Sam Houston State University Acceptance Rate, Average GPA, SAT and ACT Scores

Sam Houston State University, 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 Sam Houston State University. To learn more about GPA, SAT and ACT scores information, please follow the links below. If you want to find even more about Sam Houston State University, 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 2022 Selectivity

Selectivity selective
Fall 2022 acceptance rate 67%
Early decision acceptance rate N/A
Early action acceptance rate N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early action and early decision students) 67%

Fall 2022 Applications, Acceptances & Enrollments

Applicants 8,086
Female applicants 4,769
Male applicants 3,317
Applicants accepted 5,418
Female applicants accepted 3,239
Male applicants accepted 2,179
Freshman enrollment 2,259
Female freshman enrollment 1,318
Male freshman enrollment 941
Early decision applicants N/A
Early decision applicants accepted N/A
Early decision applicants enrolled N/A
Early action applicants N/A
Early action applicants accepted N/A
Early action applicants enrolled N/A
Total enrolled incoming freshmen who were accepted under early acceptance or early action N/A

Fall 2022 Wait List

School has a wait list No
Applicants placed on wait list N/A
Students accepting place on wait list N/A
Students accepted from wait list N/A

Fall 2022 High School Rank

Freshman students submitting high school class standing 94%

Fall 2022 High School GPA

Freshman students submitting high school GPA N/A
Average high school GPA N/A
High school GPA 25th-75th percentile range N/A
GPA breakdown N/A

Fall 2022 Freshman SAT Scores

Freshman students submitting SAT scores 82%
SAT Critical Reading average score 492
SAT Critical Reading 25th-75th percentile range 440-540
SAT Math average score 508
SAT Math 25th-75th percentile range: 460-550
SAT Writing average score N/A
SAT Writing 25th-75th percentile range N/A
SAT Essay 25th-75th percentile range N/A

Fall 2022 Freshman ACT Scores

Freshman students submitting ACT scores 54%
Average ACT Composite score 21
ACT Composite 25th-75th percentile range 19-23
ACT English 25th-75th percentile range 18-24
ACT Math 25th-75th percentile range 17-23