Rust College Admission Requirements

Acceptance Rate

Admission Difficulty for Rust College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionAverage

Can I get into Rust College? The school has a 47% acceptance rate. Last year, 2,501 out of 5,337 applicants were admitted making Rust College a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for average applicants. Rust College typically accepts and attracts "C+" average high school students. Only 14% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Rust College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Rust College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
SAT Math 75th N/A
SAT Composite 75th N/A

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Rust College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 11
ACT Math 25th 15
ACT Composite 25th 13
ACT Scores for Rust College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 16
ACT Math 75th 16
ACT Composite 75th 17
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Rust College?

Admission data indicates that Rust College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 13 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 11 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 15 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 17 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 68 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Rust College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Rust College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
17 and Above Good >60%
15 to 17 Avg + 47%-60%
13 to 15 Avg - 34%-47%
11 to 13 Reach 23%-34%
Less than 11 Low <23%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Avg. High School GPA
Typical High School Grades

You can get into Rust College with below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Rust College was 2.7 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily C+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Rust College will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Rust College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 2% Good
3.50 to 3.75 5% Good
3.25 to 3.50 7% Good
3.00 to 3.25 13% Good
2.75 to 3.00 36% Avg +
2.50 to 2.75 36% Avg -
2.25 to 2.50 1% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low


Admission Statistics

Rust College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 3,346 1,991 5,337
Accepted 1,597 904 2,501
Acceptance Rate 48% 45% 47%
Enrolled 215 145 360
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 13% 16% 14%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Rust College and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Rust College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Rust College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=176318 IPEDS survey data for Rust College.