Academic Profile for 2023

Four Year Graduation Rate
33%

Six Year Graduation Rate
55%

Eight Year Graduation Rate
58%

Student to Faculty Ratio
14 to 1

First Year Retention Rate
67%


Distribution of Students per State

for the first-year class of
1,265
students in 2020

(Hover in each state to view details of distribution)

None
1 To 5
6 To 15
16 To 25
26 To 50
51 and Above

Student Race, Ethnicity, and Age Information


Total Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity for the 2021 school year

Students Total
7,216

Total Enrollment by Age for the 2020 school year

Students Total
7,971

Other Learning Opportunities
Distance learning
Graduate level programs or courses are offered via distance education
Undergraduate level programs or courses are offered via distance education
Special learning
Study abroad
Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)


Accreditation

Institutional

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Agency Period of Accreditation Status
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
01/01/1958 - Current
Accredited
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
(William Paterson University of New Jersey at Sussex County Community College)
07/01/1958 - Current
Accredited
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
(William Paterson University of New Jersey at County College of Morris)
07/01/1958 - Current
Accredited
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
(William Paterson University of New Jersey - Mercer County Community College)
09/01/2010 - Current
Accredited
Specialized

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Agency / Program Period of Accreditation Status
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
[Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs]
12/01/1982 - Current
Accredited
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
[Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels]
06/11/2015 - Current
Accredited
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
[Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels]
03/03/2000 - Current
Accredited
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
[Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels]
03/03/2000 - Current
Accredited
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
[Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs]
07/01/2007 - Current
Accredited
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
[Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs]
09/01/1978 - Current
Accredited
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
[Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools]
01/01/1954 - Current
Accredited
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