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FDU Admission Requirements


Acceptance Rate

79.1%
Admission Difficulty for Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsModerate
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

Can I get into FDU? The school has a 79% acceptance rate. Last year, 3,305 out of 4,179 applicants were admitted making Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 58 percent. Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 18% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
1010-1200
Applicants Submitting SAT
85%
SAT Scores for Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 500
SAT Math 25th 510
SAT Composite 25th 1010
SAT Scores for Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 610
SAT Math 75th 590
SAT Composite 75th 1200
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What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham?

Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham typically requires applicants to be in the top 59 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1010 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 915. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1105 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 85 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1200 and Above Good >86%
1105 to 1200 Avg + 79%-86%
1010 to 1105 Avg - 69%-79%
915 to 1010 Reach 57%-69%
Less than 915 Low <57%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
19-25 
Applicants Submitting ACT
19%
ACT Scores for Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th 19
ACT Scores for Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th 25
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into FDU?

Admission data indicates that FDU regularly accepts students with ACT's of 19 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 56 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. 19 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
25 and Above Good >86%
22 to 25 Avg + 79%-86%
19 to 22 Avg - 69%-79%
16 to 19 Reach 57%-69%
Less than 16 Low <57%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Avg. High School GPA
3.1
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham was 3.1 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school grades are above the average 3.1 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as FDU accepts 79% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 14% Good
3.50 to 3.75 14% Good
3.25 to 3.50 12% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 20% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 29% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 11% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

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Admission Statistics

Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 2,439 1,740 4,179
Accepted 1,979 1,326 3,305
Acceptance Rate 81% 76% 79%
Enrolled 323 265 588
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 16% 20% 18%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=184694 IPEDS survey data for Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham.