• Admission Rates and Average Test Scores
       
    Listed below are some of the most common schools Promise awarded students have attended. The admission scores are taken from the middle 50% of the last incoming freshmen class. SAT scores are on a 2400 scale except Edinboro University which is on a 1600 scale.

      

    Slippery Rock
    Public
    7,587 undergrads
    66% applicants admitted

    SAT Test Scores: 1340- 1600
    Critical Reading: 450-530
    Math: 460-550
    Writing: 430-520

    ACT Composite Scores: 19-24 

    California University of Pennsylvania
    Public
    6,076 undergrads 
    74% applications admitted

    SAT Test Scores: 1240- 1430
    Critical Reading: 420-520 
    Math: 420-510
    Writing: 400-490

    ACT Composite Scores*: 17-22

    Robert Morris University
    Private- non profit
    4, 574 undergrads
    76% applications admitted

    SAT Test Scores: 1390- 1700
    Critical Reading: 480-590
    Math: 470-570
    Writing: 440-540

    ACT Composite Scores*: 20-24

    University of Pittsburgh- Johnstown
    Public 
    2,841 undergrads 
    87% of applicants admitted

    SAT Test Scores: 1370- 1650
    Critical Reading: 460-550
    Math: 470-570
    Writing: 440-530

    ACT Composite Scores*: 19-24

    Point Park University
    Private- non profit
    3,226 undergrads
    74% of applicants admitted

    SAT Test Scores: 1310- 1650
    Critical Reading: 450-560
    Math: 420-540
    Writing: 440-550

    ACT Composite Scores*: 19-25

    Indiana University of Pennsylvania
    Public
    12,130 undergrads
    95% of applicants admitted

    SAT Test Scores: 1260- 1570
    Critical Reading: 430-530
    Math: 430-530
    Writing: 400-510

    Edinboro University
    Public
    5,864 undergrads
    87% applicants admitted

    SAT Test Scores: 820-1040 / 1600
    Critical Reading: 410-520
    Math: 410-520

    ACT Composite Scores*: 17-22

    St. Vincent College
    Private- non profit
    1, 626 undergrads
    72% of applicants admitted

    SAT Test Scores: 1350-1720
    Critical Reading: 450-570
    Math: 460-590
    Writing: 440-560

    ACT Composite Scores*: 19-25 

    Penn State Altoona
    Public
    3,903 undergrads
    88% of applicants admitted

    SAT Test Scores: 1330-1632
    Critical Reading: 450-540
    Math: 450-560
    Writing: 430-530