Iowa State University is known for being a non selective selective school. Around 20,000 applications are received by Iowa State University annually. With regards to the overall acceptance rate, it tends to be around 88 percent which equates to about 18,000 students being accepted to the school. But when the semester starts, about 5,020 students will choose Iowa State University as their school of choice. Based on the application data, 52% of the students were men while 47% 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, 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 21 - 28 or a 1,010 - 1,310 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 enrollment.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2020 Admissions Cycle
Applications
20,223
Male 10,647
Female 9,576

 

Acceptance
17,891
Male 9,369
Female 8,522

 

Enrollment Total
5,017
Male 2,717
Female 2,300


Acceptance Rate
88.5%
Male
88%
Female
89%

 

Yield
28%
Male
29%
Female
27%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$40


Graduate

$60



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual enrollment

    Admission considerations

    Required

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



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