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Rutgers University-Newark

Graduate School

Newark, NJ

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Overview

Rutgers University–Newark / Graduate School is located in Newark, NJ, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Juris Doctor/Master of Arts (JD/MA)
Master of Arts in Liberal Studies (MALS)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 176
Doctoral Degrees 55

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,768
Applied
826
Accepted
457
Enrolled
47%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum B average
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum B average

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

1,177
Total Graduate Students
59%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
40%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.14%
Black or African American 13.17%
White or Caucasian 51%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.17%
Asian 20.14%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 7.73%

Gender

Male (40%)
Female (59%)

Faculty

411
Total faculty
Full-time - 379
Part-time - 32
Male (293)
Female (118)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Hormonal regulation of behavior, effect of metal mercury on DNA and RNA, behavioral self-feedback, quality of probation services
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 249 University Avenue
Newark, NJ  07102
United States
Contact Dr. Barry R. Komisaruk
Associate Dean
Email: brk@psychology.rutgers.edu
Phone: 973-353-5834 ext. 10
Fax: 973-353-1191