|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
The acceptance rate at Covenant College is 98%. It ranks #53 in Georgia for lowest rate of acceptance. Covenant College is an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission requirements. Last year, 597 out of 612 applicants were admitted.
The school has difficult admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 43 percent (SAT 1060/1305 ACT 22/29). Covenant College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.65. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top quarter of their high school class. 35% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
The Covenant College application fee is $35 and applications are due by Aug 1.
You are required to submit admission test scores with your application. Covenant College is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to COVID-19.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||540|
|SAT Math 25th||520|
|SAT Composite 25th||1060|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||670|
|SAT Math 75th||635|
|SAT Composite 75th||1305|
|Average SAT Score||1180|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Covenant College?
Covenant College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 49 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1060 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 940. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1180 out of 1600. Covenant College ranks #7 in Georgia for highest average SAT composite score. 57 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1305 and Above||Good||>99%|
|1182 to 1305||Avg +||98%-99%|
|1060 to 1182||Avg -||97%-98%|
|938 to 1060||Reach||94%-97%|
|Less than 938||Low||<94%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||22|
|ACT Math 25th||20|
|ACT Composite 25th||22|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||33|
|ACT Math 75th||27|
|ACT Composite 75th||29|
|Average ACT Score||25|
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 22 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 37 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 26 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 29 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #5 in Georgia for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 68 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Covenant College.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|29 and Above||Good||>99%|
|25 to 29||Avg +||98%-99%|
|22 to 25||Avg -||97%-98%|
|19 to 22||Reach||95%-97%|
|Less than 19||Low||<95%|
What GPA do you need to get into Covenant College?
Applicants require 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 3.65 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #8 in Georgia for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.65 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Covenant College accepts 98% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.75 to 3.99||38.0%||Avg -|
|3.50 to 3.74||21.0%||Avg -|
|3.25 to 3.49||12.0%||Reach|
|3.00 to 3.24||8.0%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.99||7.0%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.49||1.0%||Low|
|1.00 to 1.99||0%||Low|
|less than 1.00||0%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
52% 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||36%|
|Top 25% of class||52%|
|Top 50% of class||74%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||33%||37%||35%|
Applicants have 34 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2022.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Covenant College is $35.
What are the requirements for admission to Covenant 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|
|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.
57% of students submit their SAT scores to Covenant College. 68% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
98% of those who apply are granted admission to Covenant College. Admission competition is and the college has difficult admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1060 and 1305. 57% 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 22 and 29. 68% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.