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UAPB Admission Requirements


Acceptance Rate

41.9%
Admission Difficulty for University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionAverage

Can I get into UAPB? The school has a 42% acceptance rate. Last year, 2,664 out of 6,353 applicants were admitted making UAPB a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants.  Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 74 percent. Only 29% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
920-1140
Applicants Submitting SAT
7%
SAT Scores for University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 460
SAT Math 25th 460
SAT Composite 25th 920
SAT Scores for University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 570
SAT Math 75th 570
SAT Composite 75th 1140
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff?

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff typically requires applicants to be in the top 74 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 920 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 810. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1030 out of 1600. 7 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1140 and Above Good >55%
1030 to 1140 Avg + 42%-55%
920 to 1030 Avg - 30%-42%
810 to 920 Reach 20%-30%
Less than 810 Low <20%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
16-21 
Applicants Submitting ACT
93%
ACT Scores for University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 15
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 16
ACT Scores for University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 21
ACT Math 75th 20
ACT Composite 75th 21
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into UAPB?

Admission data indicates that UAPB regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 18 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 21 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 93 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
21 and Above Good >58%
18 to 21 Avg + 42%-58%
16 to 18 Avg - 32%-42%
14 to 16 Reach 24%-32%
Less than 14 Low <24%

Estimated GPA Requirements

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

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Admission Statistics

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 3,940 2,413 6,353
Accepted 1,719 945 2,664
Acceptance Rate 44% 39% 42%
Enrolled 469 303 772
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 27% 32% 29%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff and what considerations affect admission decisions?

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=106412 IPEDS survey data for University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.