Fairleigh Dickinson University: Popular Programs & Ranking ,Hackensack,USA

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Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) was established in 1942. Presently, it is a private University and the largest one in New Jersey. In 1948, FDU had achieved four year status and in 1956, it had become a university. Around 100 graduate and undergraduate programs are provided by the university. Fairleigh Dickinson University also has doctoral programs in pharmacy, school psychology, clinical psychology, and nursing practice. The motto of FDU is Fortiter et Suaviter, which when translated to English means 'Strongly and Gently'. Its colors are Blue and Red and the mascot is Knight, Ian the Devil.

Fairleigh Dickinson University has a total of four campuses. Its main campuses are in New Jersey. The Florham campus covers the towns of Madison and Florham Park. The Metropolitan campus is close to New York City and spans the Hackensack River in Teaneck and Hackensack. Wroxton College is located in Southeast England. The Vancouver campus is situated in British Columbia.

Placement assessment is done for all students at FDU. The placement assessment is carried out both online and in-person. Fairleigh Dickinson University provides financial aid to eligible candidates. FDU had an endowment of about $87.7 million as of 2018. Around 18. 9% of undergrad students are African-American, 7.6% are Asian- American, 58.7% are Caucasian, and 23% are Hispanic. It is a university with a much-diversified student body that adds to about 12,247. The undergraduate studies include Becton College of Arts and Sciences and Silberman College of Business. Also, the graduate studies include the FDU School of Pharmacy and FDU School of Public and Global Affairs.

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Fairleigh Dickinson University has a total of four campuses. Its main campuses are in New Jersey. The Florham campus covers the towns of Madison and Florham Park. The Metropolitan campus is close to New York City and spans the Hackensack River in Teaneck and Hackensack. Wroxton College is located in Southeast England. The Vancouver campus is situated in British Columbia.

Placement assessment is done for all students at FDU. The placement assessment is carried out both online and in-person. Fairleigh Dickinson University provides financial aid to eligible candidates. FDU had an endowment of about $87.7 million as of 2018. Around 18. 9% of undergrad students are African-American, 7.6% are Asian- American, 58.7% are Caucasian, and 23% are Hispanic. It is a university with a much-diversified student body that adds to about 12,247. The undergraduate studies include Becton College of Arts and Sciences and Silberman College of Business. Also, the graduate studies include the FDU School of Pharmacy and FDU School of Public and Global Affairs.

Fairleigh Dickinson University has many notable alumni. Some of them are writers and publisher Michael Aloisi, television news anchor Brenda Blackmon, co-founder of Home Depot Ron Brill, Olympic Soccer player Sara Whalen, and deputy speaker of the New Jersey General Assembly Gerald H. Zecker.

Year of establishment1942
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UG/PG Course Ratio0.81
Faculty/Student Ratio14
Endowments ValueUS Dollar 72 million
No.of Campuses2
Yearly Hostel & Meals Expense13193 USD
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Fairleigh Dickinson University Fees

CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
MBA/PGDM(2 Courses)(2 years)INR 21.08 L
MIM(1 Courses)(18-24 months)INR 20.78 L
B.E. / B.Tech(2 Courses)(4 years)INR 32.15 L
BBA(1 Courses)(3 years)INR 32.15 L

Fairleigh Dickinson University Scholarships

FDU International Scholarship
Rs. 17,85,360
Engineering,Science,Business
FDU- Athletic Scholarships
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Engineering,Science,Business
FDU Family Grant- Master Programs
Rs. 1,11,585
Business
Global Housing Grant
Rs. 2,23,170
Engineering,Science,Business

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Fairleigh Dickinson University Entry Criteria

CoursesExams
MBA/PGDM(2 Courses)

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: Accepted

: 6.0 & Above

MIM(1 Courses)

: 6.0 & Above

: 70.0 & Above

: 53.0 & Above

B.E. / B.Tech(2 Courses)

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: 6.0 & Above

: 79.0 & Above

BBA(1 Courses)

: 6.0 & Above

: 79.0 & Above

: 53.0 & Above

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  • The average rent is 550 to 750 USD/month
  • The residence type includes studio apartments, 3 bedroom apartments, 4 bedroom apartments and shared apartments
  • Each apartment home is complete with hardwood floors; complimentary WiFi and renovated bathrooms
  • The apartments are conveniently located minutes away from local grocery stores, dining and commuting possibilities

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MS INR 23.3 L
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BE/Btech INR 26.6 L
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BSc INR 26.3 L
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BBA INR 24.2 L
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MA INR 23.7 L
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MIM INR 27.3 L
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MBA INR 29.6 L
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MFA INR 27.4 L
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MEng INR 27.1 L
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MArch INR 30.3 L
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MEM INR 22.4 L
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BHM INR 23.4 L
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MASc INR 22.4 L
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MDes INR 34 L
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Average Admission Exam ScoresTOEFL: 79
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IELTS: 6.5
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PTE: 54
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GRE: 293
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GMAT: 510
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SAT: 1035
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ACT: 39
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Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) FAQs

Q. What is the Fairleigh Dickinson University acceptance rate?

A. The Fairleigh Dickinson University acceptance rate stands at 87% as calculated for Fall 2020.

Q. Is Fairleigh Dickinson University a good school?

A. Fairleigh Dickinson University is ranked among the best regional universities and in the Top 50 in the North region (#44) by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2022. The University is also ranked by U.S. News at #21 in Best Value Schools.

Q. What are the popular programmes at Fairleigh Dickinson University?

A. The University’s undergraduate programmes in business, computer science, engineering and nursing were named among the top in the nation. Fairleigh Dickinson University’s graduate programmes in nursing (master’s and DNP), part-time MBA, public affairs and psychology are ranked among the best in the country by U.S. News & World Report’s Grad School Rankings (2022).

Q. Does Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) have rolling admissions?

A. The admission deadlines for international students at FDU are as follows:
  • Fall (August) Semester: July 1
  • Spring (January) Semester: December 1
  • Summer semester (limited programs): May 1

Q. Are SAT or ACT scores mandatory part of the application process to Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU)?

A. ACT/ SAT scores are not a mandatory part of the application process. But submitting a qualifying SAT or ACT score will increase your chances of receiving a higher scholarship.

Q. How long does it take for an admission decision to be made for students applying to FDU?

A. It typically takes three-to-four weeks to process a completed application. An application is considered complete when all required documents have been received by our office.

Q. Is Fairleigh Dickinson a 4-year college?

A. Students should note that a minimum of four years of undergraduate study (or its equivalent) is required for admission to any FDU graduate programme. Students with less than four years of undergraduate study must complete a post-graduate diploma or one year of a Master’s in their home country to qualify for direct admission to FDU.

Q. Are GRE/GMAT scores required as part of graduate admission to FDU?

A. Many graduate programmes require GRE or GMAT scores. Candidates are required to visit the official website to know more about the same.

Q. As an international student, what is the right time to apply to FDU?

A. Candidates are advised to apply early. It increases your chance of admission to the more competitive programmes and obtaining on-campus housing. Applications are accepted up to one year before the intended first semester.

Q. Does Fairleigh Dickinson University offer scholarships?

A. Yes. Upon submission of the application and all required supplemental documents, students will be automatically considered for scholarships. A separate scholarship application is not required.

Q. Are English proficiency test scores mandatory for international applicants to Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU)?

A. International applicants are required to submit a copy of qualifying results from an acceptable English proficiency test as part of their application for admission. Official scores need to be reported before the first academic semester. Students who do not meet the requirements for direct admission may be eligible for admission via an undergraduate or graduate pathway programme.
Location
University CityHackensack, New Jersey, USA
Size of citySmall
Population of City44,756
Wikipedia Linkhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hackensack,_New_Jersey
Campuses
Teaneck, NJ
Madison, NJ
Wroxton, Oxforshire, England
British Columbia, Canada

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100 University Plaza Dr, Hackensack, NJ 07601, United States

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