Rutgers University-Camden

Camden, NJ

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 4,747
Graduate Enrollment: 1,713
Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Asian American/Native American/Pacific Islander institution
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Small City (<100k)
Four-year, medium, primarily nonresidential // full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 78.7%

Male/Female: 45% / 55% (2017)

First generation college students: 34.6% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 3.7% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.4% (2017)

Test scores for admission: Considered but not required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,131
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 1040 - 1230

2022 Median Admit ACT: 21
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 17 - 25

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 69.1% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 51.5% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 41.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 33.8% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 40.5%
Black: 18.8%
Hispanic: 20.2%
Asian: 11.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.2%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
2+ races: 3.9%
Non-resident alien: 2.4%
Unknown race: 2.0%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $26,094
In-State tuition: $15,657
Out-of-State tuition: $32,299

Estimated books and supplies: $1,350 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $12,652 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $3,574 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $16,870 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $3,574 (2022)

Average Family Income: $75,080 (2017)
Median Family Income: $43,360 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 47.4%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 56.4%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $21,500 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $228 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $8,832
$30k-48k $8,527
$48k-75k $11,013
$75k-110k $15,890
$110k+ $22,630

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 43%
6-year graduation rate: 71%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 94.8% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $21,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $10,500 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $19,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $20,033 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 72.8% (2015)
@3 year 77.9% (2017)
@5 year 80.8% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 57.4% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 59.2% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $49,190 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $64,806 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
First Professional Degree Law. 94
Bachelor's Degree Biological and Physical Sciences. 1
Bachelor's Degree Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies. 4 $26,900 $276 $24,636 ($2,053) $54,339 ($4,528)
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 4 $295 $55,964 ($4,664) $61,565 ($5,130)
Bachelor's Degree Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 2
Bachelor's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 1 $22,000 $220 $27,908 ($2,326) $43,389 ($3,616)
Master's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 4
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 31 $25,125 $228 $29,128 ($2,427) $48,386 ($4,032)
Master's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 17 $370 $48,551 ($4,046)
Master's Degree Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies. 13 $32,736 ($2,728) $59,007 ($4,917)
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 44 $23,000 $228 $43,589 ($3,632) $40,401 ($3,367)
Master's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 9
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 61 $24,161 $244 $27,772 ($2,314) $56,996 ($4,750)
Master's Degree Biology, General. 20 $448 $40,793 ($3,399) $68,864 ($5,739)
Bachelor's Degree Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology. 1
Master's Degree Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology. 1
Doctoral Degree Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology. 5
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 5 $23,000 $217 $45,895 ($3,825) $77,902 ($6,492)
Master's Degree Mathematics and Statistics, Other. 3
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 248 $28,000 $265 $78,693 ($6,558) $86,247 ($7,187)
Doctoral Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 6 $768 $132,944 ($11,079) $135,095 ($11,258)
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 209 $23,250 $225 $56,153 ($4,679) $77,221 ($6,435)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 109 $577 $110,404 ($9,200) $139,453 ($11,621)
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 73 $22,770 $228 $61,739 ($5,145) $78,766 ($6,564)
Bachelor's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 69 $22,500 $219 $64,571 ($5,381) $86,111 ($7,176)
Bachelor's Degree Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other. 38 $26,250 $246 $31,980 ($2,665) $47,887 ($3,991)
Master's Degree Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other. 1
Doctoral Degree Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other. 1
Bachelor's Degree Philosophy. 3 $25,000 $229 $32,834 ($2,736) $53,001 ($4,417)
Bachelor's Degree Religion/Religious Studies. 1 $26,000 $265
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 6 $23,250 $204 $40,736 ($3,395) $73,289 ($6,107)
Master's Degree Chemistry. 5
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 2 $26,974 $254 $32,287 ($2,691)
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 105 $25,000 $236 $30,024 ($2,502) $49,641 ($4,137)
Master's Degree Psychology, General. 21 $466
Bachelor's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 84 $22,431 $209 $34,243 ($2,854) $51,267 ($4,272)
Master's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 7 $350 $49,495 ($4,125)
Master's Degree Public Administration. 36 $545 $53,476 ($4,456) $63,529 ($5,294)
Master's Degree Public Policy Analysis. 2 $344 $57,133 ($4,761)
Doctoral Degree Public Policy Analysis. 5
Bachelor's Degree Social Work. 76 $25,000 $241 $37,301 ($3,108) $46,912 ($3,909)
Bachelor's Degree Economics. 17 $24,965 $241 $51,996 ($4,333) $78,565 ($6,547)
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 40 $24,188 $228 $36,292 ($3,024) $53,569 ($4,464)
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 8 $24,405 $228 $31,737 ($2,645) $49,178 ($4,098)
Bachelor's Degree Urban Studies/Affairs. 6 $27,000 $257 $41,103 ($3,425) $53,255 ($4,438)
Bachelor's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 5 $23,000 $223 $19,012 ($1,584)
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 21 $25,975 $239 $27,024 ($2,252) $38,282 ($3,190)
Bachelor's Degree Music. 6 $26,000 $270 $26,620 ($2,218) $34,223 ($2,852)
Bachelor's Degree Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General. 115 $26,664 $244 $35,999 ($3,000) $68,169 ($5,681)
Doctoral Degree Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions. 32 $987 $75,017 ($6,251) $83,282 ($6,940)
Bachelor's Degree Marketing. 41 $20,731 $207 $47,674 ($3,973) $64,960 ($5,413)
Bachelor's Degree History. 21 $21,728 $207 $30,939 ($2,578) $49,001 ($4,083)
Master's Degree History. 12 $464 $33,018 ($2,752)
Bachelor's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 24 $21,500 $222 $76,022 ($6,335) $114,399 ($9,533)
Master's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 7 $92,531 ($7,711)


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $113,274
Full time faculty: 46%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 14.0

School's endowment start of year: $49,963,000 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $71,679,000 (2022)