Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus
Madison, NJ 07940

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 3,333
Religious affiliation None
Students with disability 15%
Student to faculty ratio 13:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 1,570 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
No
Placement services for graduates

Admission

79%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 4,179 applications and 3,305 students were granted admission. Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus is at the #77 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 19% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 85% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT930 to 1130
ACT19 to 25

Application Fee

$40
Undergrad students
$40
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus's tuition was $39,222 for all students regardless of residency (46.4% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$25,257
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$39,222
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$39,222
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 35% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,785 (which is 8.8% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus in 2016-2017, was 484, which is 70% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,874 (which is 0.4% below the national average.)

$4,785
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$5,874
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
100%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus has enrolled a total of 3,333 students (2,973 students full-time and 360 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 3,333 students, 123 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 43% men and 57% women and 2,513 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 820 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 29 students for distance studies.

3,333
Total Enrollment
123
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 55%

Hispanic: 15%

Black/African American: 10%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 8%

Asian: 7%

Two or more races: 2%

Non-resident alien: 2%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 19% 469 0
Psychology 12% 297
Health Professions And Related Programs 10% 242
Visual And Performing Arts 5% 126
English Language And Literature/letters 5% 109
Education 4% 106 0
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 4% 100
Social Sciences 4% 90
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 3% 84 28
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 3% 74

Graduation & Dropout Rates

53%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

--
Still enrolled
46%
Dropout rate
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Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$36,600
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus graduates 6 years after enrollment is $36,600. Last year, out of the total 1,979 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,821 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,121 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,930 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $36,600 $48,400
Employment Rate 92% 91%
Total Graduates 1,979 2,121

Campus Location

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