College Corner: TCNJ

Will Robbins

The College of New Jersey:

If you’re looking for a historic and renowned college, look no further than The College of New Jersey, comfortably nestled a mere 40 minutes from Mendham in Ewing, NJ. TCNJ is known for producing exceptional educators, many of whom end up teaching at Mendham. On top of their education program TCNJ also has fast growing engineering, nursing, business, and communications school, making it a perfect fit for those who want to stay close to home and get a quality education.

Can I get in?

Acceptance Rate: 48%


Average Test Scores:

SAT Range: 1170-1330

ACT Range: 25-30


Undergraduate Enrollment:  6,590


Fun Facts:

  • Average class size of 21 students
  • Freshman to Sophomore year retention rate of 93%
  • Many Mendham High school teachers such as Mr. Dowler, Ms. Cullen, and Mr. Ressler, can boast TCNJ as their alma mater