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Pitt-Bradford Admission Requirements


Acceptance Rate

54.4%
Admission Difficulty for University of Pittsburgh Bradford
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsEasy
Applicant CompetitionAverage

Can I get into Pitt-Bradford? The school has a 54% acceptance rate. Last year, 2,001 out of 3,681 applicants were admitted making Pitt-Bradford a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants.  Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 49 percent. University of Pittsburgh Bradford typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 17% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
1060-1230
Applicants Submitting SAT
89%
SAT Scores for University of Pittsburgh Bradford
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 540
SAT Math 25th 520
SAT Composite 25th 1060
SAT Scores for University of Pittsburgh Bradford
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 640
SAT Math 75th 590
SAT Composite 75th 1230
Estimated Average SAT 1150
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of Pittsburgh Bradford?

University of Pittsburgh Bradford typically requires applicants to be in the top 49 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1060 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 1150 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 89 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

University of Pittsburgh Bradford admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1230 and Above Good >67%
1145 to 1230 Avg + 54%-67%
1060 to 1145 Avg - 41%-54%
975 to 1060 Reach 29%-41%
Less than 975 Low <29%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
20-24 
Applicants Submitting ACT
22%
ACT Scores for University of Pittsburgh Bradford
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 19
ACT Math 25th 19
ACT Composite 25th 20
ACT Scores for University of Pittsburgh Bradford
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 23
ACT Math 75th 24
ACT Composite 75th 24
Estimated Average ACT 22
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Pitt-Bradford?

Admission data indicates that Pitt-Bradford 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 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 24 and above have very competitive chances. 22 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Pittsburgh Bradford.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

University of Pittsburgh Bradford admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
24 and Above Good >67%
22 to 24 Avg + 54%-67%
20 to 22 Avg - 41%-54%
18 to 20 Reach 29%-41%
Less than 18 Low <29%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Avg. High School GPA
3.18
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into University of Pittsburgh Bradford. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Pittsburgh Bradford was 3.18 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Pitt-Bradford accepts 54% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted University of Pittsburgh Bradford students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 16% Good
3.50 to 3.75 16% Good
3.25 to 3.50 14% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 18% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 28% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 8% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

62% of University of Pittsburgh Bradford freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted University of Pittsburgh Bradford students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 7%
Top 25% of class 24%
Top 50% of class 62%
Bottom 50% of class 38%
Bottom 25% of class 8%

Admission Statistics

University of Pittsburgh Bradford admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 2,205 1,476 3,681
Accepted 1,224 777 2,001
Acceptance Rate 56% 53% 54%
Enrolled 203 141 344
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 17% 18% 17%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to University of Pittsburgh Bradford and what considerations affect admission decisions?

University of Pittsburgh Bradford Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at University of Pittsburgh Bradford
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=215266 IPEDS survey data for University of Pittsburgh Bradford.