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ASU Admission Chances


Acceptance Chances

Acceptance Rate
66.4%
Admission Difficulty for Appalachian State University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsDifficult
Applicant CompetitionLow

Can I get into ASU? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 8,684 out of 13,083 applicants or 66% were admitted making ASU a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has difficult requirements for admission test scores. Only 35% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
1130-1310
Applicants Submitting SAT
57%
SAT Scores for Appalachian State University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 570
SAT Math 25th 560
SAT Composite 25th 1130
SAT Scores for Appalachian State University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 660
SAT Math 75th 640
SAT Composite 75th 1310
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Appalachian State University?

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1130 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 1040. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1220 out of 1600. 57 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

Appalachian State University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1310 and Above Good >77%
1220 to 1310 Avg + 66%-77%
1130 to 1220 Avg - 53%-66%
1040 to 1130 Reach 40%-53%
Less than 1040 Low <40%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
23-28 
Applicants Submitting ACT
54%
ACT Scores for Appalachian State University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 22
ACT Math 25th 23
ACT Composite 25th 23
ACT Scores for Appalachian State University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 28
ACT Math 75th 27
ACT Composite 75th 28
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that ASU regularly accepts students with ACT's of 23 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 20 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 26 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 28 and above have very competitive chances. 54 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Appalachian State University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Appalachian State University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
28 and Above Good >79%
25 to 28 Avg + 66%-79%
23 to 25 Avg - 56%-66%
21 to 23 Reach 45%-56%
Less than 21 Low <45%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Appalachian State University has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

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Admission Statistics

Appalachian State University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 7,569 5,514 13,083
Accepted 5,271 3,413 8,684
Acceptance Rate 70% 62% 66%
Enrolled 1,775 1,274 3,049
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 34% 37% 35%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Appalachian State University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Appalachian State University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Appalachian State University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=197869 IPEDS survey data for Appalachian State University.