If you are planning on applying to Frostburg State University, the regular decision application deadline is February 15 and the fee for the application costs $30.
Here is an overiew of some of Frostburg State University's admissions stats.
|Frostburg State University 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.5|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||10%|
|Mean SAT Score||1091|
|Admissions Test Policy||Test Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||33%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||4%|
These are the application deadlines for Frostburg State University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
|Regular Decision||Yes||February 1||––|
Frostburg State University does not offer early decision but does offer early action.
➡️ Explore a list of some competetive colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Frostburg State University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines 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 prioritize the areas where you shine.
What does Frostburg State University consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
Make sure to check with Frostburg State University for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Frostburg State University, all applicants 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)||2.0|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Frostburg State University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
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%.
At Frostburg State University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||13%|
|3.50 and 3.74||15%|
|3.25 and 3.49||13%|
|3.00 and 3.24||13%|
|2.50 and 2.9||14%|
|2.00 and 2.49||6%|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Frostburg State University directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights 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.
Frostburg State University looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Frostburg State University has 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 2022, 33% of Frostburg State University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 4% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Frostburg State University applicants, you should aim to score between 995 and 1200 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Frostburg State University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1200 and 25% of scored lower than 995, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Frostburg State University student is 1091.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Frostburg State University students scored 590 or higher and 75% of students scored 500 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Frostburg State University students scored 610 or higher, and 75% scored a 500 or higher.
To be most competitive at Frostburg State University, you should strive to earn between 17 and 26 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 26 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Frostburg State University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 26, and three out of four students scored lower than 26 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
• Winter 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:
• CLEP subject tests
Do I have to submit test scores to Frostburg State University?
❌ No, Frostburg State University is test optional, so you can decide whether to submit your standardized test scores. If you have higher than average scores, 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 Frostburg State University's acceptance rate?
✅ Frostburg State University's acceptance rate is 85%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Frostburg State University?
❌ Frostburg State University does not offer early decision.
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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 85%. This means that the institution accepts 85 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer 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
26 and Above
17 to 26
17 and Less
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Frostburg State University is 22. Students with an ACT score of 26 and above have a good chance of getting into Frostburg State University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 17 and 26 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
1200 and Above
995 to 1200
995 and Less
The median SAT score for Frostburg State University students is 1091. Applicants with SAT scores of 1200 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Frostburg State University, while applicants with SAT scores between 995 to 1200 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 995 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 3.5. 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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