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Pennsylvania State University

Your Combined ACT:
SAT Math + Verbal:
Your Chances at PSU
(on ACT score alone)
Your Chances at PSU
(on SAT score alone)
Men
Women
# Applicants
21,192
20,353
# Admitted
11,180
11,581
% Admitted
52.8%
56.9%
% Overall
54.8%

Students who got into PSU:

Tips mention: Interview (0), ACT/SAT (28), Grades (48), Sports/Extracurriculars (14), College Essay (14)
Have an IQ above 90 and love to drinkJul 15 2014Engineering Department
SAT: 2290 Male
I scored very high academically, scored well on theMay 10 2014English
I scored very high academically, scored well on the SAT, and applied to get into this university.
Female
I was a transfer student, I needed a 2May 03 2014Business - Management and Administration
I was a transfer student, I needed a 2.0 GPA to get in the program (although I had 4.0).
Female
Work hard in high schoolMar 14 2014Biology
Work hard in high school. It really is not too hard to get into Penn State, especially if you are a Pennsylvania resident. If you are serious about applying to Penn State and chose to major in the biological sciences, I would advise applying to the Schreyer's Honors College Program; class sizes are significantly smaller with more grade opportunities and the professors overall do care more about students in those types of classes.
ACT: 29 SAT: 1300 Male
Getting in isn't very hard, and you will findFeb 26 2014Chemical Engineering
Getting in isn't very hard, and you will find once you're here that the academic competition isn't very high. there are some very brilliant people, but it also seems like in the more challenging classes almost half of the students eventually drop the class and have to take it over again
ACT: 30 SAT: 1850 Male

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