The College of New Jersey: Admission & Tests

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Below is a brief overview of The College of New Jersey general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The College of New Jersey admission requirements are pretty competitive - in 2015/16 the college accepted only 49 percent of the applicants.

This school recommends you to submit reference letters with your application and does not require admission test scores.

The College of New Jersey normally will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for example, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$75
The College of New Jersey requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at The College of New Jersey is $75.00. The graduate application fee is $75.00.

SAT Test Scores

Taking Scholastic Assessment Test is a really important part of the application process. 84 percent of applicants at The College of New Jersey took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 530 to 660 on Critical Reading, from 550 to 700 on Math, and from 530 to 670 on Writing. Judging from these numbers, if you have got above 630 in SAT Critical Reading, 650 in SAT Math, and 630 in SAT Writing, that is enough to be accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
490
600
630

SAT Math
510
620
650

SAT Writing
490
600
630

ACT Test Scores

Completing American College Test is a rather common step of the application at The College of New Jersey. 26 percent of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 25 to 31 on Composite and from 24 to 31 on Math. It looks like if you have above 30 in ACT Composite and 29 in ACT Maththen it should get you admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
23
28
30

ACT Math
22
28
29

Contact Admissions

Phone
(609)
771-1855
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to The College of New Jersey, please contact the college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (609) 771-1855 or check The College of New Jersey Website

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