Oklahoma Panhandle State University

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Oklahoma Panhandle State University can be found in Goodwell, OK, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Approximately a thousand students are enrolled at Oklahoma Panhandle State University.

Most of the students getting into this school have scored in-between 16 - 21 on the ACT. We were able to estimate the Oklahoma Panhandle State University average GPA (2.71 - 3.04) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. An estimated 50 percent of all applicant were admitted at Oklahoma Panhandle State University, and from those that were granted acceptance roughly 71 percent continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at opsu.edu.

Overall Oklahoma Panhandle State University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Oklahoma Panhandle State University was reported as 47.7% in Fall 2013 with over 858 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 Oklahoma Panhandle State University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Oklahoma Panhandle 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 Oklahoma Panhandle State University has been on a downward trend over the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 92.3%
  • 2010-2011: 100.0%
  • 2011-2012: 89.0%
  • 2012-2013: 61.4%
  • 2013-2014: 47.7%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 67.8%

How Does Oklahoma Panhandle State University Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Oklahoma Panhandle State University is sixteen percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Northwestern Oklahoma State University59.8%
Southwestern Oklahoma State University90.3%
Lubbock Christian University94.9%
Sterling College44.1%
University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma62.5%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Recommended
  • 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 2013)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Oklahoma Panhandle State University (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English15 - 21
Math16 - 22
Composite Score16 - 21
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