Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois

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Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois can be found in DuBois, PA, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois has only around 900 enrolled students, which allows them to offer smaller classes.

A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this school. Scores between 1220 (25th percentile) - 1575 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and between 20 (25th percentile) - 22 (75th percentile) on the ACT is typical among applicants accepted to this school. We were able to estimate the Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois average GPA (2.89 - 3.18) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. This school has an acceptance rate of around 88 percent with 47 percent of applicants deciding to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at admissions.psu.edu.

Overall Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012

87.9%

The overall acceptance rate for Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois was reported as 87.9% in Fall 2012 with over 439 college applications submitted to Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois. 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: 1220 - 1575
  • ACT Scores: 20 - 22
  • Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.18

How Hard Is It to Get into Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois 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 2019 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 86.7%
  • 2009-2010: 91.8%
  • 2010-2011: 90.3%
  • 2011-2012: 87.5%
  • 2012-2013: 87.9%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 88.6%

How Does Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Compare?

87.9%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois is fifty-eight percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State New Kensington73.8%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny79.8%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Beaver87.3%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Shenango69.4%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Campus89.2%

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
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2012)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants43949.2%50.8%
Admitted38650.3%49.7%
Enrolled18349.2%50.8%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois (Fall 2012)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading420 - 520
Math410 - 550
Writing390 - 505
Total Score1220 - 1575
ACT®Score Range
English15 - 20
Math20 - 24
Composite Score20 - 22
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