California State University - San Marcos
1,411 reviews
  1. San Marcos, CA
  2. 4 Year
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California State University - San Marcos Admissions

Can I Get In?

SAT Range
860-1050
SAT Reading
430-520
SAT Math
430-530
SAT Writing
Data not available
Students Submitting SAT
90%
ACT Range
17-22
ACT English
15-22
ACT Math
17-23
ACT Writing
Data not available
Students Submitting ACT
32%
Acceptance Rate
62%
Application Fee
$55
Application Website
Data not available
Female Applicants
8,031
Female Acceptance
5,123
Male Applicants
4,807
Male Acceptance
2,811

Admissions Considerations

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Neither required nor recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Neither required nor recommended

What Students Say

Poll
51%
students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.57 responses
Poll
58%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.57 responses
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