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FDU Ranks High For Upward Mobility!

FDU Ranks 80th for mobility out of 578 selective private colleges nationwide

In a recent study published by the New York Times, Fairleigh Dickinson University was ranked near the top among universities in the nation providing students upward mobility from lower income brackets to the middle and upper classes. In fact, 24 percent of students who graduate from FDU move up by two or more income quintiles.

FDU President Dr. Christopher A. Capuano said, "The study affirms the success of Fairleigh Dickinson University in ensuring that students have access to an affordable education, and speaks to the great value of an FDU degree in preparing students for successful careers."

The study compared data on the financial standing of a student's family before they began college and the graduate's earnings after obtaining a college degree. To see how FDU ranks, click here.

Students and parents want the greatest value out of a college education. At FDU we strive to provide a high quality, affordable education ensuring future FDU alumni become our next generation of impactful leaders and significant contributors for years to come.