Penn State Hazleton Admission RequirementsHazleton, Pennsylvania
Chances of getting into Penn State Hazleton
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into Penn State Hazleton and can I get accepted? The school has a 86% acceptance rate ranking it #101 in Pennsylvania for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 406 out of 473 applicants were admitted making Penn State Hazleton an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has average requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 61 percent. Only 49% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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Penn State Hazleton SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT77%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||460|
|SAT Math 25th||470|
|SAT Composite 25th||930|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||580|
|SAT Math 75th||560|
|SAT Composite 75th||1140|
|Average SAT Score||1040|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Penn State Hazleton?
Penn State Hazleton typically requires applicants to be in the top 73 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 930 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 820. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1040 out of 1600. The school ranks #78 in Pennsylvania for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 77 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.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1140 and Above||Good||>91%|
|1035 to 1140||Avg +||86%-91%|
|930 to 1035||Avg -||78%-86%|
|825 to 930||Reach||68%-78%|
|Less than 825||Low||<68%|
Penn State Hazleton ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT6%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||18|
|ACT Math 25th||20|
|ACT Composite 25th||20|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||28|
|ACT Math 75th||29|
|ACT Composite 75th||28|
|Average ACT Score||24|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Penn State Hazleton?
Admission data indicates that Penn State Hazleton regularly accepts students with ACT's of 20 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 49 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 24 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 28 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #33 in Pennsylvania for highest average ACT composite score. 6 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Penn State Hazleton.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|28 and Above||Good||>91%|
|24 to 28||Avg +||86%-91%|
|20 to 24||Avg -||78%-86%|
|16 to 20||Reach||68%-78%|
|Less than 16||Low||<68%|
Penn State Hazleton has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||49%||50%||49%|
What are the requirements for admission to Penn State Hazleton and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|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|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=214768 IPEDS survey data for Penn State Hazleton.
Frequently Asked Questions
77% of students submit their SAT scores to Penn State Hazleton. 6% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
86% of those who apply are granted admission to Penn State Hazleton. Admission competition is and the college has average admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 930 and 1140. 77% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.