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Worcester Polytechnic Institute Admissions Statistics

Worcester Polytechnic Institute, as one of the top colleges ranked by major educational institutions, has impressed us by its high selectivity and student friendly application process during admissions. The following tables detail 2018 class profile, including total applications received, average high school GPA, SAT scores/ACT scores, and acceptance rates of Worcester Polytechnic Institute. To learn more about GPA, SAT and ACT scores information, please follow the links below. If you want to find even more about Worcester Polytechnic Institute, such as tuition fees and scholarships, you can click the link after tables to visit the school's official website.

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Admissions Stats

Fall 2020 Selectivity
Selectivity more selective
Fall 2020 acceptance rate 59%
Early decision acceptance rate N/A
Early action acceptance rate 70%
Acceptance rate (excluding early action and early decision students) 49%

Fall 2020 Applications, Acceptances & Enrollments
Applicants 6,660
Female applicants 1,650
Male applicants 5,010
Applicants accepted 3,933
Female applicants accepted 1,133
Male applicants accepted 2,800
Freshman enrollment 910
Female freshman enrollment 304
Male freshman enrollment 606
Early decision applicants N/A
Early decision applicants accepted N/A
Early decision applicants enrolled N/A
Early action applicants 3,158
Early action applicants accepted 2,217
Early action applicants enrolled 576
Total enrolled incoming freshmen who were accepted under early acceptance or early action 63%

Fall 2020 Wait List
School has a wait list Yes
Applicants placed on wait list 1,177
Students accepting place on wait list 436
Students accepted from wait list 17

Fall 2020 High School Rank
Freshman students submitting high school class standing 70%

Fall 2020 High School GPA
Freshman students submitting high school GPA 85%
Average high school GPA 3.8
High school GPA 25th-75th percentile range 3.7-4

Fall 2020 Freshman SAT Scores
Freshman students submitting SAT scores 90%
SAT Critical Reading average score 607
SAT Critical Reading 25th-75th percentile range 560-650
SAT Math average score 681
SAT Math 25th-75th percentile range: 630-730
SAT Writing average score 613
SAT Writing 25th-75th percentile range 560-660
SAT Essay 25th-75th percentile range N/A

Fall 2020 Freshman ACT Scores
Freshman students submitting ACT scores 29%
Average ACT Composite score 29
ACT Composite 25th-75th percentile range 26-31
ACT English 25th-75th percentile range N/A
ACT English score breakdown N/A
ACT Math 25th-75th percentile range N/A
ACT Math score breakdown N/A

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