The College of New Jersey, until recently known as Trenton State College, is located in the suburbs of Trenton, less than 90 minutes to major cities like New York and Philadelphia. Still, most students of TCNJ spend the majority of their weekends on campus and in their off campus college apartment. The schools home of Ewing Township creates a comfortable atmosphere with a manageable size and a community that supports student living at The College of New Jersey. The institution was established in 1855 by the State Legislature, becoming the first normal school in New Jersey and fifth in the nation. Today, nearly 7,000 students - undergraduate and graduate - enroll at the college each year, and find student housing in the area to meet their needs and lifestyle demands.
While expanding and developing throughout the years, TCNJ has become recognized as one of the top academic options in New Jersey. Those in student housing can pursue any of 50 liberal arts and professional programs through the institution's seven colleges. Graduate students have access to a wide array of master’s degree programs and a 7-year combined B.S./M.D. offered in conjunction with the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. Notably, The College of New Jersey’s undergraduate business program received the highest ranking in the state in 2011, according to a survey by Bloomberg Businessweek. Overall, the school was ranked as the top public college in its regional category by the U.S. News and World Report.
The school’s convenient location makes it easy for students to rent off campus housing. A college apartment can change the student living experience at TCNJ by placing students in the community, near Slocum’s Bowling Center and Temple Park.
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