Founded: 1926 (as the South Jersey Law School), joined Rutgers in 1950
Location: Camden, New Jersey (just across the Delaware River from Philadelphia)—closest university campus to the Liberty Bell!
Campus: 40 acres, small city setting
Undergraduate majors: 35
Graduate: 23 (DPT, JD, MA, MBA, MFA, MPA, MPH, MS, MSW, PhD, MBS, MALS)
University Accreditation: Rutgers is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. Rutgers School of Business-Camden is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
Spring Semester / January Admission: October 1
Fall Semester / September Admission:
Early Action: November 1
Regular Action: December 1
All Transfer: February 1
After December 1, Rutgers University-Camden operates on a rolling basis.
Graduate Application Due Dates:
Application deadlines vary by program. Applicants living abroad must apply by November 1 for spring and by April 1 for fall unless the graduate program specifies an earlier deadline.
Undergraduate or graduate international students whose secondary schooling has been outside the US in a country where English is not the principal language and who are admitted to Rutgers University-Camden with regular admission must meet one of the following language proficiency requirements. Students with acceptable academic credentials who do not meet language proficiency requirements may be admitted on a conditional basis.
- TOEFL: 550 PB/79 IBT
- IELTS: 6
- Successfully completing ELS Language Center’s intensive English for Academic Purposes Level 112.*
- Grade of B or better in a college-level English Composition course in residence at an accredited US 2 or 4 year college.
*To learn more about this program, start dates, and how to apply, visit: ELS.edu/Philadelphia-Camden.
Standardized Test Scores:
SAT or ACT scores are required of first year international applicants if:
1) your native language is English
2) you attended highschool in the US
3) you attended an accredited American school outside of the US
4) you wish to be considered for a merit scholarship
GRE, GMAT, or LSAT may be required for graduate admission. See the graduate program website for details.
International Student Scholarships
International students will be considered for merit scholarships based upon their academic credentials. Scholarships range from $8,000-$12,000.
Graduate students are also eligible for research and teaching assistantships.
International Undergraduate Tuition and Fees
Room and Board
Twelve credits are considered full time at the undergraduate level. Tuition is capped at the twelve credit rate. Students on student (F-1) visas pay the Rutgers out-of-state tuition rate and will incur at minimum additional expenses for the SEVIS administration fee ($200.00), health insurance ($1,477.00), and books and supplies.
Graduate Tuition and Fees vary by degree program. Click here for 2014-2015 rates.
For all Camden graduate schools except Business and Law, nine credits are considered full time.
On campus undergraduate and graduate housing is available. See the Office of Housing & Residence Life website for details.
- Over 200 student events per academic year
- Over 75 clubs and organizations
- 12 national fraternities and sororities
- Campus Radio Station: WCCR
- 19 NCAA Division III women’s and men’s athletic teams
- Intramural sports
- Arts: Theatre, Jazz Band, Choir