The acceptance rate at Edward Waters College is 57%. It ranks #18 in Florida for lowest rate of acceptance. Edward Waters College is a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Last year, 3,059 out of 5,364 applicants were admitted.
The school has extremely easy admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 88 percent (SAT 820/990 ACT 14/18). Edward Waters College typically accepts and attracts "C+" average high school students with an average GPA around 2.64. 9% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
The Edward Waters College application fee is $25 and applications are due by Jun 30.
You are required to submit admission test scores with your application. Edward Waters College is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to confirm the most up to date testing requirements.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||430|
|SAT Math 25th||390|
|SAT Composite 25th||820|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||510|
|SAT Math 75th||480|
|SAT Composite 75th||990|
|Average SAT Score||910
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Edward Waters College?
Edward Waters College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 88 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 820 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 730. The average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 910 out of 1600. Edward Waters College ranks #32 in Florida for highest average SAT composite score. 59 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.
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|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||11|
|ACT Math 25th||14|
|ACT Composite 25th||14|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||17|
|ACT Math 75th||16|
|ACT Composite 75th||18|
|Average ACT Score||16
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Edward Waters College?
Admission data indicates that Edward Waters College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 14 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 87 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 12 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 16 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 18 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #33 in Florida for highest average ACT composite score. 41 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Edward Waters College.
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What GPA do you need to get into Edward Waters College?
You can get into Edward Waters College with below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Edward Waters College was 2.64 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily C+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #46 in Florida for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Edward Waters College accepts 57% of students who apply.
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GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||7%||13%||9%|
Applicants have 151 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Jun 30, 2023.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Edward Waters College is $25.
What are the requirements for admission to Edward Waters College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|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=133526 IPEDS survey data for Edward Waters College.
59% of students submit their SAT scores to Edward Waters College. 41% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
57% of those who apply are granted admission to Edward Waters College. 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 820 and 990. 59% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 14 and 18. 41% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.