Schools and Colleges
At Rutgers University-Newark you’ll find the Newark College of Arts and Sciences, University College, the School of Criminal Justice, Rutgers School of Law—Newark, Rutgers Business School—Newark and New Brunswick, the Graduate School-Newark, and the School of Public Affairs and Administration. (Nursing programs are now offered through Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences .)
The Newark College of Arts and Sciences enrolls more than 60 percent of the undergraduates at Rutgers University-Newark and is the largest school on campus. With majors in almost 40 fields, the curricula at NCAS combine the advantages of a liberal arts foundation with the specialized training necessary for a specific career. Degrees awarded include the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Fine Arts and the Bachelor of Science.
University College is designed for adult students who have obligations during the day and attend class in the evening or on Saturday. Degrees awarded include the Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of Science.
The School of Criminal Justice is a major national and international center for scholarly research on all aspects of policing, delinquency, crime, and criminal justice administration. This provides a basis for its educational programs that also fulfill public service obligations by helping to address the needs of criminal justice agencies within the city, state, nation, and world.
Rutgers Law School
123 Washington St. Newark, NJ 07102
217 North Fifth Street, Camden, NJ 08102
Co-deans: Ronald K. Chen, John F. K. Oberdiek
Rutgers Business School offers undergraduate and graduate programs that equip graduates with the skills they need to function in today’s diverse global business environment. With a focus on a team approach, the curriculum teaches students to critically reason, gather and weigh evidence, and bring an innovative and thoughtful approach to problem solving in real-world business settings.
The Graduate School-Newark is dedicated to the advancement of scientific and human knowledge in an environment that encourages scholarly inquiry and intellectual growth. Graduate students are expected to develop the analytical and creative skills required for original scholarship, research, and problem solving, as well as a thorough understanding of an academic discipline.
The School of Public Affairs and Administration at Rutgers-Newark is dedicated to four goals: competence, diversity, knowledge, and service.
The MPA Program is rated very highly by U.S. News and World Report. ranking 7th in the nation in public administration and 23rd in the broader category of public affairs.