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Admission to American University is rated "most selective", by the Princeton Review, with an admissions selectivity rating of 94 (on a scale of 60–99). American University's acceptance rate in 2015 was 35% (5,864 of the 16,689 that applied),and 25% in 2016 (with an Early Decision acceptance rate of 89% and a Regular Decision acceptance rate of 23%).American University enrolls about 1,500 freshmen each year,with a middle 50% GPA of 3.6–4.1 and middle 50% SAT score of 1220–1390 (critical reading and mathematics only). The average class size is 23 and the student-faculty ratio is 14:1. AU is ranked 71st among "national universities" by the U.S. News & World Report a college and university rankings guide, and is one of the 283 universities that house a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation's oldest honor society.
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