DeVry University-New Jersey

  • Our program offerings reflect DeVry’s focus on the intersection of business, technology and management. We believe that our “hands on,” applications-oriented approach sets us apart from many other institutions, and we place a significant premium on placing our graduates in jobs directly related to their fields of study.
School Highlights
  • DeVry University-New Jersey serves 1,546 students (47% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • DeVry University-New Jersey is one of 2 community colleges within Middlesex County, NJ.
  • The nearest community college to DeVry University-New Jersey is Pillar College (7.7 miles away).

Top Placements

DeVry University-New Jersey places among the top 20% of community colleges in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 103 teachers has grown by 35% over five years.
DeVry University-New Jersey(NJ) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty103 staff234 staff
DeVry University-New Jersey Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of DeVry University-New Jersey has declined by 23% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The DeVry University-New Jersey diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment1,546 students7,040 students
DeVry University-New Jersey Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:134:1
DeVry University-New Jersey Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students723 students3,412 students
DeVry University-New Jersey Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students823 students3,628 students
DeVry University-New Jersey Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Undergraduate Students645 students3,412 students
# Graduate Students78 students78 students
DeVry University-New Jersey Graduation BreakDown NJ All Graduation Breakdown
% Asian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Two or more races
% Non Resident races
% Unknown races
DeVry University-New Jersey Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.710.70
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$51,500$36,100

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $16,888 is less than the state average of $19,721. The private state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$16,888$19,721
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid96%75%
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2013)$39,007$9,000
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2013)$9,500$4,500
Acceptance Rate89%69%
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • More than that, the faculty at DeVry help students develop the critical thinking skills, written and oral communications skills, technical qualifications, and self-confidence that will serve them well throughout their careers. With extensive library holdings and up-to-date technology labs, we're committed to helping you successfully earn your degree. DeVry University has a very active career services office and a professional staff that maintains continuous contact with business and industry to keep abreast of employment needs and opportunities. DeVry's employment services are geared to the needs of our students and their prospective employers. At DeVry, North Brunswick, we offer a broad array of services to make your educational experience a success. These services include: the provision of student activities, transportation assistance, counseling resource listings, campus safety and security, housing assistance, aiding of International and ADA students, Ombudsperson assistance plus many more.

Nearby Schools

  • The nearest community college to DeVry University-New Jersey is Pillar College (7.7 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Pillar College
    Private, non-profit
    478 students | 7.70 Mi60 Park Place, Suite 701
    Newark NJ  07102
  • 11,673 students | 8.70 Mi2600 Woodbridge Avenue
    Edison NJ  08818
  • 7,839 students | 14.90 Mi1200 Old Trenton Rd
    Princeton Junction NJ  08550
  • 8,214 students | 15.80 Mi118 Lamington Road
    Somerville NJ  08876
  • 11,781 students | 18.60 Mi1033 Springfield Ave
    Cranford NJ  07016
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Did You Know?
For New Jersey public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,125 per year for in-state students and $7,667 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $19,721 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

New Jersey community colleges have a diversity score of 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in New Jersey is Union County College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.