Austin College Admission Chances

Acceptance Chances

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for Austin College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery High
Applicant CompetitionAverage

Can I get into Austin College? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 1,816 out of 3,357 applicants or 54% were admitted making Austin College a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for average applicants.  Academically, it has very high 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 Austin College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 580
SAT Math 25th 570
SAT Composite 25th 1140
SAT Scores for Austin College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 690
SAT Math 75th 660
SAT Composite 75th 1360
SAT Scores you need to get in

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

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1140 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 1030. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1250 out of 1600. 54 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

Austin College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1360 and Above Good >67%
1250 to 1360 Avg + 54%-67%
1140 to 1250 Avg - 41%-54%
1030 to 1140 Reach 29%-41%
Less than 1030 Low <29%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Austin College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th 22
ACT Scores for Austin College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th 28
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Austin College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 22 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 19 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 25 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 28 and above have very competitive chances. 54 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Austin College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Austin College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
28 and Above Good >67%
25 to 28 Avg + 54%-67%
22 to 25 Avg - 41%-54%
19 to 22 Reach 29%-41%
Less than 19 Low <29%

Estimated GPA Requirements

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


Admission Statistics

Austin College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,875 1,482 3,357
Accepted 1,065 751 1,816
Acceptance Rate 57% 51% 54%
Enrolled 182 173 355
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 17% 23% 20%

Admission Requirements

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

Austin 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 Austin 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=222983 IPEDS survey data for Austin College.