Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus Rankings

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In the World#1390 of 14178
In North America#430 of 2629
In the United States#391 of 2528
In New Jersey#8 of 47
In Teaneck#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
92%
Avg. cost to attend
$15,601 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
6,353
Graduates
1,853
Male:Female Ratio
39:61
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
fdu.edu

Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate92%91%93%
Applicants2,8081,1921,616
Admissions2,5901,0881,502
Freshmen enrolled full time477213264
Freshmen enrolled part time782454

959 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

585 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
SAT/ACT Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White3367 (41%)
Hispanic2097 (26%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown1107 (14%)
Black or African American623 (8%)
Asian520 (6%)
Nonresident Alien345 (4%)
Two or more races116 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native10 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander8 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$15,601/year
Average aid awarded
$35,131
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$10,189
$30-48K$13,409
$48-75K$16,384
$75-110K$21,457
$110K+$23,662

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$41,154$22,186
Tuition in-state$41,154$22,186
Tuition out-of-state$41,154$22,186
Fee in-district$1,066$924
Fee in-state$1,066$924
Fee out-of-state$1,066$924

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity991
Combined charge for room and board$13,638
Room charge$8,940
Meal charge$4,698

Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
General Studies336
Non-Profit & Public & Organizational Management136
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse4491
Accounting16106
Business Administration and Management, General5151
Psychology, General5512
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies64
Public Administration64
Computer Science943
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration39
Neuropharmacology36
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels32
Biology & Biological Sciences, General247
School Psychology620
Electrical and Electronics Engineering204
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management22
Hospitality Administration & Management, General416
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies20
Homeland Security20
International Relations and Affairs412
Forensic Psychology16
Communication and Media Studies, Other15
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other15
Biological and Physical Sciences14
Humanities & Humanistic Studies13
Mechanical Engineering & Mechanical Technology & Technician12
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, General12
Information Science & Studies12
Clinical Psychology12
Civil Engineering Technology & Technician11
Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiographer82
Finance, General10
Marketing & Marketing Management, General8
Industrial and Physical Pharmacy and Cosmetic Sciences8
English Language and Literature, General6
Art & Art Studies, General6
Computer Engineering, General6
Nursing Science6
Political Science and Government, General31
Information Technology4
Chemistry, General4
Mathematics, General22
Higher Education & Higher Education Administration4
Marketing, Other4
History, General3
Educational Leadership and Administration, General3
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist2
Bilingual and Multilingual Education2
Computer and Information Systems Security & Information Assurance2
Customer Service Management2
Biochemistry1
Spanish Language and Literature1
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General1
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other1
Construction Engineering Technology & Technician1
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology & Technician1
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography1
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities1
Web & Multimedia Management and Webmaster1
Grand Total7273276138
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate49%46%51%
  • Full-time retention rate - 73%
  • Part-time retention rate - 38%

Publications & Citations

Publications
3,253
Citations
106,267

Publication count by topic

Psychology
933
Medicine
368
Computer science
284
Business
202
Chemistry
183
Sociology
180
Mathematics
179
Economics
157
Political science
137
Biology
129
History
78
Engineering
76
Materials science
73
Art
45
Physics
43
Environmental science
31
Geography
28
Philosophy
26
Geology
13

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Psychology51046,999
Business6109,387
Political science7311,891
History887160
Economics9414,247
Philosophy1020107
Sociology10561,759
Art115259
Computer science12557,251
Mathematics12915,387
Medicine14758,551
Geology1623631
Biology164010,002
Geography1673629
Engineering18701,325
Chemistry21934,419
Materials science27151,198
Physics2819293
Environmental science3091218

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199057694
199154707
199245903
199347759
199433850
199537823
199673925
199747869
199836962
199944932
2000451081
2001481194
2002421281
2003401534
2004481709
2005492038
2006332181
2007433354
20081393824
2009834459
2010834841
2011685610
2012956375
2013907060
20141707586
20151236984
20161356351
20171206033
20181315175
20191355936
20201756581

General info

Alternative namesFDU
Founded1942
WikipediaFairleigh Dickinson University
MottoFortiter et Suaviter
Strength and Gentleness
Colorsburgundy, blue
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff769
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address1000 River Rd
Teaneck, New Jersey, 07666
United States
City population41,000
Phone2016922000
Fax+1 (201) 692 2560

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