Fairleigh Dickinson University

#872 / #267
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#645
Most Desirable School
American university

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About Fairleigh Dickinson University

According to Wikipedia, Fairleigh Dickinson University is a private university with its main campuses in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Founded in 1942, Fairleigh Dickinson University currently offers more than 100 degree programs to its students. In addition to its two campuses in New Jersey, the university also has a campus in Canada, a campus in the United Kingdom, and an online platform. Fairleigh Dickinson University is New Jersey's largest private institution of higher education, with over 12,000 students.

Fairleigh Dickinson University's Online Degrees

Fairleigh Dickinson University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation Rate
3,98285%54%

How Much Does Fairleigh Dickinson University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$33,114
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$7,137
30K - 48K$9,533
48K - 75K$15,022
75K - 110K$22,064
110K+$23,997

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Fairleigh Dickinson University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Fairleigh Dickinson University, then you can expect to earn an average of $54,400 per year. You also have a 90% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Fairleigh Dickinson University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
4,2653,0971,168

Where is Fairleigh Dickinson University?

Fairleigh Dickinson University is located at 1000 River Rd, Teaneck NJ 07666

What Is Fairleigh Dickinson University Known For?

Fairleigh Dickinson University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Fairleigh Dickinson University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Fairleigh Dickinson University's Most Influential Alumni?

Fairleigh Dickinson University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Psychology, Criminal Justice, and Communications. Here are some of Fairleigh Dickinson University's most famous alumni:

John Gottman
John Gottman
An American psychologist.
Peggy Noonan
Peggy Noonan
An American author and conservative columnist.
Christine O'Donnell
Christine O'Donnell
An American politician.
John J. Mooney
A Chemical engineer and inventor.
Majid Ghassemi
Majid Ghassemi
A Central Bank of Islamic Republic of Iran's Former governor and Bank Pasargad's CEO.
Vito Russo
Vito Russo
An American writer .
Sung-Mo Kang
An American engineer.
Garry Kitchen
Garry Kitchen
An American programmer.
Robert Alfano
An American physicist.
Brenda Blackmon
A TV journalist.
David Mearns
An American maritime archaeologist.
Michael C. Stenger
A Former Sergeant at Arms of the U.S. Senate.

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