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Edinboro, Pennsylvania

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
92.5%
Admission Difficulty for Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery Easy
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into Edinboro University of Pennsylvania and can I get accepted? The school has a 93% acceptance rate ranking it #115 in Pennsylvania for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 2,587 out of 2,796 applicants were admitted making Edinboro University of Pennsylvania an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has very easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 64 percent. Edinboro University of Pennsylvania typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 32% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

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Edinboro University of Pennsylvania SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1010-1200
Applicants Submitting SAT
80%
SAT Scores for Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 510
SAT Math 25th 500
SAT Composite 25th 1010
SAT Scores for Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 630
SAT Math 75th 570
SAT Composite 75th 1200
Average SAT Score 1110

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What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Edinboro University of Pennsylvania?

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania typically requires applicants to be in the top 59 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1010 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 910. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1110 out of 1600. The school ranks #79 in Pennsylvania for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 80 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1200 and Above Good >96%
1105 to 1200 Avg + 93%-96%
1010 to 1105 Avg - 89%-93%
915 to 1010 Reach 82%-89%
Less than 915 Low <82%
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Edinboro University of Pennsylvania ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
17-23 
Applicants Submitting ACT
30%
ACT Scores for Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 16
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 17
ACT Scores for Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 22
ACT Math 75th 22
ACT Composite 75th 23
Average ACT Score 20

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Edinboro University of Pennsylvania?

Admission data indicates that Edinboro University of Pennsylvania regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 23 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #76 in Pennsylvania for highest average ACT composite score. 30 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Edinboro University of Pennsylvania.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
23 and Above Good >96%
20 to 23 Avg + 93%-96%
17 to 20 Avg - 89%-93%
14 to 17 Reach 82%-89%
Less than 14 Low <82%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.14
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania was 3.14 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #66 in Pennsylvania for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.14 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Edinboro University of Pennsylvania accepts 93% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Edinboro University of Pennsylvania students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 16% Good
3.50 to 3.75 16% Good
3.25 to 3.50 14% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 16% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 23% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 13% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 2% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

54% of Edinboro University of Pennsylvania freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Edinboro University of Pennsylvania students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 6%
Top 25% of class 24%
Top 50% of class 54%
Bottom 50% of class 46%
Bottom 25% of class 17%

Admission Statistics

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,671 1,125 2,796
Accepted 1,564 1,023 2,587
Acceptance Rate 94% 91% 93%
Enrolled 484 354 838
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 31% 35% 32%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Edinboro University of Pennsylvania and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Edinboro 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=212160 IPEDS survey data for Edinboro University of Pennsylvania.