Admissions

Location
Ewing, NJ
Undergrads
6,295
Tuition (in-state)
$24,530 ($14,378)
Admission Difficulty
Average
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Admissions Statistics

Overall Admissions Statistics
Total Applicants:10,295
Male Applicants:4,559
Female Applicants:5,736
Total Acceptances:4,750
Male Acceptances:2,070
Female Acceptances:2,680
Acceptance Rate:46%
Yield: ? 29%
Contact Admissions
Phone:(609) 771-2131
Email:Not Reported
Web Site:admissions.pages.tcnj.edu
Application Information
Open Admissions:No
Common Application:Yes
Application Fee:$75
Application Web Site:www.tcnj.edu/~admiss/apply
Dates To Know Deadline Notification
Early DecisionNovember 15December 15
Regular Decision January 15 Rolling beginning January 15
Must-Reply-By April 1
Admissions
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RequiredRecommendedNeither Required
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HS Rank
HS Transcript
College Prep Courses
Recommendations
Audition/Portfolio
SAT/ACT
TOEFL
Freshmen Enrollment Statistics
Total Freshmen Enrollment:1,363
Full-Time Male Enrollment:561
Full-Time Female Enrollment:802
Part-Time Male Enrollment:0
Part-Time Female Enrollment:0
Waitlist Statistics
Applicants Placed: ? 1,336
Applicants Accepting: ? 549
Students Enrolled: ? 118
Transfer Statistics
Applications Received:1,023
Applicants Accepted:588
Students Enrolled:341

Standardized Tests Statistics

Standardized Test Scores Critical Reading Math Writing Composite (out of)
SAT (25th - 75th Percentile) 550 - 650 580 - 680 560 - 670 1690 - 2000 (2400)
ACT (25th - 75th Percentile) Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported 25 - 30 (36)
General Statistics
Top 10% of HS Class:60%
SAT/ACT Required:Either
Students Submitting SAT:95%
Students Submitting ACT:21%
SAT Subject Test Requirements
Not Reported

Facts & Statistics

Tips for Getting In
  • Be confident in your interview.
  • Be involved in many extracurricular clubs and organizations.
  • Be well-rounded-have good grades, be involved, and have strong interests and goals.
  • Do very well on SAT/ACT tests.
  • Express strong leadership qualities.
  • Get involved in volunteer activities.
  • If necessary, take the SAT/ACT twice.
  • If transferring, maintain a high GPA and be involved in activities.
  • An internship pertinent to your future goals helps.
  • Maintain a good high school GPA.
  • Maintain strong grades in math and sciences.
  • Make connections with high school teachers.
  • Play varsity sports.
  • Seek to impress with a superb yet pragmatic essay.
  • Take as many AP courses as you can.
Things I Wish I Knew Before Coming To School
  • Get a map.
  • Trenton is not a college town.
Interviews & Information Sessions
TCNJ offers the following in terms of information sessions: weekday visits, Lions Day Open House, transfer student information sessions and tours, and junior visit days. These sessions require prior electronic registratio, which can be done via the TCNJ Admissions website.
Campus Tours
TCNJ offers campus tours and informational visits around the academic year. Tours require electronic registration.
Virtual Tour of Campus
www.tcnj.edu/~vtour
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