P
Public 4 Year

Penn State Harrisburg Admission Requirements

Middletown, Pennsylvania

 0 Reviews

Chances of getting into Penn State Harrisburg

Penn State Harrisburg SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT
78%
SAT Scores for Penn State Harrisburg
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Penn State Harrisburg
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 2019 starting class

Penn State Harrisburg ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT
13%
ACT Scores for Penn State Harrisburg
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Penn State Harrisburg
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 2019 starting class

Penn State Harrisburg GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.08
Typical High School Grades
B

What GPA do you need to get into Penn State Harrisburg?

Applicants need about average high school grades to get into Penn State Harrisburg. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Penn State Harrisburg was 3.08 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #0 in Pennsylvania for highest average GPA.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Penn State Harrisburg students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 4% Good
3.50 to 3.75 12% Good
3.25 to 3.50 22% Good
3.00 to 3.25 21% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 34% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 7% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

High School Class Rank

80% of Penn State Harrisburg freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Penn State Harrisburg students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 10%
Top 25% of class 36%
Top 50% of class 80%
Bottom 50% of class 20%
Bottom 25% of class 2%
Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

Applying

Fall 2021 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Feb 1, 2021
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2021 has passed. Applications were due on Feb 1, 2021.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Penn State Harrisburg is $65.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Penn State Harrisburg and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Penn State Harrisburg Admission Requirements
Test Scores
High School GPA
High School Class Rank
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
Demonstration of Competencies

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Penn State Harrisburg
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=214713 IPEDS survey data for Penn State Harrisburg.

FAQs

Does Penn State Harrisburg prefer SAT or ACT?

78% of students submit their SAT scores to Penn State Harrisburg. 13% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Penn State Harrisburg?

76% of those who apply are granted admission to Penn State Harrisburg. Admission competition is and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.