Founded in 1927, New Jersey City University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Jersey City (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), New Jersey. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, New Jersey City University (NJCU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. New Jersey City University (NJCU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 92 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.