Freshman Testing Requirements

Eligibility for test exemptions based on one or more of the following:

  • Students with SAT-Critical Reading score of 530 or higher are exempt from the English sections of the test.
  • Students with SAT-Math score of 530 or higher are exempt from the Math section of the test.
  • Students who are test exempt must still register below to reserve a spot to meet with an academic advisor.

 RESERVE A SPOT
 

Please note that students in the following majors are required to take the Math placement tests regardless of SAT/ACT scores:
 
STEM Areas
Biology

Chemistry
Computer Science
GeoScience 
Mathematics
Physics
 
Business
Accounting
Economics
Entrepreneurship
Finance
Global Business
Hospitality Management
Management
Marketing
Sports management
Supply Chain, Logistic, and Maritime Port Management
 
If you have completed college coursework sponsored by another university, you must also request to have that official transcript submitted to NJCU for transfer credit consideration
Submit official high school final transcripts to:


Office of University Admissions

2039 Kennedy Blvd Hepburn Hall, Room 207
Jersey City, NJ 07305
 

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Placement Testing Office at (201) 200-3305 for assistance.