Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill

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Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill can be found in Schuylkill Haven, PA, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 1,100 students enrolled per year at Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill.

Most of the students admitted to this school got an SAT score between 1080 to 1445, or got accepted with an ACT score within the range of 18 to 21. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill average GPA ranges from 2.71 to 3.04 for accepted students. About 80% of all students which applied were accepted at Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill, and from those that were granted acceptance around 44% continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at admissions.psu.edu.

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

81.1%

The overall acceptance rate for Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill was reported as 81.1% in Fall 2012 with over 693 applications submitted to Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill. 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: 1080 - 1445
  • ACT Scores: 18 - 21
  • Average GPA: 2.71 - 3.04

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

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill 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 Schuylkill has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 77.8%
  • 2009-2010: 85.7%
  • 2010-2011: 83.5%
  • 2011-2012: 79.5%
  • 2012-2013: 81.1%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2017-2018: 81.4%

How Does Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill Compare?

81.1%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill is forty-six 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 Hazleton86.3%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley85.5%
Pennsylvania College of Art and Design36.1%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Wilkes-Barre82.0%
Rosemont College58.4%

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
Applicants69339.5%60.5%
Admitted56239.7%60.3%
Enrolled24839.9%60.1%

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

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading360 - 485
Math360 - 490
Writing360 - 470
Total Score1080 - 1445
ACT®Score Range
English17 - 20
Math19 - 22
Composite Score18 - 21
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