Glenville State College

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Glenville State College can be found in Glenville, WV, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Glenville State College has an enrollment of nearly 1,900 students.

Students can report either the ACT or SAT exam scores to Glenville State College. A score within the range of 730 - 940 on the SAT exam, or 16 - 21 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. We were able to estimate the Glenville State College average GPA (2.71 - 3.04) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. Approximately 70 percent of all students which applied were admitted at Glenville State College, and from those that were granted acceptance around 35 percent continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Glenville State College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Glenville State College was reported as 74.5% in Fall 2013 with over 1,200 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

  • ACT Scores: 16 - 21
  • Average GPA: 2.71 - 3.04

How Hard Is It to Get into Glenville State College?

Applicant Selectivity: Low

Students applying to Glenville State College have a higher chance of getting accepted due to the low selectivity of the school as determined by the average standardized test scores ACT/SAT and average high school GPA of applicants 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 Glenville State College has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 99.9%
  • 2010-2011: 77.7%
  • 2011-2012: 82.1%
  • 2012-2013: 84.1%
  • 2013-2014: 74.5%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 80.5%

How Does Glenville State College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Glenville State College is thirty-four percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
West Virginia Wesleyan College77.0%
Alderson Broaddus College43.2%
Ohio Valley University36.4%
Marietta College63.9%
Fairmont State University66.5%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Recommended

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Glenville State College (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English15 - 21
Math16 - 19
Composite Score16 - 21
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