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Chances of getting into West Virginia University Institute of Technology

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
51.1%
Admission Difficulty for West Virginia University Institute of Technology
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery Easy
Applicant CompetitionAverage
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How hard is it to get into West Virginia University Tech and can I get accepted? The school has a 51% acceptance rate ranking it #5 in West Virginia for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 636 out of 1,245 applicants were admitted making West Virginia University Tech a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants.  Academically, it has very easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 68 percent. West Virginia University Institute of Technology typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Of those applicants who were admitted, 50% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by West Virginia University Institute of Technology is a prized outcome for many students. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

Test Requirements

You must submit admission test scores with your application. West Virginia University Institute of Technology is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

West Virginia University Tech SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
930-1130
Applicants Submitting SAT
27%
SAT Scores for West Virginia University Institute of Technology
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 470
SAT Math 25th 460
SAT Composite 25th 930
SAT Scores for West Virginia University Institute of Technology
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 570
SAT Math 75th 560
SAT Composite 75th 1130
Average SAT Score 1030

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to West Virginia University Institute of Technology?

West Virginia University Institute of Technology typically prefers 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 830. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1030 out of 1600. The school ranks #8 in West Virginia for highest average SAT composite score. 27 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

West Virginia University Institute of Technology admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1130 and Above Good >64%
1030 to 1130 Avg + 51%-64%
930 to 1030 Avg - 38%-51%
830 to 930 Reach 26%-38%
Less than 830 Low <26%
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West Virginia University Tech ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
18-24 
Applicants Submitting ACT
87%
ACT Scores for West Virginia University Institute of Technology
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 16
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 18
ACT Scores for West Virginia University Institute of Technology
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 23
ACT Math 75th 24
ACT Composite 75th 24
Average ACT Score 21

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into West Virginia University Tech?

Admission data indicates that West Virginia University Tech 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 15 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 21 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 24 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #5 in West Virginia for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 87 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to West Virginia University Institute of Technology.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

West Virginia University Institute of Technology admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
24 and Above Good >64%
21 to 24 Avg + 51%-64%
18 to 21 Avg - 38%-51%
15 to 18 Reach 26%-38%
Less than 15 Low <26%
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West Virginia University Tech GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.18
Typical High School Grades
B

What GPA do you need to get into West Virginia University Institute of Technology?

Applicants need about average high school grades to get into West Virginia University Tech. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at West Virginia University Institute of Technology was 3.18 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #13 in West Virginia for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as West Virginia University Tech accepts 51% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted West Virginia University Institute of Technology students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 19% Good
3.50 to 3.75 12% Good
3.25 to 3.50 18% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 18% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 21% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 10% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 2% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

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High School Class Rank

71% of West Virginia University Institute of Technology freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted West Virginia University Institute of Technology students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 11%
Top 25% of class 36%
Top 50% of class 71%
Bottom 50% of class 29%
Bottom 25% of class 8%
Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

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Admission Statistics

West Virginia University Institute of Technology admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 624 621 1,245
Accepted 318 318 636
Acceptance Rate 51% 51% 51%
Enrolled 141 180 321
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 44% 57% 50%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Fall 2021 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 1, 2021
Days left to Apply
52

Applicants have 52 days left until the Fall 2021 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2021.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to West Virginia University Institute of Technology is $0.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to West Virginia University Institute of Technology and what student information is used for admission decisions?

West Virginia University Institute of Technology Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Neither required nor 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 West Virginia University Institute of Technology
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=237950 IPEDS survey data for West Virginia University Institute of Technology.

FAQs

Does West Virginia University Institute of Technology prefer SAT or ACT?

27% of students submit their SAT scores to West Virginia University Tech. 87% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into West Virginia University Institute of Technology?

51% of those who apply are granted admission to West Virginia University Tech. Admission competition is low and the college has very easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for West Virginia University Institute of Technology?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 930 and 1130. 27% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for West Virginia University Institute of Technology?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 18 and 24. 87% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.