NJIT Newsroom tagged with "degree" Updates about what's happening on and around the NJIT campus. http://www.njit.edu/news en-us 2014 New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu/uicomponents/images/sub_logo.gif New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu 60 NJIT Assistant Director for Leadership and Diversity To Speak at AADA Summer Conference http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-242.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-242.phpTue, 16 Jul 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Sherlene Ayala, assistant director for Leadership and Diversity, will be presenting “Graduate School Transitions: Experiences for Students of Color” at the AADA  Summer Conference 2013. 

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NJIT To Launch Online Graduate Degree Programs with EmbanetCompass http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-083.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-083.phpFri, 01 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0500 With more than 6.7 million students taking at least one course online, according to the 2012 Survey of Online Learning conducted by Babson Survey Research Group, higher education institutions are stepping up their efforts to meet the growing demand for online programs. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, college of computing sciences, department of electrical and computer engineering, ccs, joel bloom, stem, department of civil engineering, graduate degree program


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U.S. News Once Again Names NJIT Among Nation's Best National Universities http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-305.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-305.phpWed, 12 Sep 2012 00:00:00 -0400 U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges 2013 Edition has once again named NJIT to the top tier of national universities for its range of undergraduate majors and master's and doctoral degrees. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, college of architecture and design, nce, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, csla, department of electrical and computer engineering, school of management, coad, department of humanities, department of biomedical engineering, enterprise development center, ccs, department of physics, department of civil and environmental engineering, department of mechanical and industrial engineering, som, edc, federated department of history, information systems, department of biological sciences, big bear solar observatory, warren street village, us news and world report, gateway project, minorities, fiske guide to colleges


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NJIT Ranked Third in the Nation for Graduating Hispanic Engineers http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-243.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-243.phpThu, 26 Jul 2012 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT graduate and undergrad degree programs in engineering technologies and engineering-related fields are racking up kudos when it comes to educating minority students, according to the most recent rankings by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, college of architecture and design, nce, college of computing sciences, csla, coad, ccs, mathematical sciences, educational opportunity program, mechanical and industrial engineering, engineering technology, mathematics, rankings, angelo perna, statistics, mcnair achievement program, diverse issues in higher education, undergraduate degree program


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NJIT Offers Post-Grad Program in India With NeST Group of Companies http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-449.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-449.phpFri, 18 Nov 2011 00:00:00 -0500 An agreement was signed today by NJIT Interim President Joel S. Bloom and NeST Group of Companies CEO Javad K. (“Jay”) Hassan to offer a post-graduate program in “Global Technology Management.” 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, college of computing sciences, school of management, joel bloom, continuing professional education, graduate studies, gale spak, javad hassan


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NJIT, University of Parma Collaborate on a New BS Program for Global Marketplace http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-363.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-363.phpMon, 18 Oct 2010 00:00:00 -0400 A dual bachelor's degree in multinational engineering management is under development to be offered next fall by NJIT in partnership with a consortium of universities from the United States and the European Union.

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Fall Open House for High School Students and Their Parents http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-361.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-361.phpMon, 18 Oct 2010 00:00:00 -0400 High school students and their families can obtain valuable information on admissions procedures, tour the campus, and discover the wide range of undergraduate degree programs at NJIT's Fall Open House on Oct. 24, 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. Reserve your spot.

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Obama Scholar Named at NJIT by Hispanic Scholarship Fund: Richard Ossa of Clifton Takes Top Prize http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-351.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-351.phpWed, 13 Oct 2010 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Junior Richard Ossa, of Clifton, was selected as one of the first to be named an Obama Scholar in a competitive process by the Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF). 

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NJIT's Division of Continuing Professional Education To Host Open House on August 12 http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-275.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-275.phpThu, 05 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's Division of Continuing Professional Education will host a Graduate, Weekend University and Professional Development Open House and Online Chat on August 12, 5-7:30 p.m. (ET) in Fenster Hall, Room 100. To register, click here. 

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Open House at NJIT for Part-Time Learners Set for July 15 http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-209.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-209.phpMon, 07 Jun 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Adult learners looking to start or re-start meaningful 21st century careers will not want to miss NJIT's upcoming open house July 15 from 5-7:30 p.m. (EST). Geared to busy adults, the open house will feature and demonstrate specially selected NJIT academic and training programs structured for weekend learning and/or online learning. The event will take place in Fenster Hall, room 100, on the NJIT campus. 

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NJ’s First Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno Speaks at NJIT Commencement; PSEG's Ralph Izzo Honored http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-192.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-192.phpThu, 20 May 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno spoke with candor and smiles Monday, May 17 at NJIT's 2010 commencement ceremony urging candidates “to love what you do, but stay open to surprises.  If anyone ever told me when I was your age that I would be a sheriff or lieutenant governor some day, I never would have believed them,” she said. 

Tagged: commencement, graduation, kim guadagno, lieutenant governor, honorary degree, ralph izzo, pseg


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NJIT Commencement To Fete Newark Mayor, Former Astronaut, Bay Rays Founder http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-190.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-190.phpThu, 07 May 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's 2009 Commencement Ceremony will be held Saturday, May 16, 2009, at the Prudential Center, Newark from 9 a.m.-noon. During the ceremony, more than 2,000 honorary doctoral degrees and earned doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degrees will be conferred on the Class of 2009.

Tagged: alumni, commencement, office of the provost, cory booker, vincent naimoli, bernard harris, exxonmobil, tampa bay rays, summer science camp, harris foundation, prudential center, anchor industries international, major league baseball


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NJIT Breaks New Ground With Online Tuition Break for Out-of-State Residents http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-186.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-186.phpTue, 05 May 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will break new ground this summer with a new and affordable graduate online tuition rate for out-of-state students. “The new tuition will make it possible for students anywhere in or outside the U.S. to study full or part-time at NJIT,” said Gale Tenen Spak, associate vice president of the Division of Continuing Professional Education.

Tagged: continuing professional education, graduate studies, online learning, gale tenen spak, itunesu, graduate certificate program, elearning


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16 Ways To Outrun the Recession: Try New Master’s Programs at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-099.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-099.phpFri, 20 Mar 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT has developed 16 new master's programs, designed to help professionals succeed in today's economy. The new programs emphasize business and computing, the bio-tech field, and civil infrastructure. Each has a unique 21st century focus that draws on the rich technological expertise of NJIT.

Tagged: office of admissions, information technology, energy, biostatistics, bioelectronics


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NJIT Honorary Degree Recipient Named New CEO of Yahoo http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-008.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-008.phpTue, 13 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500 Carol Bartz, who was awarded an honorary degree by NJIT in January of 2002, will be named the new CEO of Yahoo, the Wall Street Journal is reporting. Bartz will replace the controversial CEO Jerry Yang. She is now executive chair of Autodesk. During her tenure with Autodesk, the company diversified its product line and grew revenues from $285 million to $1.523 billion in 2006. 

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NJIT To Host Fall Open House for High School Students on October 26 http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-383.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-383.phpWed, 22 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400 High school students and their parents can obtain valuable information on admissions procedures, tour the campus, explore the wide range of undergraduate degree programs and minors and more at NJIT's Fall Open House on October 26 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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NJIT Features New Online Master of Science in Management Plus 5 New Online Graduate Certificates http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-284.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-284.phpThu, 31 Jul 2008 00:00:00 -0400 It's not easy these days attending school, working, plus worrying about increased commuting costs.  That's why NJIT is pleased to announce a new online master's degree program in management as well as five new online business-related certificate programs starting Sept. 2, 2008. Registration is currently underway. 

Tagged: school of management, online learning, gale spak, robert english, graduate certificate, continuing education, knowledge management


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William S. Guttenberg To Receive Honorary Degree May 17 at Continental Arena http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-200.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-200.phpSat, 05 May 2007 00:00:00 -0400 William S. Guttenberg, who has spent his life, time and fortune making the world a better place for people with physical limitations and who are developmentally disabled, will receive an honorary doctorate from his alma mater NJIT during the May 17, 2007 graduation ceremony in Continental Airlines Arena.

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NJIT 2007 Graduation Fetes Famous Mathematician: Peter D. Lax To Receive Honorary Degree May 17 at Continental Arena http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-195.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-195.phpThu, 03 May 2007 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will award an honorary doctorate to one of the world's foremost living mathematicians, Peter D. Lax, PhD, professor emeritus of mathematics at the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences at New York University.  Lax will receive the award during NJIT's May 17, 2007 graduation ceremony in Continental Airlines Arena, starting at 9 a.m.

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Employees Often Don’t Pay a Penny for New Certificates and Degrees at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-341.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-341.phpFri, 08 Sep 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Since 1990, NJIT has trained 57,700 people working at 546 New Jersey companies in leading-edge practices covering manufacturing, management, computing, engineering, information technology and computer science.

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NJIT Offers Three Accelerated Degree Programs in Fall http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-303.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-303.phpThu, 27 Jul 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Starting this fall, New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) will offer three accelerated degree programs--two at universities and one at a community college.  The programs will make NJIT's technological expertise and education available to many more students.

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NJIT Offers Accelerated BS/MS Program to New Jersey City University Students http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-282.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-282.phpFri, 07 Jul 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Starting this fall, students at New Jersey City University (NJCU) can begin working on master's degrees in computer science or information systems from NJIT, while completing their bachelor's degrees at NJCU. NJIT and NJCU signed an agreement to offer the new degree program yesterday at NJCU. “Inter-institutional cooperation between NJCU and NJIT will have a positive impact on students interested in computer science and information systems, who in five years can have both bachelor's and master's degrees in these fields,” said NJIT President Robert Altenkirch. “The joint degree will be a great advantage to these students both intellectually as well as when they enter the job market.”


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NJIT Offers Accelerated BS/MS Program to William Paterson University Students http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-264.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-264.phpTue, 20 Jun 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Starting this fall, William Paterson University (WPU) students can start working on master's degrees in computer science or math from NJIT while completing their bachelor's degrees at WPU. “This new agreement will allow William Paterson students and alumni as well as professionals who live or work near the WPU campus to advance their educations without leaving their backyards,” said Gale Tenen Spak, associate vice president of Continuing and Distance Learning Education at NJIT.

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NJIT Graduates 2,063 Students http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-239.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-239.phpWed, 31 May 2006 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT bestowed 2,063 degrees during its May 18 graduation ceremony held at the Continental Airlines Arena. NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch called the 2006 graduating class, which marks the 125th anniversary of the founding of NJIT, one of the largest and finest in the history of the university.

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NJIT to Offer a Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology at Camden County College http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-234.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-234.phpWed, 24 May 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Students at Camden County College (CCC) will soon be able to earn a bachelor's degree from New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) without leaving their campus. Starting this fall, NJIT will offer a bachelor's degree in information technology at CCC's Blackwood campus. CCC students who have earned an associate's degree in one of five areas – biotechnology, liberal arts, criminal justice, computer-information systems or accounting - can register for the bachelor's degree.

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Governor Jon Corzine To Speak At NJIT’s Spring Commencement: Will Receive Honorary Degree http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-199.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-199.phpMon, 01 May 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Governor Jon Corzine will be the keynote speaker at NJIT's 2006 Commencement to be held at the Continental Airlines Arena in East Rutherford on May 18 at 9 a.m. NJIT will bestow an honorary doctorate of humane letters to Corzine for his public service to the nation as a U.S. senator and to the state as governor.

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NJIT and NJCU Sign Dual-Degree Program Agreement Today http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-275.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-275.phpFri, 17 Dec 2004 00:00:00 -0500 Students will have the opportunity to pursue dual degrees in physics and electrical engineering as the result of an agreement signed today by NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch and New Jersey City University (NJCU) President Carlos Hernandez (at left).  NJIT will award the B.S. degree in electrical engineering at the end of the fifth year of study and NJCU will award the B.S. degree in physics after the fourth year of study.

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NJIT Dean of Freshman Studies Offers 8 Signs To Watch When Choosing an Undergraduate Program http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-040.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-040.phpThu, 08 Apr 2004 00:00:00 -0400 As college acceptances start arriving many parents and their college-bound seniors find themselves in the delightful position of sifting through multiple acceptances. The process often returns them to square one, forcing a period of soul-searching to discern what a school is and what it can offer.       To make this decision easier, Judy Ann Valyo, EdD, dean of freshman studies at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), recently prepared a checklist of 8 signs for parents and prospective college students to consider.  Valyo, a Fort Lee resident, is responsible for guiding new students—both freshman students and transfer students—through the academic process during their first year at NJIT.

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NJIT Confers Honorary Degrees To A Distillation Engineer, Of Livingston, And A Pharmaceutical Executive, Of Bernardsville http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-017.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-017.phpWed, 18 Feb 2004 00:00:00 -0500 New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) conferred honorary Doctor of Science degrees on a pharmaceutical executive and a distillation-engineering expert during its Jan. 30, 2004, commencement ceremony at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center's Prudential Hall, Newark.

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A Daunting Degree of Perseverance: NJIT Student to Graduate After 20 Years http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-055.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-055.phpThu, 22 May 2003 00:00:00 -0400 Of the more than 800 students who will graduate next week from New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), none has overcome obstacles as daunting as those faced by Darin Crumbley.

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