Kent State University at Kent (KSU)
KSU can be found in Kent, OH, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. The students enrolled at KSU number around twenty nine thousand per year, and is one of the largest colleges in the state.
Students can submit either the ACT or SAT exam scores at this school. A score in the range of 1390 to 1700 on the SAT exam, or 20 to 25 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. We were able to estimate the Kent State University at Kent (KSU) average GPA (3.06 - 3.33) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. Roughly 80 percent of all applicant were accepted at KSU, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 31 percent continued on to attend. Using acceptance rate data from previous years, we can project that the Kent State University at Kent (KSU) acceptance rate in 2015 is going to be around 83%.
Overall Kent State University at Kent (KSU) Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012
The overall acceptance rate for Kent State University at Kent was reported as 83.0% in Fall 2012 with over 16,000 applications submitted to KSU. 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
- KSU SAT Scores: 1390 - 1700
- KSU ACT Scores: 20 - 25
- KSU Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.33
How Hard Is It to Get into Kent State University at Kent?
Applicant Selectivity: Medium
The applicant selectivity of KSU 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 KSU has been getting much higher in the past few years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2008-2009: 73.9%
- 2009-2010: 71.9%
- 2010-2011: 88.6%
- 2011-2012: 87.5%
- 2012-2013: 83.0%
- Projected KSU Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 83.2%
How Does Kent State University at Kent (KSU) Compare?
The acceptance rate for Kent State University at Kent is fifty percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|University of Akron Main Campus||96.5%|
|Case Western Reserve University||41.9%|
|Cleveland State University||62.9%|
|University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus||56.1%|
|Carnegie Mellon University||25.5%|
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 2012)
Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Kent State University at Kent (KSU) (Fall 2012)
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||470 - 570|
|Math||470 - 570|
|Writing||450 - 560|
|Total Score||1390 - 1700|
|English||19 - 25|
|Math||20 - 25|
|Composite Score||20 - 25|