Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan: Review & Facts

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Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 8,655 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1942 and is one of the 2 schools located in Teaneck, New Jersey.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
66
Fair
Several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are available at Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan.

Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 66 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Management, Computer Science, Nursing, and Accounting and Finance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
74%
Fair
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan student retention rate is fair at 74% (close to New Jersey average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan is low - 49%. Approximately 36% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan is pretty good: 13:1. Learn more details regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$37,000
High
Average tuition prices are extremely high - $36,000 a year. The additional fees at Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan not covered by tuition are approximately $1,000; which comes to a total of $37,000 per academic year.

Read the details about Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
80%
Easy
According to government data, 4,491 applications were submitted and 3,571 were accepted; so it is easy to be accepted at this school.

This college will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$8,400
High
Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D+
Unsafe
Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,000 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high, nearly $8,400 per year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan Location and Maps



Post Address: Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan, 1000 River Rd, Teaneck, New Jersey 07666, USA
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