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Can I get into Florida State? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 16,674 out of 29,828 applicants or 56% were admitted making Florida State a moderately competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has very high requirements for admission test scores. Florida State University typically accepts and attracts A- average high school students. Only 37% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||36%||38%||37%|
What are the SAT and ACT requirements for students to be admitted to Florida State University and what score do you need to get in? The tables below describe the SAT and ACT test score percentile profile of the Fall 2015 starting class.
Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1210 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 1135. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1285 out of 1600. 41 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.
|25th Percentile Score||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Est. Admission Chances|
|29 and Above||Good||>68%|
|27 to 29||Avg +||56%-68%|
|25 to 27||Avg -||43%-56%|
|23 to 25||Reach||31%-43%|
|Less than 23||Low||<31%|
|SAT Score (NEW 1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1360 and Above||Good||>68%|
|1285 to 1360||Avg +||56%-68%|
|1210 to 1285||Avg -||43%-56%|
|1135 to 1210||Reach||31%-43%|
|Less than 1135||Low||<31%|
You will need exceptionally good grades to get into Florida State University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Florida State University was 3.88 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily A- students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Florida State accepts 56% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||24%||Avg -|
|3.25 to 3.50||9%||Reach|
|3.00 to 3.25||3%||Reach|
|2.75 to 3.00||1%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||0%||Low|
|2.25 to 2.50||0%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||0%||Low|
The application deadline for Fall 2017 has passed. Applications were due on Jan 15, 2017.
What are the requirements for admission to Florida State University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
Does accept high school AP credits or award dual credit towards both a college and high school degree?
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=134097 IPEDS survey data for Florida State University.