Iowa State University is known for being a non selective school. Around 18,000 applications are received by Iowa State University annually. With regards to the overall acceptance rate, it tends to be around 92 percent which equates to about 17,000 students being accepted to the school. But when the semester starts, about 5,550 students will choose Iowa State University as their school of choice. Based on the application data, 51% of the students were men while 48% were women, however, after being accepted, only 45 percent of the women decided to study at Iowa State University as compared to 54 percent of men who decided to enroll.

The undergraduate application fee requires by Iowa State University is $40. To apply to Iowa State University, you will need to present these documents: ACT/SAT scores, Completion of college-preparatory program, Secondary school GPA, Secondary school rank, and a Secondary school record. Students are requested to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Iowa State University when filling out the application. Usually, an ACT score of 22 - 28 or a 1,100 - 1,340 SAT score is the range in which applicants have greater chances to be accepted. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, and Dual credit.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2019 Admissions Cycle
Applications
18,246
Male 9,392
Female 8,854

 

Acceptance
16,786
Male 8,641
Female 8,145

 

Enrollment Total
5,548
Male 3,024
Female 2,524


Acceptance Rate
92%
Male
92%
Female
92%

 

Yield
33.1%
Male
35%
Female
31%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$40


Graduate

$60



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school rank
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)



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