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Wayne, New Jersey

William Paterson University of New Jersey

Overview

Student Population
10,252
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
Religious Affiliation 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 7,935 prospective students applied, and 7,331 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,317 enrolled in the school.  7,611 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,641 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $12,936 plus fees of $124. William Paterson University of New Jersey is ranked 1159 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very Easy 
William Paterson University of New Jersey overview
SAT 1010/1190
ACT 18/24
GPA 3.14
Applications Accepted
92.4% 
William Paterson University of New Jersey overview
Applications Due Jun 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Very Low

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.