Can I get into Prescott College? The school has a 68% acceptance rate. Last year, 215 out of 314 applicants were admitted making Prescott College a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has difficult requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 52 percent. Prescott College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 22% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||520|
|SAT Math 25th||480|
|SAT Composite 25th||1000|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||670|
|SAT Math 75th||600|
|SAT Composite 75th||1270|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Prescott College?
Prescott College typically requires applicants to be in the top 60 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1000 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 865. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1135 out of 1600. 51 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1270 and Above||Good||>78%|
|1135 to 1270||Avg +||68%-78%|
|1000 to 1135||Avg -||56%-68%|
|865 to 1000||Reach||42%-56%|
|Less than 865||Low||<42%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||20|
|ACT Math 25th||19|
|ACT Composite 25th||21|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||28|
|ACT Math 75th||24|
|ACT Composite 75th||28|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Prescott College?
Admission data indicates that Prescott College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 21 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 43 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 24 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 28 and above have very competitive chances. 42 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Prescott College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|28 and Above||Good||>80%|
|24 to 28||Avg +||68%-80%|
|21 to 24||Avg -||57%-68%|
|18 to 21||Reach||46%-57%|
|Less than 18||Low||<46%|
You will need about average high school grades to get into Prescott College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Prescott College was 3.11 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Prescott College accepts 68% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||7%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||23%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||13%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||17%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||13%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||7%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||18%||29%||22%|
Applicants have 115 days left until the Fall 2018 term applications are due on Aug 15, 2018.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Prescott College before the Aug 15 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|May 5||May 17|
|Jun 2||Jul 11|
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Jun 9||Jun 19|
|Jul 14||Jul 24|
What are the requirements for admission to Prescott College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=105589 IPEDS survey data for Prescott College.