Chances of getting into Arkansas Tech University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
94.7%
Admission Difficulty for Arkansas Tech University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into ATU and can I get accepted? The school has a 95% acceptance rate ranking it #18 in Arkansas for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 4,743 out of 5,006 applicants were admitted making Arkansas Tech University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Arkansas Tech University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 39% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

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ATU SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT
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SAT Scores for Arkansas Tech University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
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SAT Scores for Arkansas Tech University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
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ATU ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
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Applicants Submitting ACT
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ACT Scores for Arkansas Tech University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
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ACT Scores for Arkansas Tech University
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ACT Reading 75th N/A
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.16
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Arkansas Tech University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Arkansas Tech University was 3.16 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #12 in Arkansas for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.16 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as ATU accepts 95% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Arkansas Tech University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 20% Good
3.50 to 3.75 14% Good
3.25 to 3.50 15% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 14% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 22% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 14% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 3% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

62% of Arkansas Tech University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Arkansas Tech University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 13%
Top 25% of class 33%
Top 50% of class 62%
Bottom 50% of class 38%
Bottom 25% of class 14%

Admission Statistics

Arkansas Tech University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 2,792 2,214 5,006
Accepted 2,659 2,084 4,743
Acceptance Rate 95% 94% 95%
Enrolled 937 909 1,846
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 35% 44% 39%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Arkansas Tech University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Arkansas Tech University 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 Arkansas Tech 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=106467 IPEDS survey data for Arkansas Tech University.

Frequently Asked Questions

95% of those who apply are granted admission to ATU. Admission competition is and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.