First-Year

Transfer

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.

First-Year

School/College

Redesigned SAT score (M+ERW) Redesigned SAT-Math Redesigned SAT-ERW ACT Score High School GPA* High School Percentile Rank
Newark College of Arts & Sciences 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

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

Transfer

School/College Cumulative College GPA**
Newark College of Arts & Sciences 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.