New College of Florida Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into New College of Florida
|Admission Standards||Very High|
How hard is it to get into New College of Florida and can I get accepted? The school has a 69% acceptance rate ranking it #36 in Florida for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 933 out of 1,353 applicants were admitted making New College of Florida a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has very high requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 20 percent. New College of Florida typically accepts and attracts "A-" average high school students. Only 21% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.
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New College of Florida SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT75%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||670|
|SAT Math 25th||590|
|SAT Composite 25th||1260|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||730|
|SAT Math 75th||700|
|SAT Composite 75th||1430|
|Average SAT Score||1350|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to New College of Florida?
New College of Florida typically requires applicants to be in the top 17 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1260 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 1170. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1350 out of 1600. The school ranks #3 in Florida for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 75 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|
|1430 and Above||Good||>79%|
|1345 to 1430||Avg +||69%-79%|
|1260 to 1345||Avg -||57%-69%|
|1175 to 1260||Reach||44%-57%|
|Less than 1175||Low||<44%|
New College of Florida ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT61%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||25|
|ACT Math 25th||23|
|ACT Composite 25th||25|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||33|
|ACT Math 75th||28|
|ACT Composite 75th||30|
|Average ACT Score||27|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into New College of Florida?
Admission data indicates that New College of Florida regularly accepts students with ACT's of 25 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 22 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 22 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 28 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 30 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #4 in Florida for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 61 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to New College of Florida.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|30 and Above||Good||>81%|
|27 to 30||Avg +||69%-81%|
|25 to 27||Avg -||59%-69%|
|23 to 25||Reach||49%-59%|
|Less than 23||Low||<49%|
Avg. High School GPA3.92
Typical High School GradesA-
You will need exceptionally good grades to get into New College of Florida. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at New College of Florida was 3.92 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily A- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #3 in Florida for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as New College of Florida accepts 69% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||17%||Avg -|
|3.25 to 3.50||9%||Reach|
|3.00 to 3.25||5%||Reach|
|2.75 to 3.00||1%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||N/A%||Low|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
75% of New College of Florida freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||41%|
|Top 25% of class||75%|
|Top 50% of class||94%|
|Bottom 50% of class||6%|
|Bottom 25% of class||1%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||22%||20%||21%|
Applications are DueApr 15, 2020
Days left to Apply180
Applicants have 180 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Apr 15, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to New College of Florida before the Apr 15 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Nov 2||Nov 15|
|Dec 7||Dec 20|
|Mar 14||Mar 27|
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Oct 26||Nov 14|
|Dec 14||Dec 24|
|Feb 8||Feb 19|
|Apr 4||Apr 14|
What are the requirements for admission to New College of Florida and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=262129 IPEDS survey data for New College of Florida.