If you are thinking about applying to Indiana State, the fee for the application costs $25. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.
Indiana 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 Indiana State is moderately difficult. Indiana State evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Indiana State **accepted 92% of students, around 12,438 of the 13,477 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Indiana State, 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 in the admissions process. 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 prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||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||Considered|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to Indiana State must submit the following items. Double check with Indiana State'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)||2.5|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Indiana State have an average unweighted GPA of 3.3.
Out of all students that were admitted, 78% submitted a class rank. At Indiana State 11% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 32% were in the top 25% and 70% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Indiana 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||15%|
|3.00 and 3.24||16%|
|2.50 and 2.9||31%|
|2.00 and 2.49||2%|
|Indiana State does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
Indiana State 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, 73% of Indiana State's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 22% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Indiana State applicants, you should strive to earn between 940 and 1133 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Indiana State 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1133 and 25% of scored lower than 940, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Indiana State student is 1038.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Indiana State 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 Indiana State students scored 570 or higher, and 75% scored a 460 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Indiana State, 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 Indiana State'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 Indiana State 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 Indiana State.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Indiana State during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Indiana State?
Students who are admitted to Indiana State must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does Indiana State accept transfer credits?
Indiana State accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Indiana State accepts:
CLEP subject tests DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit Excelsior College Examinations
Does Indiana State accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Indiana State does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits
Do I have to submit test scores to Indiana State?
Indiana State. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into Indiana State? Indiana State is a somewhat selective institution. The Indiana State acceptance rate is 92%. This means that the institution accepts 92 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Indiana State is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Indiana State is Continuous processing.
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 Indiana State is 21. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into Indiana State. 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
1133 and Above
940 to 1133
940 and Less
The median SAT score for Indiana State students is 1038. Applicants with SAT scores of 1133 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Indiana State, while applicants with SAT scores between 940 to 1133 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 940 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Indiana State.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Indiana State, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.27. 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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