Pennsylvania State University-Penn State York
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State York can be found in York, PA, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around a thousand students enrolled per year at Pennsylvania State University-Penn State York.
Students can submit either the ACT or SAT exam scores to Pennsylvania State University-Penn State York. A score in the range of 1265 to 1630 on the SAT exam, or 21 to 25 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Pennsylvania State University-Penn State York average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.89 - 3.25. Roughly 80 percent of all applicant were accepted at Pennsylvania State University-Penn State York, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 27 percent continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at admissions.psu.edu.
Overall Pennsylvania State University-Penn State York Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012
The overall acceptance rate for Pennsylvania State University-Penn State York was reported as 84.5% in Fall 2012 with over 1,330 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
- SAT Scores: 1265 - 1630
- ACT Scores: 21 - 25
- Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.25
How Hard Is It to Get into Pennsylvania State University-Penn State York?
Applicant Selectivity: Medium
When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Pennsylvania State University-Penn State York, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.
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 Pennsylvania State University-Penn State York has been staying about the same from year to year.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2008-2009: 81.9%
- 2009-2010: 87.4%
- 2010-2011: 84.4%
- 2011-2012: 78.9%
- 2012-2013: 84.5%
- Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 83.1%
How Does Pennsylvania State University-Penn State York Compare?
The acceptance rate for Pennsylvania State University-Penn State York is fifty-two percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg||79.9%|
|Franklin and Marshall College||39.3%|
|Pennsylvania College of Art and Design||36.1%|
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)
Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Pennsylvania State University-Penn State York (Fall 2012)
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||410 - 540|
|Math||440 - 570|
|Writing||415 - 520|
|Total Score||1265 - 1630|
|English||19 - 26|
|Math||20 - 25|
|Composite Score||21 - 25|