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Central State University

Type of school: Public institution
Year founded: 1887
Affiliation: None
Academic calendar: Semester
Undergraduate student body: 1,747
Environment: Rural
Endowment: $0
Admissions Address

PO Box 1004
Wilberforce, OH 45384



Admissions E-mail



Selectivity: Least Selective
Average high school GPA: 2.5
Send application by: Rolling
Admissions Contact Information
Admissions director: Robin Rucker
Admissions office telephone: (937) 376-6348
Fall 2008 Admissions Deadlines Regular decision
Send application by: Rolling
Decision sent by: Other
Accept offer by: No set date
Early decision
Not offered
Early action
Not offered Application fee: $20
Is the fee refundable? No
Can fee be waived for students with financial need? Yes
Does school have a waiting list? No
Can admission be deferred? Yes
Accepted application formats:
Applications on floppy disks: No
Applications via E-mail: No
Electronic application:
http://www.centralstate.edu/admissions/apply2.html Tuition deposit: N/A
Room deposit: $195 (Refundable)
Admissions Requirements
High school completion requirement: High school diploma is required and GED is accepted
General college-preparatory program: Recommended
Distribution of high school units required and/or recommended*
  Units Required Units Recommended
English 4 N/A
Mathematics 3 N/A
Science 3 N/A
Lab N/A N/A
Foreign language 2 N/A
Social studies 3 N/A
History N/A N/A
Academic electives N/A 2
Total academic units 16 2

*One unit equals one year of study or its equivalent.
Campus visit: Neither required nor recommended
Admissions interview: Neither required nor recommended
Off-campus interview: Not available
Does the college use SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for first-time, first-year applicants? Yes
SAT/ACT requirements: Either SAT or ACT required.
SAT/ACT scores must be received by: August 1
Tests accepted for Fall 2008 entering class: ACT with writing, ACT without writing
SAT Subject Test scores must be received by: August 1
Open admission policy? Yes, for all students
What is the relative importance of specific academic factors in admission decisions?
Rigor of secondary school record: Very important
Class rank: Important
Academic GPA: Very important
Standardized test scores: Very important
Application essay: Important
Recommendation: Considered
What is the relative importance of specific nonacademic factors in admission decisions?
Interview: Considered
Extracurricular activities: Considered
Talent/ability: Considered
Character/personal qualities: Important
First generation: Not considered
Alumni/ae relation: Not considered
Geographical residence: Important
State residency: Important
Religious affiliation/commitment: Not considered
Racial/ethnic status: Not considered
Volunteer work: Not considered
Work experience: Not considered
Level of applicant's interest: Not considered
2006-2007 Admissions Statistics
Selectivity: Least Selective
Overall acceptance rate: 41%
Early-decision acceptance rate: N/A
Early-action acceptance rate: N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early-action and early-decision students): 41%
Total applicants: 5,173
Total acceptances: 2,107
Total freshman enrollment: 546
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision: N/A
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision is not available for graphing.

Male applicants: 2,125
Male acceptances: 868
Male freshman enrollment: 272
Female applicants: 3,048
Female acceptances: 1,239
Female freshman enrollment: 274
Out-of-state freshmen: 46%
Qualified applicants offered a place on waiting list: N/A
Applicants accepting a place on waiting list: N/A
Students enrolled from waiting list: N/A

 2006-2007 Freshman Class Profile
Top 10 percent of high school class: 7%
Top 25 percent of high school class: 20%
Top 50 percent of high school class: 46%
First-year students submitting high school class standing: 72%
Average high school GPA: 2.5
First-year students submitting GPA: 99%
First-year students submitting SAT scores: 22%
SAT scores (25/75 percentile):
Critical Reading: 350 – 440
Math: 340 – 420
Combined: 690 – 860

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  SAT Critical Reading SAT Math
700-800 N/A N/A
600-699 N/A N/A
500-599 7.0% 4.0%
400-499 38.0% 39.0%
300-399 48.0% 45.0%
200-299 7.0% 12.0%

First-year students submitting ACT scores: 79%
ACT scores (25/75 percentile):
English: 12 – 18
Math: 15 – 17
Composite: 14 – 18

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 0.0% 0.5% 0.0%
24-29 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
18-23 28.0% 22.0% 20.0%
12-17 68.0% 54.0% 77.0%
6-11 2.0% 20.0% 1.0%
Below 6 0.0% 0.5% 0.0%


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