Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham (FDU)

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FDU can be found in Madison, NJ, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Nearly 3,600 students are enrolled at FDU.

Many students at FDU scored in the range of 1370 (25th percentile) - 1690 (75th percentile) on the SAT exam. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham (FDU) average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.06 - 3.33. An estimated 80 percent of all applicant were accepted at Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham, and from those that were granted acceptance roughly 21 percent continued on to enroll.

Overall Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham (FDU) Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012

77.7%

The overall acceptance rate for Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham was reported as 77.7% in Fall 2012 with over 3,650 college applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • FDU SAT Scores: 1370 - 1690
  • FDU Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.33

How Hard Is It to Get into Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2019 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 62.8%
  • 2009-2010: 66.6%
  • 2010-2011: 69.7%
  • 2011-2012: 62.6%
  • 2012-2013: 77.7%
  • Projected FDU Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 69.9%

How Does Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham (FDU) Compare?

77.7%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham is forty percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
College of Saint Elizabeth48.4%
Drew University77.4%
Caldwell College66.1%
Bloomfield College54.6%
Felician College88.2%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2012)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants3,64739.8%60.2%
Admitted2,83538.4%61.6%
Enrolled58645.6%54.4%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham (FDU) (Fall 2012)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading450 - 560
Math460 - 570
Writing460 - 560
Total Score1370 - 1690
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