San Diego State University-Imperial Valley Campus Admission RequirementsCalexico, California
Chances of getting into San Diego State University Imperial Valley Campus
|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
How hard is it to get into San Diego State University-Imperial Valley Campus and can I get accepted? The school has a 44% acceptance rate ranking it #29 in California for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 56 out of 126 applicants were admitted making San Diego State University-Imperial Valley Campus a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 80 percent. Of those applicants who were admitted, 88% chose to enroll. This indicates that admission to the school is highly desirable and it may be a primary choice for many students.
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San Diego State University-Imperial Valley Campus SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT86%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||410|
|SAT Math 25th||440|
|SAT Composite 25th||850|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||530|
|SAT Math 75th||530|
|SAT Composite 75th||1060|
|Average SAT Score||960|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to San Diego State University Imperial Valley Campus?
San Diego State University Imperial Valley Campus typically requires applicants to be in the top 85 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 850 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 740. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 960 out of 1600. The school ranks #75 in California for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 86 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|
|1060 and Above||Good||>57%|
|955 to 1060||Avg +||44%-57%|
|850 to 955||Avg -||32%-44%|
|745 to 850||Reach||21%-32%|
|Less than 745||Low||<21%|
San Diego State University-Imperial Valley Campus ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT54%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||14|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||16|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||21|
|ACT Math 75th||23|
|ACT Composite 75th||21|
|Average ACT Score||18|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into San Diego State University-Imperial Valley Campus?
Admission data indicates that San Diego State University-Imperial Valley Campus regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 18 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 21 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #76 in California for highest average ACT composite score. 54 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to San Diego State University Imperial Valley Campus.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|21 and Above||Good||>60%|
|18 to 21||Avg +||44%-60%|
|16 to 18||Avg -||34%-44%|
|14 to 16||Reach||25%-34%|
|Less than 14||Low||<25%|
San Diego State University Imperial Valley Campus has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||88%||86%||88%|
What are the requirements for admission to San Diego State University Imperial Valley Campus and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor 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=441186 IPEDS survey data for San Diego State University Imperial Valley Campus.
Frequently Asked Questions
86% of students submit their SAT scores to San Diego State University-Imperial Valley Campus. 54% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
44% of those who apply are granted admission to San Diego State University-Imperial Valley Campus. Admission competition is low and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 850 and 1060. 86% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.