If you are considering submitting an applicationto Frostburg State University, the regular decision application deadline is February 15 and the fee for the application costs $30. 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.
Frostburg State University does not offer early decision but does offer 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.
Frostburg State University is amoderately difficult school to get into. Frostburg State University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Frostburg State University accepted 74% of all applicants., around 3,191 of the 4,335 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Frostburg 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 determines 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 apply to colleges that put the most emphasis the areas where you stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
To apply, all applicants to Frostburg State University must submit the following items. Double check with Frostburg State University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for some||Details (if any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale)||2|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Frostburg State University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.3.
Out of all students that were admitted, 63% submitted a class rank. At Frostburg State University 10% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 29% were in the top 25% and 61% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Frostburg State University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||13%|
|3.50 and 3.74||14%|
|3.25 and 3.49||14%|
|3.00 and 3.24||13%|
|2.50 and 2.9||20%|
|2.00 and 2.49||9%|
|Frostburg State University does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
Frostburg State University is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 86% of Frostburg State University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 15% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Frostburg State University applicants, you should strive to earn between 910 and 1120 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Frostburg State University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1120 and 25% of scored lower than 910, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Frostburg State University student is 1025.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Frostburg State University students scored 560 or higher and 75% of students scored 460 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Frostburg State University students scored 570 or higher, and 75% scored a 460 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Frostburg State University, you should strive to earn between 17 and 24 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Frostburg State University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 24, and three out of four students scored lower than 24 on the ACT.
A 17 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Frostburg State University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 17.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Frostburg State University.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is June 1. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Frostburg State University during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Winter Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Frostburg State University?
Students who are admitted to Frostburg 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 Frostburg State University accept transfer credits?
Frostburg State University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Frostburg State University accepts:
ACE recommendations for credit
Does Frostburg State University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
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Do I have to submit test scores to Frostburg State University?
Frostburg State University. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into Frostburg State University? Frostburg State University is a somewhat selective institution. The Frostburg State University acceptance rate is 74%. This means that the institution accepts 73 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Frostburg State University is Feb 15.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Frostburg State University is Jun 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Frostburg State University is 21. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into Frostburg State University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 17 and 24 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.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1120 and Above
910 to 1120
910 and Less
The median SAT score for Frostburg State University students is 1025. Applicants with SAT scores of 1120 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Frostburg State University, while applicants with SAT scores between 910 to 1120 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 910 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Frostburg State University.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Frostburg State University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.3. 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.
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