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Can I get into Kean? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 5,900 out of 7,944 applicants or 74% were admitted making Kean a moderately competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores. Only 26% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||25%||27%||26%|
What are the SAT and ACT requirements for students to be admitted to Kean 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 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 830. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1010 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 77 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|
|21 and Above||Good||>83%|
|19 to 21||Avg +||74%-83%|
|17 to 19||Avg -||63%-74%|
|15 to 17||Reach||50%-63%|
|Less than 15||Low||<50%|
|SAT Score (NEW 1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1100 and Above||Good||>83%|
|1010 to 1100||Avg +||74%-83%|
|920 to 1010||Avg -||63%-74%|
|830 to 920||Reach||50%-63%|
|Less than 830||Low||<50%|
Kean University has not reported high school GPA data for its freshman class at this time.
What are the requirements for admission to Kean University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||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||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=185262 IPEDS survey data for Kean University.