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Undergraduate (in-state)$29,594
($17,287)
Graduate (in-state)$15,031
(-$1)
Books & Supplies$1,200
On-Campus Living Costs $17,350
Off-Campus Living Costs $17,350

TCNJ 2022 Tuition & Fees and COA

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees at The College of New Jersey is $17,287 for New Jersey residents and $29,594 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is -$1 for students living in New Jersey and $15,031 for others. The Living costs besides the tuition & fees is reported as $17,350 when a student lives on campus and $17,350 when a student lives off-campus.
Its total costs of attendance (COA) is $48,144 when a student lives on campus and $48,144 when living off-campus for the academic year 2019-2020. It includes tuition, fees, book & supplies costs, room & board, and other living expenses. The following table and chart illustrate the COA by living preferences and tuition rates.
2021-2022 COA
In-StateOut-of-State
Total Costs$35,837 (On-Campus)
$35,837 (Off-Campus)
$48,144 (On-Campus)
$48,144 (Off-Campus)
Tuition & Fees$17,287$29,594
Books & Supplies$1,200
Room & Board$13,752 (on-campus) /$13,752 (off-campus)
Other Expenses$3,598 (on-campus) /$3,598 (off-campus)
Average Financial Aid$9,765
Total Costs After Receiving Aid$26,072 (On-Campus)
$26,072 (Off-Campus)
$38,379 (On-Campus)
$38,379 (Off-Campus)
[Chart] 2022 Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees is $17,287 for New Jersey residents and $29,594 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 5.67% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
201920202021 2022
In-State$16,551 $16,923 $16,029 $17,287
Out-of-State$28,266 $28,901 $28,007 $29,594
[Chart]2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate tuition & fees is -$1 for New Jersey residents and $15,031 for out-of-state students. The graduate program tuition rates are decreased by -5.36% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Graduate School Tuition & Fees
201920202021 2022
In-State$16,707 $17,083 $15,883 -$1
Out-of-State$24,445 $24,996 $15,883 $15,031
[Chart] 2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Tuition Per Credit Hour

For the academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for part-time students or overloaded credits for full-time students is $614 for New Jersey residents and $1,048 for out-of-state students for undergraduate programs.
For graduate programs, the tuition per credit hour is $0 for New Jersey residents and $831 for out-of-state students. The tuition per credit hour are increased by 17.36% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Tuition Per Credit Hour
201920202021 2022
UndergraduateIn-State$459 $470$470$614
Out-of-State$873 $893$893$1,048
GraduateIn-State$791 $809$809-
Out-of-State$1,221 $1,248$809$831
[Chart] 2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for purchasing books and course supllies is $1,200. The following table and charts illustrate the changes of the books & supplies costs at The College of New Jersey.
2022 Books & Supplies Costs
201920202021 2022
Books & Supplies $1,200 $1,200 $1,200 $1,200
[Chart] 2022 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for living costs at The College of New Jersey is $17,350 when living on campus and $17,350 when living off-campus . The on-campus living costs are decreased by -4.87% compared to academic year 2020-2021. The off-campus living costs are decreased by -4.87% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
Living Costs
201920202021 2022
On-CampusRoom & Board $13,617$14,048$13,617$13,752
Other Expenses $3,624$3,922$3,624$3,598
Off-CampusRoom & Board $13,617$14,048$13,617$13,752
Other Expenses $3,624$3,922$3,624$3,598
[Chart] 2022 Room & Boards and other Living Costs