Appalachian State University
Appalachian State University can be found in Boone, NC, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around nineteen thousand students enrolled each year at Appalachian State University.
Most of the students getting into this school earned an SAT score between 1560 - 1830, or got accepted with an ACT composite score within the range of 24 - 28. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Appalachian State University average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.28 - 3.52. 63% of all those students that apply are granted admission to Appalachian State University, from which 39 percent choose to enroll. Based on historical acceptance rate data, the projected Appalachian State University acceptance rate 2015 is estimated to be 63%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at appstate.edu.
Overall Appalachian State University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012
The overall acceptance rate for Appalachian State University was reported as 63.2% in Fall 2012 with over 12,200 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: 1560 - 1830
- ACT Scores: 24 - 28
- Average GPA: 3.28 - 3.52
How Hard Is It to Get into Appalachian State University?
Applicant Selectivity: Medium
The applicant selectivity of Appalachian State University 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 2021 Projection
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Appalachian State University has been slowly getting higher over the past years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2008-2009: 58.1%
- 2009-2010: 63.1%
- 2010-2011: 67.7%
- 2011-2012: 61.8%
- 2012-2013: 63.2%
- Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 63.2%
How Does Appalachian State University Compare?
The acceptance rate for Appalachian State University is fourteen percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|East Tennessee State University||86.5%|
|Wake Forest University||35.2%|
|Winston-Salem State University||55.7%|
|University of South Carolina-Upstate||64.2%|
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
- Submit Recommendation Letters 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 Appalachian State University (Fall 2012)
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||520 - 620|
|Math||540 - 620|
|Writing||500 - 590|
|Total Score||1560 - 1830|
|English||23 - 28|
|Math||23 - 27|
|Composite Score||24 - 28|