|Admission Standards||Very High|
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 more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for average applicants. 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.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||620|
|SAT Math 25th||580|
|SAT Composite 25th||1210|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||690|
|SAT Math 75th||660|
|SAT Composite 75th||1360|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Florida State University?
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.
|SAT Score (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%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||N/A|
|ACT Math 25th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 25th||25|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||N/A|
|ACT Math 75th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 75th||29|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Florida State?
Admission data indicates that Florida State regularly accepts students with ACT's of 25 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 23 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 27 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 29 and above have very competitive chances. 59 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Florida State University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||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%|
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|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||36%||38%||37%|
The application deadline for Fall 2018 has passed. Applications were due on Jan 15, 2018.
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|
|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.