If you are applying to Indiana State, the fee for the application is $25.
Here is an overiew of some of Indiana State's admissions stats.
|Indiana State 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.3|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||14%|
|Mean SAT Score||1042|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||47%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||13%|
These are the application deadlines for Indiana State University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Indiana State does not offer early decision or early action.
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Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Indiana State 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 decides which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. When assembling 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 prioritize the areas where you stand out.
What does Indiana State 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||Considered|
Make sure to check with Indiana State for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Indiana State, all applicants 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(S) of College Record|
|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, 73% submitted a class rank. At Indiana State 14% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 34% were in the top 25% and 67% were in the top 50%.
At Indiana State University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||14%|
|3.50 and 3.74||15%|
|3.25 and 3.49||14%|
|3.00 and 3.24||14%|
|2.50 and 2.9||28%|
|2.00 and 2.49||4%|
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 Indiana State 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.
Indiana State considers ACT or SAT scores as part of 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 2022, 47% of Indiana State's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 13% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Indiana State applicants, you should aim to score between 930 and 1140 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Indiana State 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1140 and 25% of scored lower than 930, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Indiana State student is 1042.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Indiana State students scored 570 or higher and 75% of students scored 470 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Indiana State students scored 580 or higher, and 75% scored a 470 or higher.
To be most competitive at Indiana State, you should strive to earn between 18 and 25 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 25 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Indiana State's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 25, and three out of four students scored lower than 25 on the ACT.
A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Indiana State students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.
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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?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Indiana State.
Does Indiana State accept transfer credits?
✅ Indiana State accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Indiana State accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • 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.
What is Indiana State's acceptance rate?
✅ The acceptance rate for Indiana State is 94%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Indiana State?
❌ Indiana State does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into Indiana State? Indiana State is a somewhat selective institution. The Indiana State acceptance rate is 94%. This means that the institution accepts 93 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer 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
25 and Above
18 to 25
18 and Less
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Indiana State is 22. Students with an ACT score of 25 and above have a good chance of getting into Indiana State. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 25 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 18 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1140 and Above
930 to 1140
930 and Less
The median SAT score for Indiana State students is 1042. Applicants with SAT scores of 1140 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Indiana State, while applicants with SAT scores between 930 to 1140 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 930 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 3.29. 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.
Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved
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