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California State University San Marcos

San Marcos, CA 4-Year Public http://www.csusm.edu/

California State University San Marcos Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective

62%

How hard is it to get into California State University San Marcos? California State University San Marcos is a somewhat selective institution. The California State University San Marcos acceptance rate is 62%. This means that the institution accepts 62 out of every 100 applicants.

California State University San Marcos Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Nov 29, 2020

Transfer Applications are Due

Nov 29, 2020

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to California State University San Marcos is Nov 29, 2020. There are 0 days left to apply.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications is unknown. There are 0 days left to apply.

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

California State University San Marcos ACT Scores

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ACT Range

17 - 22

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

22 and Above

Good

17 to 22

Avg

17 and Less

Low

ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to California State University San Marcos is 20. Students with an ACT score of 22 and above have a good chance of getting into California State University San Marcos. Students with an ACT score that falls between 17 and 22 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 17 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

California State University San Marcos SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

920 - 1120

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Math SAT Range

460 - 560

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Reading SAT Range

470 - 570

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1120 and Above

Good

920 to 1120

Avg

920 and Less

Low

SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for California State University San Marcos students is 20. Applicants with SAT scores of 22 and above have a good chance of being admitted to California State University San Marcos, while applicants with SAT scores between 17 to 22 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 17 have a low chance of being offered a spot at California State University San Marcos.

California State University San Marcos GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.37

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At California State University San Marcos, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.37. 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 provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

14,519

Campus Settings

Suburb

Acceptance Rate

62%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$13,454

Out-of-State

$22,958

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Nov 29

School Info

333 S Twin Oaks Valley Rd San Marcos, CA 92096-0001

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