Freshman Admission Reqs
Freshman Admission Reqs
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High School Preparation
High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
High School Units Req or Recommended
Subject Req Reco
English 4
Mathematics 3
Science 3
Foreign Language 3 2
Social Studies 3
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required Not reported
SAT Subject Tests Only Not used if submitted
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component Not reported
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
3000 Ivyside Park
Altoona
PA
16601
Phone
(800) 848-9843
Fax
(814) 949-5011
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$65
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered
No
Application Form
Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Accepted
Other Application Requirements
Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Recommended for all freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process
Selection of Students
Selection of Students
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Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
85% of 6,802 applicants were admitted
Women
82% of 3,519 applicants were admitted
Men
89% of 3,283 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
1,553 (27%) of 5,796 admitted students enrolled
Women
655 (23%) of 2,890 admitted students enrolled
Men
898 (31%) of 2,906 admitted students enrolled
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
3%
3.50 - 3.74
12%
3.25 - 3.49
21%
3.00 - 3.24
23%
2.50 - 2.99
32%
2.00 - 2.49
9%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 550 average, 500-600 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
6.6%
Score of 600 - 700
21.8%
Score of 500 - 600
50.4%
Score of 400 - 500
18.7%
Score of 300 - 400
2.5%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 545 average, 500-590 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
2%
Score of 600 - 700
21.8%
Score of 500 - 600
53.4%
Score of 400 - 500
22.2%
Score of 300 - 400
0.6%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
23 average, 20-25 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
7.5%
Score of 24 - 29
40.4%
Score of 18 - 23
44.7%
Score of 12 - 17
7.5%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported