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Mansfield University Admission Requirements

Mansfield, Pennsylvania

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Chances of getting into Mansfield University of Pennsylvania

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
96%
Admission Difficulty for Mansfield University of Pennsylvania
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionVery Low
How hard is it to get into Mansfield University and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at Mansfield University is 96%.  It ranks #109 in Pennsylvania for lowest rate of acceptance. Mansfield 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, 2,051 out of 2,136 applicants were admitted.

The school has extremely easy admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 72 percent (SAT 960/1130 ACT 16/22). Mansfield University of Pennsylvania typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.5. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top half of their high school class. 21% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

The Mansfield University application fee is $25 and applications are due by Jun 15.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Mansfield University of Pennsylvania. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 88% of students submitted SAT scores and 16% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..

Mansfield University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
960-1130
Applicants Submitting SAT
88%
SAT Scores for Mansfield University of Pennsylvania
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 480
SAT Math 25th 480
SAT Composite 25th 960
SAT Scores for Mansfield University of Pennsylvania
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 570
SAT Math 75th 560
SAT Composite 75th 1130
Average SAT Score 1050

SAT Scores you need to get in

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

Mansfield University of Pennsylvania typically prefers applicants to be in the top 68 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 960 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 870. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1050 out of 1600. Mansfield University ranks #50 in Pennsylvania for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 88 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Mansfield University of Pennsylvania admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1130 and Above Good >98%
1045 to 1130 Avg + 96%-98%
960 to 1045 Avg - 93%-96%
875 to 960 Reach 89%-93%
Less than 875 Low <89%
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Mansfield University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
16-22 
Applicants Submitting ACT
16%
ACT Scores for Mansfield University of Pennsylvania
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 14
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 16
ACT Scores for Mansfield University of Pennsylvania
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 22
ACT Math 75th 22
ACT Composite 75th 22
Average ACT Score 19

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Mansfield University?

Admission data indicates that Mansfield University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 13 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 19 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #59 in Pennsylvania for highest average ACT composite score. 16 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Mansfield University of Pennsylvania.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Mansfield University of Pennsylvania admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
22 and Above Good >98%
19 to 22 Avg + 96%-98%
16 to 19 Avg - 93%-96%
13 to 16 Reach 89%-93%
Less than 13 Low <89%
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Mansfield University GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.5
Typical High School Grades
B+

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

Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into Mansfield University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Mansfield University of Pennsylvania was 3.5 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #40 in Pennsylvania for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.5 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Mansfield University accepts 96% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Mansfield University of Pennsylvania students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
4.0 30.2% Avg +
3.75 to 3.99 15.1% Avg +
3.50 to 3.74 15.8% Avg -
3.25 to 3.49 11.6% Avg -
3.00 to 3.24 9.9% Reach
2.50 to 2.99 11.3% Reach
2.00 to 2.49 5.7% Reach
1.00 to 1.99 0% Reach
less than 1.00 0.0% Low

GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021

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High School Class Rank

75% of Mansfield University of Pennsylvania freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Mansfield University of Pennsylvania students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 11%
Top 25% of class 33%
Top 50% of class 75%
Data Source, Peterson's Data

Applying

Admission Statistics

Mansfield University of Pennsylvania admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,443 693 2,136
Accepted 1,400 651 2,051
Acceptance Rate 97% 94% 96%
Enrolled 267 157 424
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 19% 24% 21%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Jun 15, 2022
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2022 has passed. Applications were due on Jun 15, 2022.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Mansfield University of Pennsylvania is $25.

Application Requirements

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

Mansfield University of Pennsylvania Application Requirements
Test Scores Considered but not required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Considered but not required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Required

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Mansfield 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=213783 IPEDS survey data for Mansfield University of Pennsylvania.

FAQs

Does Mansfield University of Pennsylvania prefer SAT or ACT?

88% of students submit their SAT scores to Mansfield University. 16% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

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

96% of those who apply are granted admission to Mansfield University. Admission competition is and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Mansfield University of Pennsylvania?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 960 and 1130. 88% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Mansfield University of Pennsylvania?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 16 and 22. 16% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.