New College of Florida Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into New College of Florida
|Admission Standards||Very High|
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into New College of Florida and can I get accepted? The school has a 77% acceptance rate ranking it #39 in Florida for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,029 out of 1,340 applicants were admitted making New College of Florida an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming 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 19% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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New College of Florida SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT83%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||630|
|SAT Math 25th||590|
|SAT Composite 25th||1220|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||720|
|SAT Math 75th||700|
|SAT Composite 75th||1420|
|Average SAT Score||1320|
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 22 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1220 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 1120. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1320 out of 1600. The school ranks #3 in Florida for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 83 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|
|1420 and Above||Good||>85%|
|1320 to 1420||Avg +||77%-85%|
|1220 to 1320||Avg -||66%-77%|
|1120 to 1220||Reach||54%-66%|
|Less than 1120||Low||<54%|
New College of Florida ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT43%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||25|
|ACT Math 25th||23|
|ACT Composite 25th||26|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||34|
|ACT Math 75th||29|
|ACT Composite 75th||31|
|Average ACT Score||28|
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 26 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 18 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 24 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 31 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #4 in Florida for highest average ACT composite score. 43 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to New College of Florida.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|31 and Above||Good||>86%|
|28 to 31||Avg +||77%-86%|
|26 to 28||Avg -||69%-77%|
|24 to 26||Reach||59%-69%|
|Less than 24||Low||<59%|
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 grades are above the average 3.92 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as New College of Florida accepts 77% of all applicants.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||18%||21%||19%|
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.
Frequently Asked Questions
83% of students submit their SAT scores to New College of Florida. 43% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
77% of those who apply are granted admission to New College of Florida. Admission competition is and the college has very high admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1220 and 1420. 83% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.