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Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Admission Requirements

Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania

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Chances of getting into Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

Acceptance Rate

Admitted 
89%
Admission Difficulty for Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Unavailable 
Applicant Competition Very Low 
How hard is it to get into Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania is 89%.  It ranks #86 in Pennsylvania for lowest rate of acceptance. Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania is an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission requirements. Last year, 6,492 out of 7,292 applicants were admitted.

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.3. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top half of their high school class. 25% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

The Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania application fee is $35 and applications are due by Mar 1.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is recommended but not required for admission to Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application.

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT 
95%
SAT Scores for Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
SAT Math 75th N/A
SAT Composite 75th N/A
Average SAT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
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Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT 
8%
ACT Scores for Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th N/A
Average ACT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 
3.3
Typical High School Grades 
B+

What GPA do you need to get into Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania?

Applicants require above average high school grades to get into Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania was 3.3 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #75 in Pennsylvania for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.3 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania accepts 89% of all applicants.

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High School GPA's for admitted Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness 
4.0 13.1% Good
3.75 to 3.99 12.91% Avg +
3.50 to 3.74 15.03% Avg +
3.25 to 3.49 13.87% Avg -
3.00 to 3.24 15.41% Avg -
2.50 to 2.99 20.62% Reach
2.00 to 2.49 8.29% Reach
1.00 to 1.99 0.39% Reach
less than 1.00 0.39% Low

GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021

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High School Class Rank

64% of Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 10%
Top 25% of class 32%
Top 50% of class 64%
Data Source, Peterson's Data

Applying

Admission Statistics

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 4,837 2,455 7,292
Accepted 4,206 2,286 6,492
Acceptance Rate 87% 93% 89%
Enrolled 988 605 1,593
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 23% 26% 25%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Mar 1, 2023
Days left to Apply
153

Applicants have 153 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Mar 1, 2023.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania is $35.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Application Requirements
Test Scores Recommended
High School GPA Recommended
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
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=211158 IPEDS survey data for Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania.

FAQs

Does Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania prefer SAT or ACT?

95% of students submit their SAT scores to Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. 8% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania?

89% of those who apply are granted admission to Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. Admission competition is and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.