On Saturday, Jan. 13, Early Action admissions decisions went out to over 18,000 undergraduate students who applied to Tech. Of those who applied early, over 4,600 were granted acceptance. The acceptance rate for the early action was around 26 percent overall with an out of state acceptance rate of 19 percent, and an in-state acceptance rate of 46 percent. Numbers are up this year all around. In comparison to last year, 15,715 applied for early action admission with 4,380 of them being accepted.