The Best Colleges for a 2.9 GPA

What colleges will likely accept a 2.9 grade point average?

A GPA of 2.9 or B- average places you in the middle of the academic range at these schools. CollegeSimply has parsed the reported high school grade point averages for a large portion of U.S. schools and selected 196 where students have a good possibility of getting in with a 2.9. These colleges are ranked by their position on the CollegeSimply best colleges ranking. This list is intended as a guide of schools to explore further and a recommendation of colleges which have historically accepted students in the 2.9 range.

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College Avg GPA Chance
Alabama Colleges for a 2.9 GPA GPA Chance
Tuskegee University 3.1 Avg -  Chance
Oakwood University 3.03 Avg -  Chance
Alabama State University 2.89 Avg +  Chance
Southeastern Bible College 2.98 Avg -  Chance
Alaska Colleges for a 2.9 GPA GPA Chance
University of Alaska Southeast 3.02 Avg -  Chance
Arkansas Colleges for a 2.9 GPA GPA Chance
Southern Arkansas University Main Campus 3.1 Avg -  Chance
University of Arkansas at Monticello 2.71 Good  Chance
California Colleges for a 2.9 GPA GPA Chance
Southern California Institute of Architecture 3.1 Avg -  Chance
California State University Dominguez Hills 3.0 Avg -  Chance
California State University East Bay 3.1 Avg -  Chance
San Francisco Art Institute 3.09 Avg -  Chance
Colorado Colleges for a 2.9 GPA GPA Chance
Metropolitan State College of Denver 2.96 Avg -  Chance
Western State Colorado University 3.1 Avg -  Chance
Colorado Mesa University 3.0 Avg -  Chance
Naropa University 2.9 Avg -  Chance
Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design 3.04 Avg -  Chance
Connecticut Colleges for a 2.9 GPA GPA Chance
Central Connecticut State University 2.98 Avg -  Chance
University of Bridgeport 2.98 Avg -  Chance
Southern Connecticut State University 2.88 Avg +  Chance
Albertus Magnus College 2.8 Good  Chance
Eastern Connecticut State University 3.01 Avg -  Chance
Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts 2.97 Avg -  Chance
Paier College of Art Inc 2.75 Good  Chance
Western Connecticut State University 2.97 Avg -  Chance
Delaware Colleges for a 2.9 GPA GPA Chance
Delaware State University 2.94 Avg -  Chance
Wesley College 2.7 Good  Chance
Goldey Beacom College 2.95 Avg -  Chance
Florida Colleges for a 2.9 GPA GPA Chance
Saint Thomas University 3.03 Avg -  Chance
Barry University 2.92 Avg -  Chance
Lynn University 2.8 Good  Chance
Bethune Cookman University 2.89 Avg +  Chance
Beacon College 2.9 Avg +  Chance
Johnson & Wales University North Miami 3.05 Avg -  Chance
Georgia Colleges for a 2.9 GPA GPA Chance
Clark Atlanta University 3.05 Avg -  Chance
Macon State College 2.99 Avg -  Chance
Paine College 2.95 Avg -  Chance
Albany State University 2.94 Avg -  Chance
Reinhardt University 3.02 Avg -  Chance
Savannah State University 2.74 Good  Chance
Brewton Parker College 3.04 Avg -  Chance
Clayton State University 3.0 Avg -  Chance
Life University 2.98 Avg -  Chance
Georgia Gwinnett College 2.7 Good  Chance
Idaho Colleges for a 2.9 GPA GPA Chance
Lewis Clark State College 3.07 Avg -  Chance
Illinois Colleges for a 2.9 GPA GPA Chance
Concordia University Chicago 3.02 Avg -  Chance
Rockford College 3.1 Avg -  Chance
Southern Illinois University Carbondale 2.86 Avg +  Chance
MacMurray College 2.73 Good  Chance
Northeastern Illinois University 2.87 Avg +  Chance
Kendall College 2.8 Good  Chance