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Each of the graduate program options at NJCU has its own admission requirements. Prior to beginning your graduate application, take some time to familiarize yourself with your program.
View general graduate admission requirements for:
All final decisions are made by departments.Typical turnaround time for admission decision is 2-3 weeks after application completion.APPLY NOWDomestic ApplicantsFall: July 1Spring: December 1International ApplicantsFall: May 1Spring: November 1
General Admission Requirements for Degree-Seeking Students
Additional Requirements for Degree-Seeking Students in Performance and Other Departments
If you are seeking admission to a master's degree program with a performance component (currently in art, media art, and music), please note that the department may require a performance or presentation that meets the approval of the department.
Other departments may have additional requirements for admission into their programs, such as interviews or prerequisite courses. Carefully read the department's section in the graduate catalog.
General Admission Requirements for Certification-Only Students
General Admission Requirements for Courses-Only Students
Requirements for Visiting StudentsVisiting graduate students must submit a NJCU Student Registration Form plus one of the following documents:
The visiting student will then follow regular registration procedures. During the Fall and Spring semesters, documents are to be submitted to the University Admissions Office. During the Summer Sessions, documents are to be submitted to the Office of the Registrar by the respective deadline date.