Stevens Admission RequirementsHoboken, New Jersey
Chances of getting into Stevens Institute of Technology
How hard is it to get into Stevens and can I get accepted? The school has a 41% acceptance rate ranking it #2 in New Jersey for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 3,838 out of 9,265 applicants were admitted making Stevens a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has extremely high requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 8 percent. Stevens Institute of Technology typically accepts and attracts "A-" average high school students. Only 26% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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Stevens SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT69%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||640|
|SAT Math 25th||690|
|SAT Composite 25th||1330|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||710|
|SAT Math 75th||770|
|SAT Composite 75th||1480|
|Average SAT Score||1410|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Stevens Institute of Technology?
Stevens Institute of Technology typically requires applicants to be in the top 10 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1330 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 1250. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1410 out of 1600. The school ranks #2 in New Jersey for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 69 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|
|1480 and Above||Good||>54%|
|1405 to 1480||Avg +||41%-54%|
|1330 to 1405||Avg -||29%-41%|
|1255 to 1330||Reach||19%-29%|
|Less than 1255||Low||<19%|
Stevens ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT29%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||30|
|ACT Math 25th||28|
|ACT Composite 25th||30|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||35|
|ACT Math 75th||34|
|ACT Composite 75th||33|
|Average ACT Score||31|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Stevens?
Admission data indicates that Stevens regularly accepts students with ACT's of 30 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 7 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 28 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 32 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 33 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #2 in New Jersey for highest average ACT composite score. 29 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Stevens Institute of Technology.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|33 and Above||Good||>59%|
|31 to 33||Avg +||41%-59%|
|30 to 31||Avg -||33%-41%|
|29 to 30||Reach||26%-33%|
|Less than 29||Low||<26%|
Avg. High School GPA3.85*
Typical High School GradesA-
You will need exceptionally good grades to get into Stevens Institute of Technology. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Stevens Institute of Technology was 3.85 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily A- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #2 in New Jersey for highest average GPA. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Stevens will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||22%||28%||26%|
Applications were DueFeb 1, 2020
Days left to ApplyNone
The application deadline for Fall 2020 has passed. Applications were due on Feb 1, 2020.
What are the requirements for admission to Stevens Institute of Technology and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
New York, New York
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=186867 IPEDS survey data for Stevens Institute of Technology.
Frequently Asked Questions
69% of students submit their SAT scores to Stevens. 29% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
41% of those who apply are granted admission to Stevens. Admission competition is low and the college has exceptional admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1330 and 1480. 69% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.