Prospective Students

Take your associate degree to the next level and earn a BA degree or BS degree through Rutgers Statewide. Meet the Rutgers University requirements for admission, apply to your select undergraduate program and take courses at one of our six partnership community college sites.

Please note that you will complete your degree program entirely at your community college site in conjunction with some online components. Travel to Rutgers-Camden, Rutgers-Newark or Rutgers-New Brunswick is not required. Before you start your application, review the instructions for your particular program. Most programs allow you to enroll as a full-time or part-time student. Select the appropriate community college partner site and choose the major you wish to pursue at that particular location. Preview the college application for transfer students and access information about distance learning, financial aid and applying how to apply to Rutgers.


We offer nine undergraduate degree programs through the Rutgers-Brookdale partnership with all classes led by Rutgers faculty. 

If you wish to apply for a Rutgers degree through Rutgers Statewide, you must meet all university admissions criteria. 

College costs vary depending on your particular program. Access information about academic expenses, off-campus tuition and fees, tuition assistance, financial aid and scholarships.

The Rutgers Office of Financial Aid can help you plan for and meet the expenses associated with attending Rutgers, including cost, eligibility, how to apply for aid, types of aid, tools and resources. By enrolling in a Rutgers Statewide degree completion program, you have the added benefit of not paying for room and board. 

For details on transferring credits, please visit the page for your specific program. If you are a transfer student from a N.J. community college, visit NJ Transfer for help with transfer equivalency and course equivalency.

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