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Camden, New Jersey

Rutgers University-Camden Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Rutgers University Camden

Rutgers University Camden

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
71.4%
Admission Difficulty for Rutgers University Camden
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsEasy
Applicant CompetitionLow

How hard is it to get into Rutgers University-Camden and can I get accepted? The school has a 71% acceptance rate ranking it #18 in New Jersey for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 6,766 out of 9,479 applicants were admitted making Rutgers University-Camden a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 64 percent. Rutgers University Camden typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 12% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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Rutgers University-Camden SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1000-1180
Applicants Submitting SAT
95%
SAT Scores for Rutgers University Camden
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 500
SAT Math 25th 500
SAT Composite 25th 1000
SAT Scores for Rutgers University Camden
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 590
SAT Math 75th 590
SAT Composite 75th 1180
Average SAT Score 1090

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Rutgers University Camden?

Rutgers University Camden typically requires applicants to be in the top 60 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1000 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 910. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1090 out of 1600. The school ranks #13 in New Jersey for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 95 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.

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Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Rutgers University Camden admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1180 and Above Good >81%
1090 to 1180 Avg + 71%-81%
1000 to 1090 Avg - 59%-71%
910 to 1000 Reach 46%-59%
Less than 910 Low <46%
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Rutgers University-Camden ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
17-23 
Applicants Submitting ACT
11%
ACT Scores for Rutgers University Camden
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 16
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 17
ACT Scores for Rutgers University Camden
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 25
ACT Math 75th 23
ACT Composite 75th 23
Average ACT Score 20

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Rutgers University-Camden?

Admission data indicates that Rutgers University-Camden regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 23 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #14 in New Jersey for highest average ACT composite score. 11 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Rutgers University Camden.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Rutgers University Camden admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
23 and Above Good >81%
20 to 23 Avg + 71%-81%
17 to 20 Avg - 59%-71%
14 to 17 Reach 46%-59%
Less than 14 Low <46%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.23*
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Rutgers University Camden. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Rutgers University Camden was 3.23 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #14 in New Jersey for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Rutgers University-Camden accepts 71% of students who apply.

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Admission Statistics

Rutgers University Camden admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 5,630 3,849 9,479
Accepted 4,035 2,731 6,766
Acceptance Rate 72% 71% 71%
Enrolled 522 299 821
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 13% 11% 12%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Rutgers University Camden and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Rutgers University Camden Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Rutgers University Camden
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=186371 IPEDS survey data for Rutgers University Camden.

Frequently Asked Questions

95% of students submit their SAT scores to Rutgers University-Camden. 11% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

71% of those who apply are granted admission to Rutgers University-Camden. Admission competition is low and the college has easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1000 and 1180. 95% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 17 and 23. 11% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.