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SAT scores needed to get into New Jersey Institute of Technology

Average Score and SAT Requirements

New Jersey Institute of Technology is a test optional school meaning you are not required to submit SAT scores with your application. The position on SAT scores from the school is "considered but not required". If you do elect to submit your SAT scores, the following information is helpful to understand how you compare with other applicants.

Average SAT Score 1295

The average composite SAT score for admitted New Jersey Institute of Technology freshman is 1295 out of 1600. NJIT students have the 126th highest average SAT score in the United States. For perspective, a 1295 is in the 88th percentile of all SAT test takers.

SAT Score Range 1200 to 1390

The middle fifty percent of incoming students have SAT composite scores ranging from 1200 to 1390. The 75th percentile score is 1390 while the 25th percentile score is 1200.

Minimum SAT score requirement

The lowest SAT score accepted is not reported by NJIT but we estimate it to be around a 1100 total composite SAT score.

Average SAT Math Score 665

The average score for NJIT students on the math portion of the SAT is 665 out of 800. The 25th percentile of students score a 610 and the 75th percentile score 720.

Average SAT Reading Score 630

The 25th and 75th percentile range for SAT reading scores range from 590 to 670 and the average score for New Jersey Institute of Technology students is 630.

Number of Students Submitting SAT Scores

90 percent of students submit SAT scores with their application to New Jersey Institute of Technology

Admission Chances by SAT Score

Below are estimated chances of being accepted at New Jersey Institute of Technology based on SAT score ranges and the overall admission rate of 66%. These chances assume you have an average GPA for the school, around 3.64.

Can I get into NJIT with a 1390 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Very Good

An SAT score of 1390 or higher is very competitive at NJIT and is a better score than three quarters of students who are accepted. You have a very good chance of acceptance, around 79% or higher.

Can I get into NJIT with a 1300 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Above Average

Scores between 1300 to 1380 are above average giving you an advantage over most applicants. You have a good chance of acceptance, around 67% to 78%.

Can I get into NJIT with a 1200 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Below Average

SAT scores between 1200 to 1290 are still in the middle range of accepted students a but a little lower than the average. You can get in and have about a 51% to 65% percent chance of being admitted.

Can I get into NJIT with a 1100 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Reach

SAT scores from 1100 to 1190 are on the very low end of the range where students are accepted. Scores in this range are not competitive with most other applicants but you still have a chance. We estimate scores in this range have less than a 49% chance of admission to NJIT. SAT scores below 1100 likely fall out of the range where students are regularly accepted.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
Admission chances to New Jersey Institute of Technology by SAT score
SAT Score Admission Chances
1600 94%
1590 93%
1580 93%
1570 93%
1560 92%
1550 92%
1540 91%
1530 90%
1520 90%
1510 89%
1500 89%
1490 88%
1480 87%
1470 86%
1460 86%
1450 85%
1440 84%
1430 83%
1420 82%
1410 81%
1400 80%
1390 79%
1380 78%
1370 76%
1360 75%
1350 74%
1340 72%
1330 71%
1320 70%
1310 68%
1300 67%
1290 65%
1280 64%
1270 62%
1260 61%
1250 59%
1240 57%
1230 56%
1220 54%
1210 52%
1200 51%
1190 49%
1180 47%
1170 45%
1160 44%
1150 42%
1140 41%
1130 39%
1120 37%
1110 36%
1100 34%
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=185828 IPEDS survey data for New Jersey Institute of Technology.