New Brunswick Theological Seminary

Overview of New Brunswick Theological Seminary

The campus of New Brunswick Theological Seminary is in New Brunswick, NJ, which is a large suburb. Its Reformed Church in America nature is one of the defining aspects of the school. New Brunswick Theological Seminary is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degrees at the school include, at the school's highest level, the Doctoral degree.

Areas of Study

New Brunswick Theological Seminary is known for its programs in religion and philosophy.

New Brunswick Theological Seminary Selectivity

Admission at the school is selective, not open to all who apply.


New Brunswick Theological Seminary maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges. The school has a tenure system for senior faculty.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, New Brunswick Theological Seminary had 204 students enrolled (30 full-time equivalent). The school has a large minority student population. A large number of students at New Brunswick Theological Seminary are 40 years old or older.

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Contacting New Brunswick Theological Seminary

New Brunswick Theological Seminary
17 Seminary Place
New Brunswick , NJ 08901-1107
General Phone: (732) 247-5241

New Brunswick Theological Seminary Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy40theology, ministry, theological and ministerial studies

Number of programs and degrees for New Brunswick Theological Seminary in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Master's degree81
First-professional degree311
Doctor's degree11

New Brunswick Theological Seminary Student Body

In 2007-2008, New Brunswick Theological Seminary had a total enrollment of 204 students (30 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 23%
First Professional 77%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 24%
Black 59%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 6%
(Foreign Students) 8%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
22-24 1%
25-29 7%
30-34 8%
35-39 10%
40-49 33%
50-64 36%
65+ 2%

New Brunswick Theological Seminary Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of New Brunswick, New Jersey for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other New Jersey Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

New Brunswick Theological Seminary Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount

Financial Aid:
New Brunswick Theological Seminary participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 261900)

New Brunswick Theological Seminary Faculty

New Brunswick Theological Seminary has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track20
Non-tenured and not on tenure track20

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year4$68,1361*
Associate professorcalendar year1*1*
Assistant professorcalendar year1*0*
Instructorcalendar year2*0*
All faculty totalcalendar year8$61,5742*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

New Brunswick Theological Seminary Degree Programs (2007)

Religion And Philosophy
Divinity/Ministry (BD, MDiv)
Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other
Theology/Theological Studies

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New Brunswick Theological Seminary Highlights

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What Sets New Brunswick Theological Seminary Apart:

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Top 18%New Brunswick Theological Seminary Minority % of student body

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