Rutgers University-New Brunswick
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Rutgers University-New Brunswick can be found in New Brunswick, NJ, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Rutgers University-New Brunswick has over 40,000 students enrolled annually.
Many students at this school scored in the range of 1630 (25th percentile) - 1980 (75th percentile) on the SAT exam. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Rutgers University-New Brunswick average GPA ranges from 3.35 to 3.64 for accepted students. This school has an acceptance rate of around 60% with 35% of applicants deciding to continue on and enroll. When applying historical data, we have projected that the Rutgers University-New Brunswick acceptance rate 2015 will be around 60%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at admissions.rutgers.edu.
Overall Rutgers University-New Brunswick Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for Rutgers University-New Brunswick was reported as 59.5% in Fall 2013 with over 30,600 college applications submitted to Rutgers University-New Brunswick. 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
- SAT Scores: 1630 - 1980
- Average GPA: 3.35 - 3.64
How Hard Is It to Get into Rutgers University-New Brunswick?
Applicant Selectivity: High
Rutgers University-New Brunswick has a very competitive selection process for applicants, where most students accepted have a higher than average high school GPA and scored in the top percentiles on standardized tests like the SAT or ACT exam.
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 Rutgers University-New Brunswick has been staying about the same from year to year.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 61.5%
- 2010-2011: 59.1%
- 2011-2012: 61.1%
- 2012-2013: 60.9%
- 2013-2014: 59.5%
- Projected Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 60.2%
How Does Rutgers University-New Brunswick Compare?
The acceptance rate for Rutgers University-New Brunswick is seven percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|CUNY College of Staten Island||99.8%|
|New Jersey Institute of Technology||65.5%|
|Pace University-New York||76.8%|
Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
- High School GPA Scores are Required
- High School Class Rankings are Required
- School Records are Required
- College Prep Classes 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 2013)
Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Rutgers University-New Brunswick (Fall 2013)
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||520 - 640|
|Math||570 - 690|
|Writing||540 - 650|
|Total Score||1630 - 1980|