California State University at Monterey Bay Acceptance Rate, Average GPA, SAT and ACT Scores

California State University at Monterey Bay, as one of the top colleges ranked by major educational institutions, has impressed us by its high selectivity and student friendly application process during admissions. The following tables detail 2018 class profile, including total applications received, average high school GPA, SAT scores/ACT scores, and acceptance rates of California State University at Monterey Bay. To learn more about GPA, SAT and ACT scores information, please follow the links below. If you want to find even more about California State University at Monterey Bay, such as tuition fees and scholarships, you can click the link after tables to visit the school’s official website.

Admissions Stats

Fall 2018 Selectivity

Selectivity selective
Fall 2018 acceptance rate 52%
Early decision acceptance rate N/A
Early action acceptance rate N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early action and early decision students) 52%

Fall 2018 Applications, Acceptances & Enrollments

Applicants 10,263
Female applicants 6,408
Male applicants 3,855
Applicants accepted 5,364
Female applicants accepted 3,577
Male applicants accepted 1,787
Freshman enrollment 829
Female freshman enrollment 538
Male freshman enrollment 291
Early decision applicants N/A
Early decision applicants accepted N/A
Early decision applicants enrolled N/A
Early action applicants N/A
Early action applicants accepted N/A
Early action applicants enrolled N/A
Total enrolled incoming freshmen who were accepted under early acceptance or early action N/A

Fall 2018 Wait List

School has a wait list Yes
Applicants placed on wait list 272
Students accepting place on wait list 76
Students accepted from wait list 1

Fall 2018 High School Rank

Freshman students submitting high school class standing 73%

Fall 2018 High School GPA

Freshman students submitting high school GPA 100%
Average high school GPA 3.2
High school GPA 25th-75th percentile range 2.9-3.4

Fall 2018 Freshman SAT Scores

Freshman students submitting SAT scores 97%
SAT Critical Reading average score 482
SAT Critical Reading 25th-75th percentile range 420-540
SAT Math average score 481
SAT Math 25th-75th percentile range: 420-540
SAT Writing average score 481
SAT Writing 25th-75th percentile range 430-530
SAT Essay 25th-75th percentile range N/A

Fall 2018 Freshman ACT Scores

Freshman students submitting ACT scores 34%
Average ACT Composite score 21
ACT Composite 25th-75th percentile range 18-23
ACT English 25th-75th percentile range 17-24
ACT Math 25th-75th percentile range 17-24