Rutgers University-Camden


Highest Degree Offered: Masters

College Type: Public

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: New Jersey


Rutgers-Camden delivers all the resources of one of America's most prestigious public research universities, with all the benefits of a supportive small-college experience that's close to home and the workplace. The small scale of the campus makes it possible for undergraduates to study with highly respected faculty from the time they arrive on campus. Student research, experiential learning, and international studies are hallmarks of the undergraduate experience. Located at the foot of the Benjamin Franklin Bridge, just across the Delaware River from historic Philadelphia, Rutgers-Camden is at the very heart of the Delaware Valley.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 5398
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Faculty: 251

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 22:1
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Contact Information

406 Penn Camden
Camden New Jersey 8102


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Main Phone: 856-225-6095

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Admissions Contact:
Office of Undergraduate Admissions

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International Admissions Contact:
Office of Undergraduate Admissions

Athletics Contact:
Jeffrey Dean
Director of Athletics, Athletics Department

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
GPA requirements vary by program.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
In general, credit is granted for courses taken at accredited institutions if they are the equivalent of courses offered by Rutgers and a grade of at least a C has been earned.

Credits (Min/Max):
Minimum credits - 12 credits. Maximum credits - 60 credits. The minimum credits you must take at Rutgers to earn your bachelor's degree varies by college.

Test Scores for Applying:
SAT/ACT scores are not required if: You graduated from high school two or more years prior to the date you intend to begin classes at Rutgers. You have finished secondary school and have subsequently completed 12+ college credits.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Not required for admissions consideration.

Essay(s) required:
Personal statements are recommended, though not required for the admission process.

Application Fee:
A $65 nonrefundable fee must be submitted with the application.

Other Requirements:
Information about your activities, employment, community service, family obligations, and other personal experiences, though not required, can enhance your application. Additional admissions requirements vary by program.

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Transfer Statistics

Transfers Applied: 2800

Transfers Accepted: 1467

Transfer Percentage Accepted: 52%

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Admissions Data From: Fall 2009



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General Financial Aid Information:
Transfer Scholarships - NJ Stars II, Phi Theta Kappa Scholarships, Francis B. and Paige D. L'Hommedieu Scholarships, National Scholarships. For Financial Aid complete a FAFSA by March 15. Contact the Office of Financial Aid at 856-225-6039.

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