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Pensacola State College Admissions

If you are considering submitting an application to Pensacola State College, the regular decision application deadline is August 30 and the fee for the application is $30.

Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may be eligible for an application fee waiver.

Students who submit their applications for Fall should hear back from Pensacola State College by August 30.

Pensacola State College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Pensacola State College 2021 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 2.5
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not even considered
Waitlist No

Applying Early to Pensacola State College?

Pensacola State College 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.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

How Hard Is It To Get Admitted to Pensacola State College?

Getting into Pensacola State College is not competitive. Pensacola State College has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2021, Pensacola State College **accepted , around 1,359 of the 1,359 students who applied.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Pensacola State College, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores. Admissions to some health-related programs is program moderately difficult.

Transfer student admissions is not competitive.

What's Most Important to Get In to Pensacola State College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider most important 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 strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis the areas where you shine.

Pensacola State College Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to Pensacola State College must submit the following items. Double check with Pensacola State College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Pensacola State College?

Students admitted to Pensacola State College have an average unweighted GPA of 2.5.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At Pensacola State College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges
3.75 and 3.99 3.97%
3.50 and 3.74 12.07%
3.25 and 3.49 13.54%
3.00 and 3.24 18.25%
2.50 and 2.9 21.41%
2.00 and 2.49 13.1%

Pensacola State College doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Pensacola State College 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.

Transferring to Pensacola State College

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Pensacola State College.

For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is August 30. Applicants should hear back by August 30.

Transfer students can enroll in Pensacola State College during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term

Pensacola State College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Pensacola State College?

Students who are admitted to Pensacola State College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Does Pensacola State College accept transfer credits?

Pensacola State College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Pensacola State College accepts:

  • CLEP subject tests
  • ACE recommendations for credit
  • Excelsior College Examinations

Does Pensacola State College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

Pensacola State College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Pensacola State College?

Pensacola State College is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

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How hard is it to get into Pensacola State College? Pensacola State College is a open admission institution. The Pensacola State College acceptance rate is 100%. This means that the institution accepts 100 out of every 100 applicants.



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Pensacola State College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 30

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 30

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Pensacola State College is Aug 30.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Pensacola State College is Aug 30.

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

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Pensacola State College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Pensacola State College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.54. 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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