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Colleges / Arkansas State University-Newport

Arkansas State University-Newport

Newport, AR 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate93%
Acceptance Rate93%

Arkansas State University Newport Admissions

If you want to apply to Arkansas State University Newport, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

Arkansas State University Newport Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Arkansas State University Newport's admissions stats.

Arkansas State University Newport 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.2
Admissions Test Policy Test Optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 0%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 67%
Waitlist No

Arkansas State University-Newport Application Deadlines

Check with Arkansas State University-Newport directly for more info on application deadlines.


Applying Early to Arkansas State University Newport?


Arkansas State University-Newport may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with Arkansas State University Newport directly for more information about early applications.

➡️ See a list of some competetive colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.


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Is Arkansas State University Newport Challenging To Get Into?

Getting into Arkansas State University Newport is not competitive. Arkansas State University Newport has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2021, Arkansas State University Newport accepted 93% of all applicants, around 1,124 of the 1,204 students who applied.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Arkansas State University Newport, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores.

Transferring to Arkansas State University-Newport

Transfer student admissions is not competitive.

What Does Arkansas State University Newport Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are are most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis on the admissions factors where you shine. Curious about the factors that are considered by Arkansas State University Newport during the admissions process? Listed below are factors commonly taken into consideration during admissions decisions.

Make sure to check with Arkansas State University Newport for more information on admission factors.

Arkansas State University Newport Application Requirements

To apply to Arkansas State University Newport, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Arkansas State University Newport's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing


What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Arkansas State University Newport?

Students admitted to Arkansas State University Newport have an average unweighted GPA of 3.2.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Arkansas State University Newport considers ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Arkansas State University Newport is a test optional school. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2022, 0% of Arkansas State University Newport's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 67% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What's a Good SAT Score for Arkansas State University Newport?

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What's a Good ACT Score for Arkansas State University Newport?

To be most competitive at Arkansas State University Newport, you should strive to earn between 16 and 20 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 20 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Arkansas State University Newport's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 20, and three out of four students scored lower than 20 on the ACT.

A 16 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Arkansas State University Newport students. Only one out of every four students scored below 16.

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More Information on Transferring to Arkansas State University-Newport

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Arkansas State University Newport. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Arkansas State University Newport during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term


Arkansas State University Newport Admissions FAQs


Can I defer my acceptance to Arkansas State University Newport?

❌ Students who are admitted to Arkansas State University Newport must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Does Arkansas State University Newport accept transfer credits?

✅ Arkansas State University Newport accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Arkansas State University Newport accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • Life Long Learning Credit

Does Arkansas State University Newport accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

❌ Arkansas State University Newport does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Arkansas State University Newport?

❌ No, Arkansas State University Newport is test optional, so it's up to you if you want to submit test scores or not. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you may want to send them. If you scored lower than a school's average, you may want not want to include them in your application.

What is Arkansas State University Newport's acceptance rate?

✅ Arkansas State University Newport's acceptance rate is 93%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Arkansas State University Newport?

🟨 Arkansas State University Newport may or may not offer early decision. The school has not provided any information on early decision including ED acceptance rates.

What is the early action acceptance rate at Arkansas State University Newport?

🟨 Arkansas State University Newport may or may not offer early action. Information on early action including EA acceptance rates have not been provided.

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Arkansas State University Newport Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission

93%

How hard is it to get into Arkansas State University Newport? Arkansas State University Newport is a open admission institution. The Arkansas State University Newport acceptance rate is 93%. This means that the institution accepts 93 out of every 100 applicants.

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Arkansas State University Newport Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Arkansas State University Newport is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Arkansas State University Newport is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Arkansas State University Newport ACT Scores

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ACT Range

16 - 20

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

20 and Above

Good

16 to 20

Avg

16 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Arkansas State University Newport is 18. Students with an ACT score of 20 and above have a good chance of getting into Arkansas State University Newport. Students with an ACT score that falls between 16 and 20 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 16 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Arkansas State University Newport SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Arkansas State University Newport GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.24

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Arkansas State University Newport, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.24. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,829

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

93%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$2,856

Out-of-State

Unknown

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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