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Kutztown, Pennsylvania

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
83.1%
Admission Difficulty for Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsEasy
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into Kutztown University of Pennsylvania and can I get accepted? The school has a 83% acceptance rate ranking it #91 in Pennsylvania for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 5,965 out of 7,175 applicants were admitted making Kutztown University of Pennsylvania an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 56 percent. Kutztown University of Pennsylvania typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 27% 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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Kutztown University of Pennsylvania SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1050-1210
Applicants Submitting SAT
94%
SAT Scores for Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 540
SAT Math 25th 510
SAT Composite 25th 1050
SAT Scores for Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 630
SAT Math 75th 580
SAT Composite 75th 1210
Average SAT Score 1130

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

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania typically requires applicants to be in the top 51 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1050 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 970. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1130 out of 1600. The school ranks #68 in Pennsylvania for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 94 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

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1210 and Above Good >89%
1130 to 1210 Avg + 83%-89%
1050 to 1130 Avg - 74%-83%
970 to 1050 Reach 63%-74%
Less than 970 Low <63%
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Kutztown University of Pennsylvania ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
18-24 
Applicants Submitting ACT
16%
ACT Scores for Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 16
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 18
ACT Scores for Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 24
ACT Math 75th 24
ACT Composite 75th 24
Average ACT Score 21

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Kutztown University of Pennsylvania regularly accepts students with ACT's of 18 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 62 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 15 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 21 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 24 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #69 in Pennsylvania for highest average ACT composite score. 16 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Kutztown University of Pennsylvania.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
24 and Above Good >89%
21 to 24 Avg + 83%-89%
18 to 21 Avg - 74%-83%
15 to 18 Reach 63%-74%
Less than 15 Low <63%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.17
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Kutztown University of Pennsylvania. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania was 3.17 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #65 in Pennsylvania for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.17 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Kutztown University of Pennsylvania accepts 83% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Kutztown University of Pennsylvania students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 10% Good
3.50 to 3.75 18% Good
3.25 to 3.50 18% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 17% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 28% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 8% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Reach

High School Class Rank

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

High School Class Rank for admitted Kutztown University of Pennsylvania students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 5%
Top 25% of class 20%
Top 50% of class 54%
Bottom 50% of class 46%
Bottom 25% of class 14%

Admission Statistics

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 3,962 3,213 7,175
Accepted 3,289 2,676 5,965
Acceptance Rate 83% 83% 83%
Enrolled 841 764 1,605
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 26% 29% 27%

Admission Requirements

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

Kutztown 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 Required

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
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=213349 IPEDS survey data for Kutztown University of Pennsylvania.