Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Shenango
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Shenango can be found in Sharon, PA, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Shenango has only around 700 enrolled students, which allows them to offer higher teacher to student ratios.
Students can report either the ACT or SAT scores to this school. A score between 1170 - 1470 on the SAT exam, or 15 - 22 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. We were able to estimate the Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Shenango average GPA (2.80 - 3.04) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. This school has an acceptance rate of about 69 percent with 57 percent of applicants choosing to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at admissions.psu.edu.
Overall Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Shenango Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012
The overall acceptance rate for Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Shenango was reported as 69.4% in Fall 2012 with over 229 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: 1170 - 1470
- ACT Scores: 15 - 22
- Average GPA: 2.80 - 3.04
How Hard Is It to Get into Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Shenango?
Applicant Selectivity: Medium
The applicant selectivity of Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Shenango 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 2020 Projection
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2020-2021 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Shenango has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2008-2009: 84.6%
- 2009-2010: 77.3%
- 2010-2011: 73.3%
- 2011-2012: 74.4%
- 2012-2013: 69.4%
- Projected Acceptance Rate 2020-2021: 73.4%
How Does Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Shenango Compare?
The acceptance rate for Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Shenango is twenty-five percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
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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)
Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Shenango (Fall 2012)
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||400 - 480|
|Math||390 - 510|
|Writing||380 - 480|
|Total Score||1170 - 1470|
|English||15 - 23|
|Math||15 - 23|
|Composite Score||15 - 22|