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
Assistant Director - Bergen and Union Counties Miosotis Herandez
Admissions Recruiter - Essex County; Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island and Long Island, NY Ronaisha Ruth
Admissions Recruiter - Atlantic, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Hudson, Monmouth, Ocean and Salem Counties; DE; MD; VA Tyrone Foster
Admissions Recruiter - Hunterdon, Morris, Somerset, Sussex and Warren Counties; CA Ashley Hunter
Admissions Recruiter - Admissions Recruiter - Concrete Industry Management; Burlington, Gloucester and Mercer Counties; PA Nicole Soto
Admissions Recruiter - Middlesex and Passaic Counties; CT; FL Calron Dover

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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

Theresa Wagner

“NJIT filled me with confidence and helped me to discover and assess my leadership style.”

Theresa Wagner
Class of 2018

Angela Vitaletti

“If you ever need advice or help, I would be willing to bet you could find it at NJIT.”

Angela Vitaletti
Class of 2018


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