|Admission Standards||Very High|
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
Can I get into Covenant College? The school has a 95% acceptance rate. Last year, 659 out of 692 applicants were admitted making Covenant College 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 26 percent. Covenant College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 40% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||630|
|SAT Math 25th||570|
|SAT Composite 25th||1200|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||720|
|SAT Math 75th||690|
|SAT Composite 75th||1410|
|Estimated Average SAT||1310|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Covenant College?
Covenant College typically requires applicants to be in the top 24 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1200 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 1090. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1310 out of 1600. 49 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|
|1410 and Above||Good||>97%|
|1305 to 1410||Avg +||95%-97%|
|1200 to 1305||Avg -||92%-95%|
|1095 to 1200||Reach||87%-92%|
|Less than 1095||Low||<87%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||24|
|ACT Math 25th||23|
|ACT Composite 25th||24|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||33|
|ACT Math 75th||28|
|ACT Composite 75th||30|
|Estimated Average ACT||27|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Covenant College?
Admission data indicates that Covenant College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 24 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 27 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 21 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 27 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 30 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 68 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Covenant College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|30 and Above||Good||>97%|
|27 to 30||Avg +||95%-97%|
|24 to 27||Avg -||92%-95%|
|21 to 24||Reach||87%-92%|
|Less than 21||Low||<87%|
You will need very good grades in high school to get into Covenant College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Covenant College was 3.6 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school grades are above the average 3.6 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Covenant College accepts 95% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||21%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.50||17%||Avg -|
|3.00 to 3.25||8%||Reach|
|2.75 to 3.00||6%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||1%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
55% of Covenant College 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||24%|
|Top 25% of class||55%|
|Top 50% of class||88%|
|Bottom 50% of class||12%|
|Bottom 25% of class||0%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||38%||43%||40%|
Applicants have 117 days left until the Fall 2019 term applications are due on Aug 15, 2019.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Covenant College before the Aug 15 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|May 4||May 17|
|Jun 1||Jul 10|
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Jun 8||Jun 18|
|Jul 13||Jul 23|
What are the requirements for admission to Covenant College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|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=139393 IPEDS survey data for Covenant College.