New Jersey Magazine

2018

Going to College in New Jersey. A magazine for college-bound students in New Jersey. Features colleges and universities in New Jersey.

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17 GOING TO COLLEGE IN NEW JERSEY • WWW.HESAA.ORG • 1-609-584-4480 Caldwell University is a private, Catholic, coed, four-year college with a strong liberal arts cur- riculum and nationally accredited professional programs. The university off ers 27 undergrad- uate programs and 30 graduate and certifi cate programs including three doctoral programs, a Ph.D. in applied behavior analysis and a Ph.D. and an Ed.D. in educational administration. Caldwell was recognized as a top-tier regional university in the North by U.S. News & World Report. In the fall of 2016 the university established a new Department of Public Health and began off ering a bachelor of science in public health education. The university also introduced new undergraduate programs in health care administration and applied language and a new master's in higher education. A number of the university's bachelor and master's programs have received national accred- itations including nursing from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education; business from the Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs; education from the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation; the M.A. in applied behavior analysis by the Behavior Analysis Accreditation Board, and mental health counseling, school counseling and mental health counseling/art therapy from the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs. The mental health counseling with art therapy emphasis graduate program is also the fi rst and only program of its type in the nation to receive that prestigious certifi cation. This program is approved by the American Art Therapy Association. Caldwell off ers 15 intercollegiate athletic programs that compete at the NCAA Division II level. In the fall of 2017 the university will add sprint football to play in the Collegiate Sprint Football League. Caldwell is adding a marching band to support its sprint football team. The university was founded by the Sisters of Saint Dominic of Caldwell, and its core values of respect, integrity, community and excellence infl uence academic and campus life. The uni- versity off ers a number of study abroad opportunities, campus ministry, student government, clubs and organizations, Greek life and recreational sports. The Career Planning and Development Offi ce provides students and alumni with the tools to explore and choose academic majors and career options, obtain career-related experience such as internships and shadowing opportunities and pursue post-graduation career plans including employment and graduate school. Caldwell was approved for university status in 2013 and began operating as a university July 1, 2014. CALDWELL UNIVERSITY 120 Bloomfield Avenue, Caldwell, NJ 07006-6195 | www.caldwell.edu facebook.com/caldwelluniversity | @CaldwellUniv Admissions Offi ce: Phone (973) 618-3500 or 888-864-9516 Hours: Monday–Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or by appointment Email Address: admissions@caldwell.edu Driving Directions: caldwell.edu/about/directions Financial Aid Offi ce: Phone (973) 618-3221 Hours: Monday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Tuesday 8:30 a.m. - 7 p.m. Wednesday 8:30 a.m. - 7 p.m. Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. or by appointment Email Address: fi nancialaid@caldwell.edu FOUR-YEAR PRIVATE COLLEGE Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. or by appointment FOUR-YEAR PRIVATE COLLEGE ACADEMIC YEAR • Annual tuition and fees for '16-17: $32,800 • Room and board prices: vary from $11,400 to $13,900 • Adult undergraduate per credit price: $700 FINANCIAL AID • FAFSA-Recommended • Application Deadline: April 1st OTHER INFORMATION • Student body size: 1630 • Student-teacher ratio: 12:1 • % of students living on campus: 45% • Middle States accredited • A four-year, Catholic, nonprofi t, coeducational liberal arts university • Number of degreed under- graduate programs: 30 • Number of graduate programs: 30 • IMPORTANT FACTS:

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