FC: COLLEGE PROJECT By: Jennifer Ortiz
2: ABOUT THE COLLEGE | Location: South Orange, NJ Mascot: Pirates Student/Teacher Ratio: 14:1 Setting: Suburban Campus tours are offered Monday through Friday at 10:00 am and select Saturdays. Registration forms are online .
3: MONEY INFORMATION | Annual Costs: Tuition and Fees: $31,890 (Private School) Room and Board: $12,050 Room Only: $5,720
4: ENROLLMENT INFORMATION | ~ 4,887 applied ~ 4,304 admitted ~ Number of students attending: 10, 404 ~ Percent of applicants admitted: 79%
5: PRE-REQUISITES INFORMATION | Recommended High School Courses: 4 Electives, 4 English, 2 Foreign Language, 3 Math, 1 Science, 1 Lab, 2 Social Studies Recommended SAT Scores: Critical Reading: 490-580 Math: 490-590 Writing: 500-590 Average SAT Score: 1168 Minimum High School GPA: 2.8
6: SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION | Teaching Assistant Program in France: Award: 1,500 teaching assistant positions with a monthly stipend of 945 Euros per month. The students in this program teach 12 hours of English conversation per week for 6 to 9 months in a French primary or secondary school, or a French teaching college. Requirements: This scholarship is offered to juniors, seniors, and graduates who are 20 or older. This is a great opportunity for people interested in teaching English in France. The student must have studied at least 3 semesters of French and must be a US citizen or a Greencard holder.
7: SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION | Hispanic Scholarship Fund/ McNamara Family Creative Arts Project Grant: Award: Up to $15,000 Requirements: This scholarship is offered to full time undergraduate or graduate students who are of Hispanic Heritage. The student must have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA and must be a US citizen of permanent resident. The student must also be majoring in arts including but not limited to media, film, performing arts, communications, or writing.
8: MAJORS/CAREERS | Majors: English language and literature French Communications/Rhetoric Journalism Drama/Theater Careers: Journalist English Teacher French Teacher Theater Teacher