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Colleges / Oklahoma State University

Oklahoma State University

Stillwater, OK 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate68%
Acceptance Rate68%

Oklahoma State University Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to Oklahoma State University, the application fee costs $40.

Oklahoma State University Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Oklahoma State University's admissions stats.

Oklahoma State University 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.6
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 28%
Mean SAT Score 1139
Admissions Test Policy Test Optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 20%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 76%
Waitlist No

Oklahoma State University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Oklahoma State University.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

Considering Applying Early to Oklahoma State University?

Oklahoma State University does not offer early decision or early action.

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

More on Oklahoma State University Admissions

Transferring to Oklahoma State University

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Oklahoma State University

Oklahoma State University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Oklahoma State University?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding 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 strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Oklahoma State University

Wondering what factors are considered by Oklahoma State University during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Class Rank Very Important
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Application Essay Important
Recommendation(s) Considered

Make sure to check with Oklahoma State University for more information on admission factors.

Oklahoma State University Application Requirements

To apply to Oklahoma State University, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Oklahoma 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)
Transcript(S) of College Record
Standardized Test Scores
Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Oklahoma State University?

Students admitted to Oklahoma State University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.6.

Out of all students that were admitted, 80% submitted a class rank. At Oklahoma State University 28% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 56% were in the top 25% and 84% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Oklahoma State University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA 21.53%
3.75 and 3.99 24.9%
3.50 and 3.74 25.96%
3.25 and 3.49 12.36%
3.00 and 3.24 10.17%
2.50 and 2.9 4.87%
2.00 and 2.49 0.21%

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 Oklahoma State University directly.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects 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.

Standardized Test Scores

Oklahoma State University considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

Oklahoma 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, 20% of Oklahoma State University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 76% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for Oklahoma State University?

To be competitive with other Oklahoma State University applicants, you should strive to score between 1045 and 1250 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Oklahoma State University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1250 and 25% of scored lower than 1045, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Oklahoma State University student is 1139.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Oklahoma State University students scored 620 or higher and 75% of students scored 530 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Oklahoma State University students scored 630 or higher, and 75% scored a 530 or higher.

What is a Good ACT Score for Oklahoma State University?

To be most competitive at Oklahoma State University, you should strive to earn between 20 and 27 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 27 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Oklahoma State University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 27, and three out of four students scored lower than 27 on the ACT.

A 20 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Oklahoma State University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 20.

Want To Bring Up Your ACT Score? Access ACT practice tests and study tips and see upcoming ACT test dates.

More Information on Transferring to Oklahoma State University

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Oklahoma State University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Oklahoma State University during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Oklahoma State University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Oklahoma State University?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Oklahoma State University.

Does Oklahoma State University accept transfer credits?

✅ Oklahoma State University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Oklahoma State University accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does Oklahoma State University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Oklahoma State University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Oklahoma State University?

❌ No, Oklahoma State University is test optional, so you can choose whether or not to send your test scores. If you have higher than average scores, you probably want to include them. If you scored lower than a school's average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application.

What is Oklahoma State University's acceptance rate?

✅ The acceptance rate for Oklahoma State University is 68%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Oklahoma State University?

❌ Oklahoma State University does not offer early decision.

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Oklahoma State University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Oklahoma State University? Oklahoma State University is a somewhat selective institution. The Oklahoma State University acceptance rate is 68%. This means that the institution accepts 68 out of every 100 applicants.


Oklahoma State University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Oklahoma State University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Oklahoma State University is Continuous processing.

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

Oklahoma State University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1045 - 1250


Math SAT Range

520 - 620


Reading SAT Range

530 - 630

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1250 and Above


1045 to 1250


1045 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Oklahoma State University students is 1139. Applicants with SAT scores of 1250 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Oklahoma State University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1045 to 1250 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1045 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Oklahoma State University.

Oklahoma State University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Oklahoma State University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.63. 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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Campus Setting

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