How much does it cost to attend?

In State New Jersey Resident Sticker Price
$34,992
In State Costs for The College of New Jersey
Fee Cost
Tuition$12,947
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$3,604
Room and Board $13,617
Other Expenses Budget$3,624
Out of State Resident Sticker Price
$46,707
Out of State Costs for The College of New Jersey
Fee Cost
Tuition$24,662
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$3,604
Room and Board $13,617
Other Expenses Budget$3,624

Residents of New Jersey pay an annual total price of $34,992 to attend The College of New Jersey on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $12,947 for tuition, $13,617 room and board, $1,200 for books and supplies and $3,604 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $46,707 which is 33.5% higher than New Jersey residents. The tuition charge is $24,662 while room and board is $13,617, books and supplies are $1,200 and other fees come in at $3,604.

All price data is sourced from the 2018/2019 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.

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Net Price

Net price is indicative of what it actually costs to attend The College of New Jersey when typical grants and scholarships are considered. The net price varies by family income and financial need.

Average Net Price 2017/2018
$22,894
Net Price by Income The College of New Jersey
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$12,240
$30,001 to $48,000$15,870
$48,001 to $75,000$23,516
$75,001 to $110,000$30,220
$110,000+$31,703

The average reported annual net price for The College of New Jersey for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $22,894 in 2017/2018. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

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Financial Aid

Finanical Aid The College of New Jersey
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Annual Total Grant Aid $9,936 47%
Pell Grant $4,596 17%
Federal Student Loan $5,586 52%

The average reported annual net price for The College of New Jersey for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $22,894 in 2017/2018.

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to The College of New Jersey, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $78,304. The loan balance of $78,304 is a four year multiple of the $19,576 average net price. This is a estimate of what you could owe upon graduation if you were to qualify for average financial aid and what a degree really may cost. Should you not qualify for financial aid, you may owe significantly more when you graduate. Based on these assumptions, a monthly repayment of $813 could be required to satisfy your student loan.

Please note that financial aid is not guaranteed and is only available for qualifying students. Federal Student Loans are not grants and must be repaid with interest. The current Stafford loan interest rate is 4.529%.

Example Loan $78,304
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 4.5%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $812.63
Total Interest Paid $19,211.03
Sum of All Loan Payments $97,515.03

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
$139,968
Year New Jersey Residents Non Residents
1 $34,992 $46,707
2 $36,963 $49,338
3 $39,045 $52,117
4 $41,244 $55,052

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at The College of New Jersey to be $139,968 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 5.6% annual increase over the next 4 years which has been the recent trend for this school.

Credit Hour Cost and Price per Class

Credit Hour and Class Costs at The College of New Jersey
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
New Jersey Residents $459 $1,377 $1,836
Out of State Residents $873 $2,619 $3,492

Estimated cost for a class at The College of New Jersey based on published credit hour prices. Note that not all schools allow single class enrollment. These prices should be used for comparison purposes as to how much it may cost to take a class at The College of New Jersey versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

The College of New Jersey Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan No
Alternative Tuition Plan Yes
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=187134 IPEDS survey data for The College of New Jersey.