Chances of getting into Stevens Institute of Technology

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
41.4%
Admission Difficulty for Stevens Institute of Technology
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExceptional
Applicant CompetitionAverage

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

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1330-1480
Applicants Submitting SAT
69%
SAT Scores for Stevens Institute of Technology
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 640
SAT Math 25th 690
SAT Composite 25th 1330
SAT Scores for Stevens Institute of Technology
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 710
SAT Math 75th 770
SAT Composite 75th 1480
Average SAT Score 1410

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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.

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Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Stevens Institute of Technology admission chances by SAT score
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%
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Stevens ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
30-33 
Applicants Submitting ACT
29%
ACT Scores for Stevens Institute of Technology
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 30
ACT Math 25th 28
ACT Composite 25th 30
ACT Scores for Stevens Institute of Technology
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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Stevens Institute of Technology admission chances by ACT score
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%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.85*
Typical High School Grades
A-

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.

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Admission Statistics

Stevens Institute of Technology admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 2,749 6,516 9,265
Accepted 1,281 2,557 3,838
Acceptance Rate 47% 39% 41%
Enrolled 283 726 1,009
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 22% 28% 26%

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Feb 1, 2020
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2020 has passed. Applications were due on Feb 1, 2020.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Stevens Institute of Technology and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Stevens Institute of Technology Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Stevens Institute of Technology
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

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.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 30 and 33. 29% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.

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