Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is located in in New Jersey, United States. This is the largest institution for higher education in New Jersey it is informally called as Rutgers University. In the year 1766, it was originally chartered as Queen's college. This university holds the 8th rank in the oldest universities in United States. This university grants more than 100 distinct bachelor, 100 master, and 80 doctoral and professional degree programs. Also this university is comprised of 175 academic departments, 29 degree-granting schools and colleges.
The motto of this university is 'Sun of Righteousness, shine upon the West also'. This is a public research university with an overall student count of 56,868. This university has three campuses across the State of New Jersey. The largest campus is located in the city of New Brunswick. For the year 2008, in Academic Ranking of World Universities, Rutgers University was ranked 38th in US and 54th worldwide. The Philosophy department of this university has ranked first tied with New York University and Princeton University. In the three campuses of Rutgers University, there are 26 libraries available to help the faculty members and students in academics. This university hosts more than 700 student organizations. Study in USA is highly regarded and so is this university.