Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley: Admission & Tests

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Below is a brief overview of Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley general admissions procedures, application policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley admission criteria are very easy, in 2015-16 the school accepted 86 percent of those who apply.

The college doesn't require you to submit reference letters with your application and does not require admission test scores.

Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley normally will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for example, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$50
Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $65.00.

SAT Test Scores

Submitting the results of Scholastic Aptitude Test is a really important stage of the application procedure. 88% of applicants at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 420 to 580 on Critical Reading, from 430 to 600 on Math, and from 400 to 560 on Writing. Taking these numbers into account, if you got a score above 540 in SAT Critical Reading, 560 in SAT Math, and 520 in SAT Writing, that will most likely get you admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
390
500
540

SAT Math
400
520
560

SAT Writing
370
480
520

ACT Test Scores

Completing American College Test is unusual bit of the application at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley. Only 8 percent of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 18 to 28 on Composite, from 16 to 25 on English, from 16 to 28 on Math, and from 5 to 9 on Writing. Based off those numbers, if you have got above 26 in ACT Composite, 23 in ACT English, 25 in ACT Math, and 8 in ACT Writing, this should get you accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
17
23
26

ACT English
15
21
23

ACT Math
15
22
25

ACT Writing
5
7
8

Contact Admissions

Phone
(610)
285-5000
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley, please contact this college directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (610) 285-5000 or check Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley Website

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