New Jersey City University was founded in 1927 as The New Jersey State Normal School at Jersey City. In 1935, authorization to offer a four-year teacher education program was granted and the schools name was changed to New Jersey State Teachers College at Jersey City. After a few more name changes, in 1998 the institution was granted university status and subsequently renamed New Jersey City University.
NJCU offers undergraduate and graduate degrees and certificates from the following schools and colleges:
- Deborah Cannon Partridge Wolfe College of Education
- College of Professional Studies
- School of Business
- William J. Maxwell College of Arts and Sciences
New Jersey City University offers undergraduate and graduate courses that can be completed entirely online.
Accreditation & Licensing
New Jersey City University is accredited by:
Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)