Dubois, Pennsylvania

Penn State Dubois Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Penn State Dubois

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for Penn State Dubois
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsChallenging
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into Penn State Dubois and can I get accepted? The school has a 84% acceptance rate ranking it #95 in Pennsylvania for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 390 out of 465 applicants were admitted making Penn State Dubois an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has challenging requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 40 percent. Only 34% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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Penn State Dubois SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Penn State Dubois
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 540
SAT Math 25th 530
SAT Composite 25th 1070
SAT Scores for Penn State Dubois
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 640
SAT Math 75th 620
SAT Composite 75th 1260
Average SAT Score 1170

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What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Penn State Dubois?

Penn State Dubois typically requires applicants to be in the top 47 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1070 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 1170 out of 1600. The school ranks #49 in Pennsylvania for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 68 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

Penn State Dubois admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1260 and Above Good >90%
1165 to 1260 Avg + 84%-90%
1070 to 1165 Avg - 76%-84%
975 to 1070 Reach 64%-76%
Less than 975 Low <64%
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Penn State Dubois ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Penn State Dubois
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 22
ACT Math 25th 21
ACT Composite 25th 23
ACT Scores for Penn State Dubois
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 30
ACT Math 75th 29
ACT Composite 75th 32
Average ACT Score 27

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Penn State Dubois?

Admission data indicates that Penn State Dubois regularly accepts students with ACT's of 23 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 32 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 28 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 32 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #13 in Pennsylvania for highest average ACT composite score. 2 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Penn State Dubois.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Penn State Dubois admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
32 and Above Good >90%
27 to 32 Avg + 84%-90%
23 to 27 Avg - 77%-84%
19 to 23 Reach 67%-77%
Less than 19 Low <67%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Penn State Dubois has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

Admission Statistics

Penn State Dubois admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 190 275 465
Accepted 160 230 390
Acceptance Rate 84% 84% 84%
Enrolled 41 91 132
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 26% 40% 34%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Penn State Dubois and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Penn State Dubois Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Penn State Dubois
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=214740 IPEDS survey data for Penn State Dubois.