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Stevens Institute of Technology Data & Information Overview

211 awards Ranking Badges
Great Price Value for Your Money
53% Acceptance Rate
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How Well Is Stevens Institute of Technology Ranked?

#64 Best Colleges in Nation
#2 Best Colleges in NJ
General Business Administration and Management Highest Ranked Major
Quality Badge

2024 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Stevens Institute of Technology was awarded 211 badges in the 2024 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is general business administration and management.

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Overall Quality

Stevens landed the #64 spot in College Factual's 2024 ranking of best overall colleges in the United States. The higher ed experts analyzed 2,217 colleges and universities across the nation to determine this ranking. This lands it a coveted spot in the top 5% of all colleges and universities in the country. This is an improvement over the previous year, when Stevens held the #75 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.

Out of the 44 colleges in New Jersey, Stevens is ranked at #2.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Stevens?

53% Acceptance Rate
38% Of Accepted Are Women
38% Submit SAT Scores

Acceptance Rate

If you're applying to Stevens Institute of Technology you'll face some tough competition, since the school's acceptance rate is only 53%. Definitely don't wait until the last minute to submit your application, since applying early may be in your favor.

Average Test Scores

About 38% of students accepted to Stevens submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 670 and 730. Math scores were between 700 and 780.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Stevens Institute of Technology  ( 670 to 730 )

SAT Math Scores for Stevens Institute of Technology  ( 700 to 780 )
Stevens received ACT scores from 11% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 31 and 34.

ACT Composite Scores for Stevens Institute of Technology  ( 31 to 34 )

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Stevens Institute of Technology Faculty

12 to 1 Student to Faculty
100% Full Time Teachers

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Stevens is an impressive 12 to 1. That's quite good when you compare it to the national average of 15 to 1. This is a good sign that students at the school will have more opportunities for one-on-one interactions with their professors.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Stevens Institute of Technology is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Stevens Institute of Technology

93% Freshmen Retention
46% On-Time Graduation Rate

Freshmen Retention Rate

Stevens Institute of Technology has a freshmen retention rate of 93%. That's a good sign that full-time students like the school and their professors enough to want to stick around for another year. It's also a sign that the admissions team did a good job in choosing applicants who were a good fit for the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  93 out of 100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate for someone pursuing a bachelor's degree is typically four years. This rate at Stevens for first-time, full-time students is 46%, which is better than the national average of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  46 out of 100

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Stevens Institute of Technology Undergraduate Student Diversity

3,759 Full-Time Undergraduates
34.2% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
29.0% Percent Women

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 3,791 undergraduates at Stevens with 3,759 being full-time and 32 being part-time.

How Much Does Stevens Institute of Technology Cost?

$37,211 Net Price
54% Take Out Loans
$43,932 Total Student Loans
The overall average net price of Stevens is $37,211. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Stevens

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$27,394 $26,473 $28,483 $34,577 $44,590

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Stevens, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Stevens, approximately 54% of students took out student loans averaging $10,983 a year. That adds up to $43,932 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Stevens is 1.7%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Stevens Graduates Make?

$98,159 Avg Salary of Grads
High Earnings Boost
The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Stevens make about $98,159 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is good news for future Stevens graduates since it is 131% more than the average college graduate's salary of $42,485 per year.


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Location of Stevens Institute of Technology

New Jersey State
3,759 Full-Time Undergraduates
Suburb Campus Setting
Stevens Institute of Technology is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Hoboken, New Jersey. Hoboken is considered a suburb and offers tranquility and safety near the excitement of a city center.

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Contact details for Stevens are given below.

Contact Details
Address: Castle Point On Hudson, Hoboken, NJ 07030-5991
Phone: 201-216-5000

Stevens Institute of Technology Majors

48 Majors With Completions
674 Undergraduate Degrees
1,466 Graduate Degrees
During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 48 majors graduated from Stevens Institute of Technology. Of these students, 674 received undergraduate degrees and 1,466 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Mechanical Engineering 124 $70,894
Computer Science 104 $83,827
Computer Engineering 86 $72,389
Chemical Engineering 60 $71,800
Applied Mathematics 56 NA
Civil Engineering 38 $69,771
Biomedical Engineering 31 $63,694
Music 28 NA
Electrical Engineering 27 $73,943
Engineering-Related Fields 22 $70,084

Learn more about the majors offered at Stevens Institute of Technology along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Stevens

37% Take At Least One Class Online
11% Take All Classes Online

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2020-2021, 3,098 students took at least one online class at Stevens Institute of Technology. This is an increase from the 2,437 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2020-2021 3,098 888
2019-2020 2,437 752
2018-2019 1,995 611
2017-2018 1,922 545
2016-2017 2,001 548

Learn more about online learning at Stevens Institute of Technology.

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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