Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Very High

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at NJIT are predominantly White with a sizeable Asian population. The school has very high racial diversity. 67% percent of students are minorities or students of color.

Racial demographics of New Jersey Institute of Technology students
Race Percent of Students
White 33%
Black 9%
Hispanic 22%
Asian 22%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3%
International 4%
Race Unknown 6%

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Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Low

There are 182% more male students than female students enrolled at New Jersey Institute of Technology with a gender ratio of 74% men to 26% women. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, NJIT has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is less inclusive of females.

Gender ratio of New Jersey Institute of Technology students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 74%
Women 26%
Enrollment by gender for New Jersey Institute of Technology students
Gender Number of Students
Men 8,430
Women 2,993

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

NJIT serves a very low number of students outside of New Jersey, with 90 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for New Jersey Institute of Technology students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 90%
Out of State 6%
Foreign 4%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$75,892 per year

30% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
11,423
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 17.4%
Part time Undergrads 13.5%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=185828 IPEDS survey data for New Jersey Institute of Technology.