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Affordable Colleges to Admit with Highest Acceptance Rate

The next table lists the most affordable (high acceptance rate) U.S. colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in high level in recent years. Georgia State University has the highest acceptance rate as of 99.99% for academic year 2021-2022 in United States. For the ranking, we only include 4-years colleges with at least 1,000 new students (freshmen).
The following table shows the schools that have high acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the tightest acceptance rates.
Affordable Colleges to Admit with Highest Acceptance Rate (2021-2022)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1Georgia State University
Public, four-yearsAtlanta, GA
99.99%19,75519,7536,05830.67%
2The University of Texas at El Paso
Public, four-yearsEl Paso, TX
99.98%10,15310,1513,07630.30%
3Middle Georgia State University
Public, four-yearsMacon, GA
99.39%2,4462,4311,03442.53%
4Liberty University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsLynchburg, VA
99.28%28,44828,2445,46119.34%
5Southeastern Louisiana University
Public, four-yearsHammond, LA
98.94%5,6345,5742,23040.01%
6Western Kentucky University
Public, four-yearsBowling Green, KY
98.48%7,2557,1452,83239.64%
7Portland State University
Public, four-yearsPortland, OR
98.43%6,8596,7511,74125.79%
8Eastern Kentucky University
Public, four-yearsRichmond, KY
98.35%7,2517,1312,49334.96%
9Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville
Public, four-yearsEdwardsville, IL
98.07%8,9958,8211,99222.58%
10Marshall University
Public, four-yearsHuntington, WV
97.80%5,6025,4791,59629.13%