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Undergraduate Admissions Requirements

Entrance Requirements (U.S. and International) 

•    English: 4 years 
•    Foreign Language: None required 
•    Mathematics: Four years, including algebra I, geometry, algebra II, pre-calculus or higher 
•    Science: One year each of physics; one year each of chemistry 
•    Other Courses: Six academic courses (computer programming recommended) 
•    Total: 16 academic courses 

Note for first-year applicants: If you have completed precalculus before your senior year, we recommend that you take calculus in your senior year. 

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Other Factors We Consider 

•    Quality of academic program 
•    Scores on SAT and ACT exams (standardized tests optional for 2023 applicants) 
•    Class rank 
•    Extracurricular activities 

Priority Application Deadlines for Fall Admission 

•    Early Action: November 1 
•    Regular Decision: December 1 

More Information for Rutgers Engineering Applicants 

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