Higher Ed

Ramapo College of New Jersey

Celebrating 50 Years of Excellence in Education

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Designated New Jersey’s Public Liberal Arts College, Ramapo College of New Jersey has been dedicated to providing students a with strong liberal arts foundation for a lifetime of achievement since its founding in 1969. This year, Ramapo College celebrates its 50th Anniversary. The College invites all to celebrate this important milestone with us through a robust schedule of events, activities, and programming. 

Ramapo College prides itself on a commitment to individualized student attention with small class sizes and close faculty-student interaction. As a result, the retention and graduation rates rise above national and state averages. 

The quality and value of a Ramapo College education is consistently acknowledged through numerous rankings and awards including College Choice, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Magazine, U.S. News & World Report, Money magazine, the Princeton Review, CollegesofDistinction.com, and the Guide to Military Friendly Schools. Niche.com names Ramapo’s campus housing the best in New Jersey.

6,000+ students pursue Baccalaureate degrees in one of 36 academic programs, as well as part-time Master’s degrees offered in accounting, business administration, educational technology, educational leadership, nursing, social work, and special education.

The 300-acre campus combines rural beauty with proximity to major suburban and urban areas and businesses. This enables students to participate in nearby internships and co-ops. 

Ramapo College is continuously improving the campus. The 36,000-square-foot Adler Center for Nursing Excellence, opened in 2015, features nursing simulation rooms, science and computer labs, and classrooms. It is also home to the newly-opened (October 2018) NextGen Dunkin’ restaurant. Currently, the George T. Potter Library is being renovated and a new 80,000-square-foot Learning Commons is being constructed. In addition to the library collection, there will be 26 reserve-able study rooms, innovative study spaces, smart classrooms, new centers, and collaborative space for research and exploration. 

Businesses/organizations are encouraged to consider collaboration opportunities (www.ramapo.edu/business-outreach) and join the College’s Business Partners (www.ramapo.edu/giving/business-partners).

Company Info

Year Established: 1969

Services: Four-year Public  Higher Education

Address: 505 Ramapo Valley Road, Mahwah, NJ 07430-1623

Phone: 201-684-7300

E-mail: [email protected]

Website: www.ramapo.edu


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