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Oregon Institute of Technology

Klamath Falls, OR 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate91%
Acceptance Rate91%

OIT Admissions

If you are applying to OIT, the regular decision application deadline is September 4 and the application fee is $50.

OIT Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of OIT's admissions stats.

OIT 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.5
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 23.6%
Admissions Test Policy Test Optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 11.7%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 9.9%
Waitlist No

Oregon Institute of Technology Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Oregon Institute of Technology.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I Info Not Available –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

Applying Early to OIT?

Oregon Institute of Technology may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with OIT directly for more information about early applications.

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

More on Oregon Institute of Technology Admissions

Is OIT Challenging To Get Into?

It is moderately difficult to get into OIT.

In 2021, OIT accepted 91% of students, about 4,162 from 4,593 applicants.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like OIT, 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.

Transferring to Oregon Institute of Technology

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to OIT

OIT has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into OIT?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides 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 strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you stand out.

Admissions Factors at OIT

What does OIT consider 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
Standardized Test Scores Considered

Make sure to check with OIT for more information on admission factors.

OIT 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to OIT, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with OIT's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Transcript(S) of College Record
Standardized Test Scores
Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 3.0
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into OIT?

Students admitted to OIT have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.

Out of all students that were admitted, 41% submitted a class rank. At OIT 23.6% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 56% were in the top 25% and 86.3% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Oregon Institute of Technology, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA 14.8%
3.75 and 3.99 19.8%
3.50 and 3.74 23.4%
3.25 and 3.49 15.3%
3.00 and 3.24 16.9%
2.50 and 2.9 9.6%
2.00 and 2.49 0.2%

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 OIT directly.

About GPAs

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.

Standardized Test Scores

OIT considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

OIT is a test optional school. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2022, 11.7% of OIT's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 9.9% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for OIT?

To be competitive with other OIT applicants, you should aim to earn between 1090 and 1270 (or higher!) on the SAT. At OIT 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1270 and 25% of scored lower than 1090, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of OIT students scored 650 or higher and 75% of students scored 538 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of OIT students scored 650 or higher, and 75% scored a 538 or higher.

What is a Good ACT Score for OIT?

To be most competitive at OIT, you should strive to earn between 21 and 28 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 28 means you fall in the 75th percentile for OIT's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 28, and three out of four students scored lower than 28 on the ACT.

A 21 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for OIT students. Only one out of every four students scored below 21.

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 Oregon Institute of Technology

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

Transfer students can enroll in OIT during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

OIT Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to OIT?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to OIT.

Does OIT accept transfer credits?

✅ OIT accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. OIT accepts:

• CLEP subject tests

Does OIT accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

❌ OIT does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to OIT?

❌ No, OIT is test optional, so you can make the call if you want to to include 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 it might make sense to leave them out of your application.

What is OIT's acceptance rate?

✅ OIT has an acceptance rate of 91%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at OIT?

🟨 OIT may or may not offer early decision. The school has not provided any information on early decision including ED acceptance rates.

Want To Learn More About OIT?

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OIT Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into OIT? OIT is a somewhat selective institution. The OIT acceptance rate is 91%. This means that the institution accepts 90 out of every 100 applicants.


OIT Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Sep 4

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to OIT is Sep 4.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to OIT is Continuous processing.

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

OIT ACT Scores


ACT Range

21 - 28

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

28 and Above


21 to 28


21 and Less


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OIT SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1090 - 1270


Math SAT Range

528 - 650


Reading SAT Range

538 - 650


Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At OIT, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.51. 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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