Thomas Edison State University in Trenton
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Average Annual Cost
Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).
The Thomas Edison State University is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.
By Family Income
Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Thomas Edison State University students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.
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Types of financial aids
2574 of Thomas Edison State University undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 14 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Thomas Edison State University number 49 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in New Jersey.
Students at Thomas Edison State University awarded 2 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal student loans.
Salary After Attending
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Academic/career counseling service
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Living & meal
Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus
Institution provide on-campus housing
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Veteran Services Available
Yellow Ribbon Program
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges
Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities
Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
Alternative tuition plans
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Other alternative tuition plan
The student-to-faculty ratio at Thomas Edison State University is 15:1, that means that for every 15 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.
Percent of international students
Students enrollment in distance education
In Thomas Edison State University the biggest percent of students are enrolled exclusively in distance education courses.
Distance education location breakdown
Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Thomas Edison State University and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in U.S., but not in New Jersey.
Number of degree programs offered
This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 164 universities in New Jersey state. Thomas Edison State University is one of the few institutions in New Jersey that offers an Associate's degree program.
Number of degree programs offered via distance education
There are 174 distance education programs that are offered in the Thomas Edison State University: 51 are for Bachelor's degree, 36 - for Associate's degree, 30 - for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs, 30 - for Postbaccalaureate certificate and 27 are Master's degree.
Note, that programs offered via distance education might be fully online as well as partially online and contain real-time elements. So look carefully into each program to make sure you can commit.
Total credit/contact hours
Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the New Jersey state average data to help you compare.
Thomas Edison State University provides coursework for undergraduate students and graduate students.
In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 3838 students with 115153 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period. The enrollment for graduates was 461 with 11052 credit hours.
TOP 5 Popular Majors
The most popular majors counted as percentage breakdown of degrees awarded in every single discipline in Thomas Edison State University
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Student Reviews and Ratings for Thomas Edison State University
Good School! I would recommend it for anyone that wants to better themselves.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
I had already been to 3 different institutions before I found TESU, Their ABET accredited programs are amazing!Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
So far, I have had a great experience and wonderful teachers. I have always been able to get hold of somebody and get my questions answered. There is a physical campus as well as online classes. You only have to complete 3 credits a year to remain in the school. Very flexible.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
I did not start working on a college degree until I was 23 years old. By the time I found Thomas Edison State University I was well into my 30's and had taken courses at 4 different colleges/universities. The staff there did a great job at coordinating all my credits so that, with several portfolios to collect 9 final credits, I was able to complete my degree several years earlier than if I have continued with the university I was attending at the time. That's because they would not take some of my credits from previous course work at the other institutions. I was then able to go on and get my Master's Degree from Temple University. Thomas Edison State University was a perfect fit for me.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
i spent a great deal of time working on my educational pursuits over the years, the college reviewed my transcripts from several Universities and was able to map out a plan for me to complete both my AAS and my BA in about 15 months. it was the best investment in myself that i have made other than starting a business. I was able to use the skills learned in managing staff and encouraging others to pursue goals that were hard but achievable. I wish I had found them earlier in my educational career, i could have save my self lots of money and disappointment. i can not stress enough how open the administration and counselors were about costs and helping me stay on task. I am planning to complete my Masters due to the plan that was prepared for me by this team of excellent advisors.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
Location & Website
Address: 111 W State St
Religious affiliation: Not applicable
Calendar system: Semester
General Phone Number: +60998411002025
Institution is active in current year: 1
Institution's internet website address: tesc.edu
Financial aid office: Go to the page
Admissions office: Go to the page
Online application: Go to the page
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Veterans and Military Service members tuition policies: Go to the page
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