2022 Acceptance Rate

A total of 5,835 students have applied and 3,693 students have allowed to admit to Arkansas State University (Acceptance rate: 63.29%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 35.23 % where 1,301 students have finally enrolled out of 3,693 admitted students.
Arkansas State acceptance rate is lower (tighter to admit) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Arkansas Tech University and University of Central Arkansas, its acceptance rate is slightly lower than average (relatively difficult to get in) (the average acceptance rate of the schools is 80.29%).
Arkansas State enrollment rate (yield) is higher (more admitted-students enrolled) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. Compared to similar schools in rankings, its yield is lower (admitted, but not enrolled) (average yield is 39.91%).
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). (Last update: June 2022)

How to Apply to Arkansas State University

The following table summarizes the contact and directory information to apply Arkansas State.
Admissionwww.astate.edu/admissions
Online Applicationhttps://www.astate.edu/info/apply/
Financial Aidwww.astate.edu/finaid
Net Price Calculatorwww.astate.edu/a/finaid/tuition-fees/net-price-calculator/index.dot
Athleticwww.astate.edu/dotAsset/0376d7cd-f2e2-494a-9e75-2979708dc04d.pdf
Disability Servicehttps://www.astate.edu/disability/

Admission Statistics Charts

2022 Test Scores Comparison

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average SAT score is 1,115 and the average ACT score is 23 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. Compared to similar schools in college rankings, the admission score of Arkansas State University is around average than the schools (average score is 1,146). You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
SAT/ACT Scores Comparison
SAT AverageACT Average
Arkansas State University1,11523
Similarly Colleges in Rankings1,12324
All U.S. Colleges1,12368
Public, 4-Years Colleges1,11267
4-Years Colleges1,12468
Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas1,09467

SAT/ACT Scores by Subject

SATACT
At Arkansas State University, 32 students submitted SAT scores (2% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 1,115 and it is around average than average for Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. The following table shows the SAT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
SAT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing510590
Mathematics520610
Total1,0301,200
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). (Last update: June 2022)
At Arkansas State University, 1,162 students submitted ACT scores (89% of enrolled students).
The average ACT score is about 23 and it is lower than average for Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. The next table shows the ACT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
ACT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Composite2026
English2128
Mathematics1825

Admission Requirements

The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to Arkansas State University. The school requires 4 items to submit - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Admission test scores and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 2 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank, Completion of college-preparatory program and .
Admission Requirements for Applying to Arkansas State University
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended