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 2016. 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.
|Redesigned SAT score (M+ERW)||Redesigned SAT-Math||Redesigned SAT-ERW||ACT Score||High School GPA*||High School Percentile Rank|
|School of Arts & Sciences-Newark||1120-1370||560-710||560-680||22-28||3.3-3.9||68-94|
|Rutgers Business School||1120-1370||560-700||550-650||22-27||3.2-3.8||65-91|
|School of Public Affairs and Administration||1080-1330||520-680||540-660||21-28||3.2-3.8||57-91|
|School of Criminal Justice||1040-1240||510-620||530-630||20-25||3.2-3.7||64-89|
|School/College||Cumulative College GPA**|
|School of Arts & Sciences-Newark||3.1-3.6|
|Rutgers Business School||3.1-3.7|
|School of Public Affairs and Administration||3.0-3.6|
|School of Criminal Justice||2.9-3.5|
**Students transferring from a New Jersey county or community college should visit NJTransfer.org to view recommended courses.