Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Worthington Scranton

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Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Worthington Scranton can be found in Dunmore, PA, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Approximately a thousand students are enrolled at Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Worthington Scranton.

Many of the students accepted into this school earned an SAT score in the range of 1240 to 1550, or got accepted with an ACT composite score in the range of 19 to 22. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Worthington Scranton average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.89 - 3.18. 82% of all students that apply are admitted to Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Worthington Scranton, from which 48% choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at admissions.psu.edu.

Overall Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Worthington Scranton Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012

81.9%

The overall acceptance rate for Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Worthington Scranton was reported as 81.9% in Fall 2012 with over 722 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: 1240 - 1550
  • ACT Scores: 19 - 22
  • Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.18

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

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Worthington Scranton, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

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 Worthington Scranton has been slowly getting lower over the recent years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 83.0%
  • 2009-2010: 88.7%
  • 2010-2011: 88.1%
  • 2011-2012: 81.7%
  • 2012-2013: 81.9%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2017-2018: 83.8%

How Does Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Worthington Scranton Compare?

81.9%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Worthington Scranton is forty-eight percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Marywood University71.3%
Baptist Bible College & Seminary of Pennsylvania85.8%
Keystone College72.1%
King's College71.5%
Misericordia University64.9%

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
Applicants72247.8%52.2%
Admitted59149.2%50.8%
Enrolled28253.5%46.5%

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

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading420 - 520
Math410 - 530
Writing410 - 500
Total Score1240 - 1550
ACT®Score Range
English19 - 23
Math16 - 24
Composite Score19 - 22
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