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
|Rutgers Business School||1130-1290||570-680||550-620||22-28||3.3-3.8||58-89|
|School of Public Affairs and Administration||1090-1330||530-670||540-660||24-29||3.3-3.9||66-89|
|School of Criminal Justice||1050-1210||510-610||530-610||21-29||3.2-3.8||55-87|
|School/College||Cumulative College GPA**|
|School of Arts & Sciences-Newark||3.1-3.7|
|Rutgers Business School||3.1-3.7|
|School of Public Affairs and Administration||3.0-3.6|
|School of Criminal Justice||3.0-3.6|
**Students transferring from a New Jersey county or community college should visit NJTransfer.org to view recommended courses.