|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||14:1|
|Dormitory capacity||991 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 4,095 applications and 3,146 students were granted admission. Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus is at the #75 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, 13% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 88% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||870 to 1070|
|ACT||17 to 22|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus's tuition was $36,976 for all students regardless of residency (38% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 97% of Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 57% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,998 (which is 13.6% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus in 2016-2017, was 352, which is 67% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,837 (which is 1% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus has enrolled a total of 8,133 students (3,456 students full-time and 4,677 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 8,133 students, 364 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 41% men and 59% women and 5,357 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 2,776 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 602 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 12%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 12%
Black/African American: 8%
Two or more races: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan 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|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||21%||1,356||416|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||20%||1,293||0|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||13%||849|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||9%||562|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||4%||273||0|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||3%||178|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||2%||155|
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-Metropolitan Campus full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
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.
The typical median income of Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan 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|
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