Fairleigh Dickinson University – Metropolitan Campus

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Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(201) 692-2000
Website:www.fdu.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:recruiter.fdu.edu/Datatel.ERecruiting.Web.External/Pages/Welcome.aspx
Address:1000 River Rd, Teaneck, NJ 07666
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:8,133
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):47%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:6,506 (80% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$37,988
Out-of-state Tuition:$37,988
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:97%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$28,677

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences32
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1712
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services23
Education5
Engineering12
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields4
English Language and Literature/Letters11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs21521
History11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service112
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities12
Mathematics and Statistics11
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies21
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences11
Psychology132
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences22
Visual and Performing Arts2
Grand total4239423

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services3
Education1
Engineering1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Grand total117

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$37,988
Out-of-state$37,988
Books and supplies$1,230

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$22,434
Out-of-state$22,434

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid50897%
Grant or scholarship aid50696%$28,677
Student loan aid36169%$8,146

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,57045%$22,609
Federal student loans2,18438%$7,795

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants4,0951,5362,559
Percent admitted100%71%80%
Percent admitted who enrolled13%16%12%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment8,133
Undergraduate enrollment5,357
Graduate enrollment2,776

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
    • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
    • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
    • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
  • American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
    • Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels

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