Pennsylvania State University Penn State New Kensington: Admission & Tests

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Below is a brief review of Pennsylvania State University Penn State New Kensington 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 New Kensington admission criteria are rather easy, in 2015/16 the college accepted 79 percent of the applicants.

This school doesn't require you to submit reference letters with your application and doesn't require admission test scores.

Pennsylvania State University Penn State New Kensington usually 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 New Kensington requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Pennsylvania State University Penn State New Kensington is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $65.00.

SAT Test Scores

Submitting the results of Scholastic Ability Test is a necessary part of the application procedure. 93% of applicants at Pennsylvania State University Penn State New Kensington completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 420 to 550 on Critical Reading, from 420 to 570 on Math, and from 390 to 530 on Writing. Taking these numbers into account, if you have got above 520 in SAT Critical Reading, 530 in SAT Math, and 490 in SAT Writing, that should get you admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
390
490
520

SAT Math
390
500
530

SAT Writing
360
460
490

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is uncommon bit of the application procedure at Pennsylvania State University Penn State New Kensington. Only 4 percent of applicants submitted results of their ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 18 to 24 on Composite, from 15 to 23 on English, from 17 to 28 on Math, and from 6 to 8 on Writing. It looks like if you have got above 23 in ACT Composite, 21 in ACT English, 26 in ACT Math, and 8 in ACT Writing, that is enough to be admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
17
21
23

ACT English
14
19
21

ACT Math
16
23
26

ACT Writing
6
7
8

Contact Admissions

Phone
(724)
334-5466
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Pennsylvania State University Penn State New Kensington, please contact this college directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (724) 334-5466 or check Pennsylvania State University Penn State New Kensington Website

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