Cal Poly can be found in San Luis Obispo, CA, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around nineteen thousand students enrolled each year at California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo.
An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this college. Scores within the range of 1140 (25th percentile) to 1340 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and in the range of 25 (25th percentile) to 30 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is common among applicants accepted to California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Cal Poly average GPA ranges from 3.42 to 3.64 for accepted students. About 30 percent of all applicant were admitted at Cal Poly, and from those that were granted acceptance around 32 percent continued on to attend. Based on historical acceptance rate data, the projected Cal Poly acceptance rate 2015 is estimated to be 34%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at admissions.calpoly.edu.
The overall acceptance rate for California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo was reported as 31.2% in Fall 2012 with over 36,900 college applications submitted to Cal Poly. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.
The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo is considered high, with many applicants scoring in the top percentiles on the SAT or ACT exam, as well as having an excellent high school GPA.
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo has been slowly getting lower over the recent years.
The acceptance rate for California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo is seventy-eight percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
|California State University-Bakersfield||66.3%|
|California State University-Monterey Bay||44.4%|
|California State University-Channel Islands||64.4%|
|University of California-Santa Cruz||59.9%|
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|Math||26 - 31|
|Composite Score||25 - 30|