PrefRank: #198 overall

Penn State University

University Park, PA - Pennsylvania State University, PSU
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Official Admissions Statistics 2011 - 2012

Admission Overview

Applicants 41,545
Admitted 22,761
Acceptance rate 54.8%
Yield rate 31.9%

Acceptance Rate by Gender

Penn State University Acceptances by Gender

25th to 75th Percentile of Admitted Students

Penn State University's Average SAT Scores

This graph shows the 25th to 75th percentile SAT scores of admitted students at Penn State University.

Penn State University's average SAT scores fall between:

  • Verbal: 530 and 630
  • Math: 560 and 670
  • Writing: 530 and 640
 

Degree Completions

View All This table shows the number of students who graduated with a degree in the following fields:
Parchment Member Admissions Statistics

Parchment Members' Admissions Results

Applied 6782
Reported Results 1223
Accepted 1082 (88%) 88,12
Rejected 141
Attending 85
Yield Rate 8%


Admitted Members' Score Range
25th 50th 75th Percentile
GPA 3.48 3.70 3.88
SAT I 1830 1980 2100
Selectivity Index™ 623 713 804


Rejected Members' Score Range
25th 50th 75th Percentile
GPA 3.08 3.30 3.55
SAT I 1710 1785 1890
Selectivity Index™ 482 572 656


Stats last calculated: Sunday 19th of August 2012 06:00:08 AM
Newest applicant: 0 days, 15 hours, and 45 minutes ago.
All the above data except for Parchment Member Statistics is 'official' -- meaning that it was reported directly by this college -- and comes from the 2011 - 2012 academic year.
Peer Colleges

11.5,88.5 12% University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Campus

11.1,88.9 12% University of Maryland, College Park

8.9,91.1 9% Boston University

8.8,91.2 9% Drexel University

8.5,91.5 9% Syracuse University

7.7,92.3 8% Virginia Tech

7.6,92.4 8% University of Delaware

7.5,92.5 8% New York University

7.4,92.6 8% Ohio State University - Columbus

7.3,92.7 8% Temple University



Funding Sources by Type

Funding Sources