Undergraduate Degree Requirements
All students must complete New Jersey City University’s General Education Program in order to graduate. The General Education Program is divided into three tiers, with four modes of inquiry.
All full-time and part-time freshmen and full-time and part-time transfer students who have not received transfer credit for college-level composition and mathematics must take a placement exam, unless they are exempt from parts of testing due to their SAT scores. Students must register for and successfully complete coursework in English and Mathematics, as indicated by their performance on these placement tests.
A minimum of 120 credits is required to complete a degree. Transfer students must complete a minimum of 32 credits at New Jersey City University.