SAT Scores for Admission to New Jersey Colleges

A Side-by-Side Comparison of Admissions Data for Four-Year New Jersey Colleges

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What SAT scores are needed to get admitted to some of New Jersey's selective colleges and universities? This side-by-side comparison shows scores for the middle 50% of enrolled students. If your scores fall within or above these ranges, you're on target for admission to one of these New Jersey colleges.

New Jersey Colleges SAT Scores (mid 50%)
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 ReadingMathWriting
 25%75%25%75%25%75%
Caldwell University410520440550--
Centenary College410520420530--
College of New Jersey540640560660--
Drew University------
Fairleigh Dickinson - Florham460560470570--
Fairleigh Dickinson - Metropolitan430530440540- 
Georgian Court University420510430530--
Kean University410500420510--
Monmouth University460550470570--
Montclair State University------
New Jersey City University370480390510--
NJIT520630590680--
Princeton University690790710800--
Ramapo College480590490600--
Rider University450550450540--
Rowan University500600520630--
Rutgers University, Camden440550450570--
Rutgers University, New Brunswick530650580700--
Rutgers University, Newark440530470570--
Saint Peter's University410510420520--
Seton Hall University530620540630--
Stevens Institute of Technology600690660750--
Stockton University470570490590--
William Paterson University440540450540--
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Realize, of course, that SAT scores are just one part of the application and that 25% of admitted students score below the lower numbers shown in the chart. The admissions officers at many of these New Jersey colleges will also want to see a strong academic record, a winning essay, meaningful extracurricular activities and good letters of recommendation.

Data from the National Center for Educational Statistics.