Iowa State University is known for being a non 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 91 percent which equates to about 19,000 students being accepted to the school. But when the semester starts, about 5,380 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 46 percent of the women decided to study at Iowa State University as compared to 53 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: 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 1,090 - 1,320 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 2021 Admissions Cycle
Applications
20,357
Male 10,394
Female 9,963

 

Acceptance
18,524
Male 9,356
Female 9,167

 

Enrollment Total
5,375
Male 2,900
Female 2,475


Acceptance Rate
91%
Male
90%
Female
92%

 

Yield
29%
Male
31%
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

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



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