The acceptance rate at ECU is 65%. It ranks #9 in Oklahoma for lowest rate of acceptance. ECU is a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Last year, 650 out of 1,005 applicants were admitted.
The school has extremely easy admission requirements, generally admitting students who can score in the top 69 percent on standardized admission tests. East Central University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.31. Of those applicants who were admitted, 67% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by East Central University is a prized outcome for many students.
The ECU application fee is $20 and applications are due by Jul 15.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to East Central University. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 1% of students submitted SAT scores and 97% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||418|
|SAT Math 25th||463|
|SAT Composite 25th||881|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||430|
|SAT Math 75th||530|
|SAT Composite 75th||960|
|Average SAT Score||920
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to East Central University?
East Central University is a test optional school meaning applicants are not required to submit SAT scores with their application. The position on SAT scores from the school is "considered but not required".
Students who get into East Central University score in the top 100 percent of all SAT test takers.. The SAT composite score range for the middle 50% of students is 881-960.
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|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||14|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||17|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||22|
|ACT Math 75th||20|
|ACT Composite 75th||22|
|Average ACT Score||19
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into ECU?
East Central University is test optional. Students are not required to submit ACT scores with their application. The policy on ACT scores is "considered but not required".
ECU regularly accepts students who score 17 and above on the ACT. These students typically score in the top 69 percent nationally. The ACT composite score range for the middle 50% of students is 17-22.
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What GPA do you need to get into East Central University?
Applicants require above average high school grades to get into ECU. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at East Central University was 3.31 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #17 in Oklahoma for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as ECU accepts 65% of students who apply.
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|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.75 to 3.99||25.0%||Avg +|
|3.50 to 3.74||21.0%||Avg -|
|3.25 to 3.49||15.0%||Avg -|
|3.00 to 3.24||13.0%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.99||12.0%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.49||2.0%||Reach|
|1.00 to 1.99||0%||Reach|
|less than 1.00||0.0%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2022
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||63%||73%||67%|
Applicants have 105 days left until the Fall 2023 term applications are due on Jul 15, 2023.
The cost for prospective students to apply to East Central University is $20.
What are the requirements for admission to East Central University and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Considered but not required|
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Neither required nor recommended|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=207041 IPEDS survey data for East Central University.
1% of students submit their SAT scores to ECU. 97% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
65% of those who apply are granted admission to ECU. 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 881 and 960. 1% 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 17 and 22. 97% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.