If you are thinking about applying to East Tennessee State University, the application fee costs $25. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for fee waiver for their application.
East Tennessee State University does not offer early decision or early action..
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
Getting into East Tennessee State University is moderately difficult. East Tennessee State University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, East Tennessee State University accepted 78% of all applicants., around 6,808 of the 8,686 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like East Tennessee State University, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the areas where you're strong.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Extracurricular Activities||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|Application Essay||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Important|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to East Tennessee State University must submit the following items. Double check with East Tennessee State University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for some||Details (if any)|
|Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale)||2.3|
|Other Requirements||√||minimum 2.3 high school GPA or ACT score of 19|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Out of all students that were admitted, 53.48% submitted a class rank. At East Tennessee State University 20.49% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 46.77% were in the top 25% and 74.74% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At East Tennessee State University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
East Tennessee State University does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 0.39% of East Tennessee State University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 85.6% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
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To be most competitive at East Tennessee State University, you should strive to earn between 20 and 27 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 27 means you fall in the 75th percentile for East Tennessee State University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 27, and three out of four students scored lower than 27 on the ACT.
A 20 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for East Tennessee State University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 20.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to East Tennessee State University.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is August 15.
Transfer students can enroll in East Tennessee State University during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to East Tennessee State University?
Students who are admitted to East Tennessee State University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does East Tennessee State University accept transfer credits?
East Tennessee State University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. East Tennessee State University accepts:
CLEP subject tests
Does East Tennessee State University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
East Tennessee State University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to East Tennessee State University?
East Tennessee State University. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into East Tennessee State University? East Tennessee State University is a somewhat selective institution. The East Tennessee State University acceptance rate is 78%. This means that the institution accepts 78 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to East Tennessee State University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to East Tennessee State University is Aug 15.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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