Application Fee
$30
Graduate Application Fee
$45
Acceptance Rate
44%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)
22%
Freshmen Enrollment
488
SAT Scores
970
ACT Scores
18

2020 Acceptance Rate

A total of 5,136 students have applied and 2,257 students have allowed to admit to University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (Acceptance rate: 43.94%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 21.62 % where 488 students have finally enrolled out of 2,257 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of the school is lower (tighter to admit) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Central Baptist College and University of the Ozarks, its acceptance rate is slightly lower than average (relatively difficult to get in) (the average acceptance rate of the schools is 49.67%).
The yield of the school is lower (less admitted-students enrolled) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. Compared to similar schools in rankings, its yield is average (average yield is 35.00%).

Admission Statistics Charts

2020 Test Scores Comparison

For the academic year 2019-2020, the average SAT score is 970 and the average ACT score is 18 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. Compared to similar schools in college rankings, the admission score of University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff is average than the schools (average score is 984). You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
SAT/ACT Scores Comparison
SAT AverageACT Average
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff97018
Similarly Colleges in Rankings96421
All U.S. Colleges112368
Public, 4-Years Colleges111267
4-Years Colleges112468
Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas109467

SAT/ACT Scores by Subject

SATACT
At University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, 76 students submitted SAT scores (16% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 970 and it is 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 Writing440530
Mathematics450520
Total8901,050
At University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, 412 students submitted ACT scores (84% of enrolled students).
The average ACT score is about 18 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
Reading1620
English1521
Mathematics1619
Total4760

Admission Requirements

The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. 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 University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
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