Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Founded in 1954, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School is a Public school located in Newark, NJ. It is the graduate medical school at Rutgers University-New Brunswick. Rutgers New Jersey Medical School is ranked 50th in Best Medical Schools. The following statements briefly introduce Rutgers New Jersey Medical School along with key academic facts.
- The average MCAT Score of enrolled students at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School is 514 - the average MCAT score of U.S. medical schools is 511.
- The average GPA of enrolled students at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School is 3.68 - the average GPA score of U.S. medical schools is 3.75.
- The 2023 medical school tuition at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School is $70,696 - the average medical school tuition is $61,378.
- The acceptance rate* at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School is 2.65% - the average acceptance rate of U.S. medical school is 6.30%.
- Total 759 medical school students have enrolled to Rutgers New Jersey Medical School for academic year 2021-2022.
2023 Rutgers New Jersey Medical School Tuition & Fees
The 2023 tuition at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School is $46,806 for New Jersey residents and $70,696 for out-of-state students. Rutgers New Jersey Medical School's tuition is 17.47% higher than average tuition of U.S. medical schools and 0.9% higher than average tuition of New Jersey medical schools.
The medical school tuition differs and more expensive than the regular undergraduate and graduate programs. The average undergraduate program tuition & fees at Rutgers University-New Brunswick is $15,804 for New Jersey residents and $33,005 for out-of-state students. The average graduate schools tuition & fees other than medical school is $20,495 for New Jersey residents and $33,215 for out-of-state students
The average living costs including room & board and transportation costs is $22,810 and the personal miscellaneous expenses is $7,380.
|New Jersey Residents||Out-of-State|
|Rutgers New Jersey Medical School Tuition & Fees||$46,806||$70,696|
|U.S. Public Medical School Average||$38,176||$60,181|
|New Jersey Public Medical School Average||$45,826||$70,069|
|Books & Supplies||$1,117|
4-Yeras MD Program Total Costs
The tuition for MD program varies by medical years depending on mandatory fees and required course works. The estimated COA (cost of attendance) for the standard four(4) years MD program at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School is $315,377 for New Jersey residents and $414,306 out-of-state students based on the current tuition rate. The COA includes the costs for tuition & fees, room & board, transportation, books & supplies, and other personal miscellaneous expenses. The next table summarizes medical school costs for four(4) years by year and cost item.
|Year 1||Year 2||Year 3||Year 4||4 Years Estimation|
|Tuition & Fees|
|New Jersey Residents||$46,806||$45,840||$46,219||$42,260||$181,125|
|Room & Board / transportation||$22,810||$20,529||$27,372||$27,372||$98,083|
|Books & Supplies||$1,117||$1,117||$1,117||$1,084||$4,435|
|New Jersey Residents||$78,113||$74,128||$83,564||$79,572||$315,377|
MCAT & GPA Scores
The average MCAT score of enrolled students at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School is 514. Compared to the average MCAT of all medical schools, the MCAT score of Rutgers New Jersey Medical School is around average of U.S. medical schools (the average score is 512).
The average GPA is 3.68 and it is around average compared to other medical schools (the average GPA is 3.73).
|MCAT - Rutgers New Jersey Medical School||514|
|U.S. Medical Schools||512|
|New Jersey Medical Schools||513|
|GPA - Rutgers New Jersey Medical School||3.68|
|U.S. Medical Schools||3.73|
|New Jersey Medical Schools||3.72|
Acceptance Rate & Yield
The 2022 acceptance rate at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School is 2.65% where 6,728 applicants have applied to and 178 students have accepted and finally enrolled to school. The acceptance rate at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School is lower (difficult to get in) compared to other medical schools in united states (the average acceptance rate is 3.52%). Note that the acceptance rate means the percentage of applicants who are accepted and enrolled (not just accepted).
|New Jersey||Other State||Men||Women|
|U.S. Medical Schools||3.52%||10.29%||1.04%||3.48%||3.56%|
|New Jersey Medical Schools||2.42%||7.38%||0.82%||2.75%||2.18%|
New Students and Total Enrollment
For the academic year 2021-2022, total 178 first-time students have enrolled in Rutgers New Jersey Medical School.By residency, 82.6% of new students is New Jersey residents and 17.4% of enrolled students from other States. By gender, 50.6% of enrolled students is women and 49.4% is men students.
A total of 759 students have enrolled to Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. By gender, there are 381 male and 378 female students at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School.