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 2018. 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

1270-1430 640-760 610-700 26-33 3.6-4.1 76-95
Mason Gross School of the Arts
 
1140-1370 560-690 580-680 25-31 3.5-4.0 66-93
School of Environmental and Biological Sciences
 
1220-1400 610-740 600-690 26-32 3.6-4.1 74-95
School of Engineering
 
1350-1490 700-790 640-720 29-34 3.7-4.2 82-96
Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy
 
1430-1520 740-790 680-740 31-34 3.9-4.3 91-98
Rutgers Business School
 
1330-1460 690-780 630-710 28-33 3.6-4.1 76-95

School of Nursing–New Brunswick
 

1330-1440 670-740 650-710 28-32 3.8-4.2 85-96
School of Nursing–Newark
 
1270-1360 630-700 640-680 26-30 3.7-4.1 81-95

*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
 
3.3-3.8
Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy
 
3.6-3.9
Rutgers Business School
 
3.4-3.8

School of Nursing–New Brunswick

N/A
School of Nursing–Newark
 
3.4-3.8
School of Management and Labor Relations 
 
3.1-3.7
Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy 
 
3.1-3.7

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

 

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