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Boise State University

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Your Chances at BSU
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Your Chances at BSU
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Men
Women
# Applicants
3,669
4,153
# Admitted
2,687
3,391
% Admitted
73.2%
81.7%
% Overall
77.7%

Students who got into BSU:

Tips mention: Interview (0), ACT/SAT (5), Grades (7), Sports/Extracurriculars (0), College Essay (0)
Not too difficult to get in, definitely beneficial ifSep 08 2016Kinesiology
Not too difficult to get in, definitely beneficial if an out of state student to have a good gpa to qualify for the WUE or GEM scholarship.
Female
I didnt have the best ofJun 09 2010Criminal
I didnt have the best of grades but if you show that your passionate about the university they will probably let you in.
ACT: 16 Male
I applied with a VERY HIGHApr 21 2010English
I applied with a VERY HIGH GPA from another university. My GPA went down. However, they only require a 2.0, which is fine because my old uni had open enrollment.

I don't reccommend anybody going to this school. You will not be trained competitively in your field, you will not leave with any knowledge that will help. In fact, transferring from another, more rigorous college seemed to be a liability because it meant I'd been taught to have the nerve to think about assignments.
Female

They will let anyone into this university as longDec 04 2009Political Science
They will let anyone into this university as long as you have above a 1.5 gpa.
Male
I just appliedMay 26 2008Civil Engineering
I just applied. It was pretty easy since I had already gone to another college previously. Even without college coursework my SAT and high school gpa would allowed me to get in. All I can recommend is that you get a solid background in math and science in high school. Really apply yourself and take some challenging courses because college is twice as hard no matter what you major in!

If you want to go to nursing school and can't get in at BSU apply at University of Eastern Oregon in La Grande. The tuition at that school is the same instate or out of state for ALL students. One student I know who was the shy, quiet type really excelled there in Chemistry. Not much happens at EOU so for some students it's the way to go. Others would be bored silly.
SAT: 1310 Female

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