East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (ESU)

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East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania can be found in East Stroudsburg, PA, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 6,800 students enrolled per year at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania.

Most of the students admitted to ESU had an SAT score between 910 to 1100, or got accepted with an ACT score within the range of 17 to 21. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (ESU) average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.80 - 3.04. Roughly 80% of all students which applied were admitted at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 20% continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at .esu.edu.

Overall East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (ESU) Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020

84.7%

The overall acceptance rate for East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania was reported as 84.7% in Fall 2020 with over 6,750 applications submitted to ESU. 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

  • ESU ACT Scores: 17 - 21
  • ESU Average GPA: 2.80 - 3.04

How Hard Is It to Get into East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania?

Applicant Selectivity: Low

When considering the average GPA and SAT/ACT scores of students accepted to East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania and comparing to other schools nationwide, applicant selectivity is lower than most other schools.

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 East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 83.3%
  • 2017-2018: 83.6%
  • 2018-2019: 81.6%
  • 2019-2020: 84.7%
  • Projected ESU Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 77.6%

How Does East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (ESU) Compare?

84.7%
This School
56.7%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is forty-nine percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Centenary College75.0%
Lafayette College31.5%
Moravian College and Moravian Theological Seminary75.2%
Lehigh University32.1%
Muhlenberg College66.2%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants6,74738.7%61.3%
Admitted5,71536.2%63.8%
Enrolled1,12643.7%56.3%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (ESU) (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading460 - 560
Math450 - 540
Total Score910 - 1100
ACT®Score Range
English15 - 21
Math16 - 21
Composite Score17 - 21
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