|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
How hard is it to get into Penn State Shenango and can I get accepted? The school has a 75% acceptance rate ranking it #62 in Pennsylvania for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 123 out of 165 applicants were admitted making Penn State Shenango a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 70 percent. Of those applicants who were admitted, 52% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Penn State Shenango is a prized outcome for many students.
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|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||440|
|SAT Math 25th||460|
|SAT Composite 25th||900|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||540|
|SAT Math 75th||520|
|SAT Composite 75th||1060|
|Average SAT Score||980|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Penn State Shenango?
Penn State Shenango typically requires applicants to be in the top 78 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 900 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 980 out of 1600. The school ranks #92 in Pennsylvania for highest average SAT composite score. 38 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1060 and Above||Good||>84%|
|980 to 1060||Avg +||75%-84%|
|900 to 980||Avg -||64%-75%|
|820 to 900||Reach||51%-64%|
|Less than 820||Low||<51%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||13|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||19|
|ACT Math 75th||21|
|ACT Composite 75th||21|
|Average ACT Score||19|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Penn State Shenango?
Admission data indicates that Penn State Shenango 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 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 21 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #83 in Pennsylvania for highest average ACT composite score. 9 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Penn State Shenango.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|21 and Above||Good||>86%|
|19 to 21||Avg +||75%-86%|
|18 to 19||Avg -||68%-75%|
|17 to 18||Reach||60%-68%|
|Less than 17||Low||<60%|
Penn State Shenango has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||50%||54%||52%|
What are the requirements for admission to Penn State Shenango and what student information is used for 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|
|Subject||Percent of Class|
Buffalo, New York
Institute, West Virginia
Morrisville, New York
Princess Anne, Maryland
Union, New Jersey
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=214634 IPEDS survey data for Penn State Shenango.
38% of students submit their SAT scores to Penn State Shenango. 9% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
75% of those who apply are granted admission to Penn State Shenango. Admission competition is and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 900 and 1060. 38% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 18 and 21. 9% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.