The charts below indicate the approximate SAT and ACT score ranges and grade-point averages for the middle 50% of students regularly admitted to Rutgers for fall 2019. Please note: "Middle 50%" means that 25% of regularly admitted students exceeded these ranges and 25% of regularly admitted students had scores and grade-point averages below these ranges. Rutgers conducts a holistic review of each student's application that takes into consideration many more factors than test scores and cumulative grade-point average.

 

First-Year

School/College

Redesigned SAT score (M+ERW) Redesigned SAT-Math Redesigned SAT-ERW ACT Score High School GPA* High School Percentile Rank

School of Arts and Sciences

1280-1450 650-780 610-700 27-33 3.6-4.1 76-95
Mason Gross School of the Arts
 
1160-1370 570-700 590-680 24-31 3.5-4.0 66-92
School of Environmental and Biological Sciences
 
1240-1420 620-750 610-690 26-33 3.6-4.1 75-95
School of Engineering
 
1350-1500 710-790 640-720 30-34 3.7-4.2 83-96
Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy
 
1420-1520 730-790 680-740 31-35 3.9-4.3 86-98
Rutgers Business School
 
1350-1480 710-790 630-710 29-34 3.7-4.1 79-95

School of Nursing–New Brunswick
 

1330-1440 660-740 650-710 29-33 3.9-4.2 85-96
School of Nursing–Newark
 
1270-1370 640-700 630-680 27-31 3.7-4.2 79-95

*Grade-point average is on a weighted scale from 0 ("F") to 4.5 ("A+").

 

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Transfer

School/College

Cumulative College GPA**

School of Arts and Sciences

3.2-3.8
Mason Gross School of the Arts
 
3.2-3.8
School of Environmental and Biological Sciences
 
3.2-3.8
School of Engineering
 
3.4-3.9
Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy
 
3.4-3.8
Rutgers Business School
 
3.4-3.8

School of Nursing–New Brunswick

3.3-3.7
School of Nursing–Newark
 
N/A
School of Management and Labor Relations 
 
3.0-3.6
Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy 
 
3.0-3.7

**Students transferring from a New Jersey county or community college should visit NJTransfer.org to view recommended courses.

 

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