Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton

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Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton can be found in Hazleton, PA, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton has an enrollment of approximately 1,400 students.

Students can report either the SAT Exam or ACT scores at this school. A score between 1230 to 1560 on the SAT exam, or 20 to 24 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.89 - 3.18. 86% of all students that apply are granted admission to Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton, from which 43% choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at admissions.psu.edu.

Overall Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012

86.3%

The overall acceptance rate for Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton was reported as 86.3% in Fall 2012 with over 1,180 college applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • SAT Scores: 1230 - 1560
  • ACT Scores: 20 - 24
  • Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.18

How Hard Is It to Get into Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2017 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2017-2018 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 86.3%
  • 2009-2010: 91.9%
  • 2010-2011: 90.1%
  • 2011-2012: 86.8%
  • 2012-2013: 86.3%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2017-2018: 87.8%

How Does Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton Compare?

86.3%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton is fifty-five percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Wilkes-Barre82.0%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill81.1%
Baptist Bible College & Seminary of Pennsylvania85.8%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley85.5%
Pennsylvania College of Art and Design36.1%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2012)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants1,17948.8%51.2%
Admitted1,01849.6%50.4%
Enrolled43355.7%44.3%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton (Fall 2012)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading410 - 520
Math420 - 540
Writing400 - 500
Total Score1230 - 1560
ACT®Score Range
English20 - 26
Math17 - 25
Composite Score20 - 24
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