School Facts & Figures

The School of Communication and Information (SC&I) is a dynamic center of learning at the heart of the Rutgers-New Brunswick campus. Founded in 1982, SC&I's research and teaching focuses on organizational communication, social and new media, library and information science, journalism and media studies, health communication, and information technology. The School’s competitive and renowned programs prepare students for top careers in today’s digital environment. 

SC&I Fast Facts

Updated on September 10, 2021

2021-2022 Fast Facts

  • 1724 undergraduate majors (full and part-time)
  • 462 undergraduate minors
  • 872 master's students (full and part-time)
  • 50 doctoral students
  • 1 postdoc
  • over 50 non-degree students engaged in Professional Development Studies
  • 77 full-time faculty
  • 160 part-time faculty
  • 45 professional staff members
  • over 28,900 alumni 
  • 16 Collaborative research centers, labs, working groups, and clusters
  •  Tuition is competitive with the top 10 national programs 
  •  Located less than 40 miles from NYC and 60 miles from Philadelphia 
  •  Faculty and students win national awards every year from scholarly and professional associations
  •  One of the founding members of the iSchool consortium
  •  One of the founding members of the Alliance of Schools and Colleges of Communication and Journalism
  •  The home of the Gloria Steinem Endowed Chair in Media, Culture and Feminist Studies

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