 100, meaning that is is more diverse than most schools in the country.

Overall Diversity Score  75.09 out of 100
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How Much Does Rutgers University - Camden Cost?

The overall average net price of Rutgers Camden is $13,293. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Rutgers Camden

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$9,477 $8,895 $11,935 $16,979 $23,996

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Rutgers Camden, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Rutgers Camden, approximately 65% of students took out student loans averaging $6,389 a year. That adds up to $25,556 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Rutgers Camden is 3.8%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Rutgers Camden Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Rutgers Camden with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $57,900 in their early years. This is good news for future Rutgers Camden graduates since it is 45% more than the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year.


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Location of Rutgers University - Camden

Rutgers University - Camden is a public institution located in Camden, New Jersey. Camden is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

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Location of Rutgers University - Camden

Contact details for Rutgers Camden are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 406 Penn, Camden, NJ 08102
Phone: 856-225-1766

Rutgers University - Camden Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 46 majors graduated from Rutgers University - Camden. Of these students, 1,368 received undergraduate degrees and 414 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Nursing 248 $70,300
Business Administration & Management 209 $51,300
Health Sciences & Services 115 $54,000
General Psychology 105 $27,900
Criminal Justice & Corrections 84 $33,300
Social Work 76 $31,700
Accounting 73 $57,100
Finance & Financial Management 69 $59,400
General Biology 61 $25,800
Liberal Arts General Studies 44 $31,900

Learn more about the majors offered at Rutgers University - Camden along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Rutgers Camden

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2017-2018, 2,788 students took at least one online class at Rutgers University - Camden. This is an increase from the 2,517 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 2,788 838
2016-2017 2,517 725
2015-2016 2,090 579
2014-2015 1,908 372
2013-2014 1,335 137

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