Molloy College Admission Chances

Acceptance Chances

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for Molloy College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsAverage
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

Can I get into Molloy College? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 2,681 out of 3,550 applicants or 76% were admitted making Molloy College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has average requirements for admission test scores. Only 20% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.


SAT Requirements

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Molloy College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 530
SAT Math 25th 520
SAT Composite 25th 1050
SAT Scores for Molloy College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 620
SAT Math 75th 600
SAT Composite 75th 1230
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Molloy College?

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1050 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 960. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1140 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 89 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Molloy College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1230 and Above Good >84%
1140 to 1230 Avg + 76%-84%
1050 to 1140 Avg - 65%-76%
960 to 1050 Reach 52%-65%
Less than 960 Low <52%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Molloy College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th 21
ACT Scores for Molloy College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th 26
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Molloy College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 21 and above. 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 26 and above have very competitive chances. 26 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Molloy College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Molloy College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
26 and Above Good >86%
23 to 26 Avg + 76%-86%
21 to 23 Avg - 67%-76%
19 to 21 Reach 58%-67%
Less than 19 Low <58%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Molloy College has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.


Admission Statistics

Molloy College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 2,440 1,110 3,550
Accepted 1,845 836 2,681
Acceptance Rate 76% 75% 76%
Enrolled 381 158 539
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 21% 19% 20%

Admission Requirements

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

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Molloy College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=193292 IPEDS survey data for Molloy College.