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Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Piscataway, NJ

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • African Studies
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Agriculture, General
  • Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Anthropology
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Astrophysics
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biometry/Biometrics
  • Biotechnology
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology
  • Ceramic Sciences and Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Cinematography and Film/Video Production
  • City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other
  • Cognitive Science
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Cytotechnology/Cytotechnologist
  • Dance, General
  • Design and Visual Communications, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • East Asian Studies
  • Ecology
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Engineering Science
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Entomology
  • Environmental Design/Architecture
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • European Studies/Civilization
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Food Science
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • Health Services Administration
  • Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
  • History, General
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Information Science/Studies
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Jazz/Jazz Studies
  • Jewish/Judaic Studies
  • Journalism
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Labor and Industrial Relations
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Latin American Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
  • Management Science
  • Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Medieval and Renaissance Studies
  • Meteorology
  • Microbiology, General
  • Molecular Biology
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music, General
  • Natural Resources Management and Policy
  • Near and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Plant Sciences, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Portuguese Language and Literature
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Health, General
  • Public Policy Analysis, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Russian Studies
  • Social Sciences, Other
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Statistics, General
  • Urban Studies/Affairs
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Computer and information sciences, Health professions and related sciences, Engineering
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Business administration, engineering, social work
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
2,188
Part-Time Faculty
2,121
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
50%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 11% of classes
10-19 students: 27% of classes
20-29 students: 24% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 13% of classes
Over 100 students: 9% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 5% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 24% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 29% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 17% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 10% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 11% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 3% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
2,980,314
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
Not Reported
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Education, Master of Music, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Labor and Employment Relations, Master of Social Work, Master of Human Resources Management, Master of Science, Master of Philosophy, Master of Biomedical Sciences, Master of Science in Teaching, Master of Psychology, Master of Arts in Teaching

Master's Programs of Study

  • Anthropology
  • Applied Arts and Design--General
  • Applied Psychology
  • Applied Statistics
  • Astronomy
  • Biochemical Engineering
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biostatistics
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Developmental Biology
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Electrical Engineering
  • English Education
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Genetics
  • German
  • Horticulture
  • Immunology
  • Industrial and Labor Relations
  • Industrial/Management Engineering
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Mathematics Education
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Nutrition
  • Oceanography
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Plant Biology
  • Plant Molecular Biology
  • Plant Pathology
  • Quality Management
  • Reading Education
  • Reliability Engineering
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Statistics
  • Student Affairs
  • Systems Engineering
  • Theater
  • Theoretical Physics
  • Toxicology
  • Virology
  • Writing

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Education, Doctor of Musical Arts, Doctor of Pharmacy, Doctor of Psychology, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • African Studies
  • African-American Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Psychology
  • Applied Statistics
  • Asian Studies
  • Astronomy
  • Biochemical Engineering
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biopsychology
  • Biostatistics
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Cognitive Sciences
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Developmental Biology
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Electrical Engineering
  • English
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Genetics
  • German
  • Health Psychology
  • History
  • History of Medicine
  • History of Science and Technology
  • Horticulture
  • Immunology
  • Industrial/Management Engineering
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Linguistics
  • Mathematics Education
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Medieval and Renaissance Studies
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Nutrition
  • Oceanography
  • Operations Research
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Pharmacy
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Plant Biology
  • Plant Molecular Biology
  • Plant Pathology
  • Psychology--General
  • Quality Management
  • Reading Education
  • Reliability Engineering
  • Social Psychology
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Statistics
  • Systems Engineering
  • Theoretical Physics
  • Toxicology
  • Virology

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