Overview

Student Population
10,198
William Paterson University of New Jersey overview
Location Wayne, New Jersey
Online wpunj.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
William Paterson University of New Jersey overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Wayne, New Jersey, William Paterson University of New Jersey is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 8,150 prospective students applied, and 7,606 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,704 enrolled in the school.  7,598 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,600 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $12,936 plus fees of $124. William Paterson University of New Jersey is ranked 1252 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Extremely Easy 
William Paterson University of New Jersey overview
SAT 890/1090
ACT 16/23
GPA 3.14
Applications Accepted
93.3% 
William Paterson University of New Jersey overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

New Jersey Resident Tuition
$12,936
In State Costs for William Paterson University of New Jersey
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,600
Other Fees$124
Room and Board $11,535
Budget for Other Expenses$3,140
Total One Year Cost$29,335
Out of State Tuition
$21,136
Out of State Costs for William Paterson University of New Jersey
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,600
Other Fees$124
Room and Board $11,535
Budget for Other Expenses$3,140
Total One Year Cost$37,535

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$46,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
46% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by William Paterson University of New Jersey students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 23%
Social Sciences 12%
Education 10%
Communication 10%
Psychology 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=187444 IPEDS survey data for William Paterson University of New Jersey.