CBC Admission RequirementsConway, Arkansas
Chances of getting into Central Baptist College
|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
How hard is it to get into CBC and can I get accepted? The school has a 61% acceptance rate ranking it #5 in Arkansas for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 263 out of 433 applicants were admitted making CBC a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 78 percent. Central Baptist College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 49% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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CBC SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT18%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||460|
|SAT Math 25th||420|
|SAT Composite 25th||880|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||530|
|SAT Math 75th||500|
|SAT Composite 75th||1030|
|Average SAT Score||960|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Central Baptist College?
Central Baptist College typically requires applicants to be in the top 81 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 880 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 800. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 960 out of 1600. The school ranks #14 in Arkansas for highest average SAT composite score. 18 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|
|1030 and Above||Good||>73%|
|955 to 1030||Avg +||61%-73%|
|880 to 955||Avg -||48%-61%|
|805 to 880||Reach||35%-48%|
|Less than 805||Low||<35%|
CBC ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT84%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||15|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||16|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||22|
|ACT Math 75th||22|
|ACT Composite 75th||22|
|Average ACT Score||19|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into CBC?
Admission data indicates that CBC regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 13 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 19 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #12 in Arkansas for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 84 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Central Baptist College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|22 and Above||Good||>73%|
|19 to 22||Avg +||61%-73%|
|16 to 19||Avg -||48%-61%|
|13 to 16||Reach||35%-48%|
|Less than 13||Low||<35%|
Avg. High School GPA3.15*
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into Central Baptist College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Central Baptist College was 3.15 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #13 in Arkansas for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as CBC accepts 61% of students who apply.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||46%||51%||49%|
Applications are DueAug 15, 2020
Days left to Apply38
Applicants have 38 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Aug 15, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to CBC before the Aug 15 application deadline.
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Jul 18||Jul 28|
What are the requirements for admission to Central Baptist College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor 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=106713 IPEDS survey data for Central Baptist College.
Frequently Asked Questions
18% of students submit their SAT scores to CBC. 84% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
61% of those who apply are granted admission to CBC. Admission competition is low and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 880 and 1030. 18% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.