University Operating Status

Rutgers Rankings

Rutgers stands among the nation's leading research universities—acclaimed for the achievements of Rutgers people and for their contributions to society and the world's body of knowledge. Rutgers excels by preparing students for leadership and success, applying knowledge and discoveries to address real-world needs, and improving the quality of life for the people of New Jersey, the nation, and the world.

An Academic Powerhouse

#1
New Jersey public university (Rutgers–New Brunswick)

U.S. News & World Report

Top 25
Public university in the U.S. (Rutgers–New Brunswick)

U.S. News & World Report

Top 30
Public national university (Rutgers–Newark)

Washington Monthly

Top 100
Public national university (Rutgers–Camden)

U.S. News & World Report

At the Top of the Profession

#3
U.S. graduate urban planning programs (Bloustein School)

Planetizen

12
Graduate programs ranked in the top 50 nationally (Rutgers–Newark)

U.S. News & World Report

Top 25
Undergraduate drama schools
(Mason Gross)

Hollywood Reporter

#23
Public administration and social service program (Rutgers–Newark)

College Factual

Training Health Care Leaders Committed to Caring

The schools of Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS) comprise New Jersey's largest and most influential constellation of academic institutions devoted to the education of the full complement of health care professionals.

#3
Top health professions school in the U.S.

College Factual

#14
Nationally ranked program: Nursing–D.N.P.

U.S. News & World Report

#1
Physical therapy program in New Jersey

U.S. News & World Report