Make Your Credits Count

At NJIT, there is no maximum number of credits you can transfer as an incoming undergraduate student. However, you must earn at least 33 upper-division credits approved by the department of your major to be eligible for graduation. Students can transfer any credits completed at a regionally accredited institution provided that they earned a “C” or better and the course material is similar to a course offered at NJIT.

Transfer Applicant Criteria

Complete at least 15 semester hours, including:

  • English Composition
  • Mathematics (pre-calculus is required for most majors)
  • Science (chemistry and/or physics is required for some majors)

Application Checklist

  • Quick and easy online application
  • $75 application fee
  • Submit official college transcripts from all schools attended


Dates & Deadlines

NJIT employs rolling admissions, so your application will be evaluated as soon as your file is completed. You should expect a decision within two to three weeks of receipt of all required documents. Apply by the following dates:

  • Fall Semester: June 1
  • Spring Semester: November 15


Contact Us For More Questions

Director of Student Recruitment Anthony Jackson
Associate Director of Transfer Recruitment and Articulation Alberto Guichardo
Associate Director of Recruitment for Diversity Initiatives - Essex, NJ; Community Based Organizations Magda Francois
Admissions Recruiter - Bergen and Union Counties; Rockland and Staten Island, NY Danielle Drago
Admissions Recruiter - Atlantic, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Hudson, Monmouth, Ocean and Salem Counties; DE; MD; VA Ariana Rivera-Maldonado
Admissions Recruiter - Hunterdon, Morris, Somerset, Sussex and Warren Counties; CA Alexis Telyczka
Admissions Recruiter - Burlington, Gloucester and Mercer Counties; PA; Upstate NY  Yenitza (Jenny) Ruiz

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Paula McCarter

“NJIT felt like such a community and I loved that. I’ve learned to lead, to communicate and, of course engineering.”

Paula McCarter
Class of 2017

Krupali Patel

“The atmosphere at NJIT fostered my growth as a female in computing.”

Krupali Patel
Class of 2017

Ssu-ying Chen

“I am thankful to NJIT for my scholarship and for the doors that the APPH program has opened for me. ”

Ssu-ying Chen
Class of 2021

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