Stevens Institute of Technology Overview
Located in Hoboken, New Jersey, Stevens Institute of Technology is a private not-for-profit institution. The suburban atmosphere of Hoboken makes it a great place for students who want the amenities of city life without actually living in the middle of a constant hustle and bustle.
What Is Stevens Institute of Technology Known For?
- The student loan default rate at Stevens is 2%, which is significantly lower than the national rate of 10.1%. That's great news for students who are worrying about paying off their student loans.
- The doctor's degree is the highest award offered at Stevens.
- In 2019-2020, 100% of the faculty were full-time.
- Students who graduate from Stevens with a bachelor's degree make about $98,159 a year. That's 141% more than those who graduate from other schools.
Stevens Institute of Technology Rankings
Stevens landed the #158 spot in our 2023 ranking of best colleges. We analyzed 2,018 colleges and universities across the nation to determine this ranking. This puts it in the top 10% of all schools in the nation. Out of the 39 colleges in New Jersey, it is ranked at #4.
Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.
Stevens has also been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.
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|#94||Best Bachelor’s Degree Schools||Tweet It - Post It|
|#133||Best Master’s Degree Schools||Tweet It - Post It|
Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Stevens.
Awards From Around the Web
The following table lists some notable awards Stevens has earned from around the web.
|#8||Best Computer Systems Networking Schools||College Factual|
|#14||Best Engineering Technologies Schools||College Factual|
|#46||Best Business Administration & Management Schools||College Factual|
|#52||Best Computer & Information Sciences Schools||College Factual|
|#58||Best Business Schools||Business Degree Central|
|#63||Best Business, Management & Marketing Schools||College Factual|
Where Is Stevens Institute of Technology?
Contact details for Stevens are given below.
|Address:||Castle Point On Hudson, Hoboken, NJ 07030-5991|
How Do I Get Into Stevens?
You can apply to Stevens online at: www.stevens.edu/sit/admissions/apply
Admission Requirements for Stevens
|High School GPA||required|
|High School Rank||neither required nor recommended|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||required|
|SAT or ACT Scores||considered but not required|
How Hard Is It To Get Into Stevens?
Approximately 66% of accepted students are men and 34% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 52%, and the acceptance rate for women is 56%.
Average Test Scores
About 73% of students accepted to Stevens submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 640 and 710. Math scores were between 680 and 770.
Can I Afford Stevens Institute of Technology?
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Stevens, approximately 67% of students took out student loans averaging $11,171 a year. That adds up to $44,684 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Stevens is 1.7%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.
Stevens Institute of Technology Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 3,466 graduate students at the school.
Of the 3,759 full-time undergraduates at Stevens, 71% are male and 29% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Stevens Institute of Technology students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||86|
|Hispanic or Latino||504|
New Jersey students aren't the only ones who study at Stevens Institute of Technology. At this time, 26 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Over 59 countries are represented at Stevens. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, India, and Saudi Arabia.
Online Learning at Stevens Institute of Technology
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Stevens has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 8th most popular in New Jersey for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2019-2020.
Online Affordability Rankings of Stevens
During the most recent year for which we have data, the full-time undergraduate tuition at Stevens Institute of Technology was $55,952 for both in-state and out-of-state students. The following table shows how Stevens is ranked for affordability for both in-state and out-of-state students among colleges and universities that are not mostly online.
|Major||Tuition for In-State Students||Tuition for Out-of-State Students|
|Computer Systems Networking||#28||#28|
|Mathematics & Statistics||#55||#55|
|Management Sciences & Quantitative Methods||#64||#64|
Online Growth Rankings of Stevens
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Stevens Institute of Technology was 10.1%. This is the #1,389 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Stevens regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Stevens majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
|Major||1-Year Growth Rate|
|Business Administration & Management||27%|
|Business, Management & Marketing||27%|
|Management Sciences & Quantitative Methods||31%|
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Stevens ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Stevens.
|Major||Growth Rate Rank|
|Management Sciences & Quantitative Methods||#101|
|Computer Software & Applications||#102|
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Stevens Institute of Technology Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- Image Credit: By Jeffrey Vock Photography under License
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