Gainesville College Admission Requirements

Acceptance Rate

Admission Difficulty for Gainesville State College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery Easy
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

Can I get into Gainesville College? The school has a 99% acceptance rate. Last year, 2,509 out of 2,538 applicants were admitted making Gainesville State College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has very easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 71 percent. Of those applicants who were admitted, 72% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Gainesville State College is a prized outcome for many students.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Gainesville State College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 460
SAT Math 25th 470
SAT Composite 25th 930
SAT Scores for Gainesville State College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 590
SAT Math 75th 570
SAT Composite 75th 1160
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Gainesville State College?

Gainesville State College typically requires applicants to be in the top 73 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 930 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 815. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1045 out of 1600. 0 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Gainesville State College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1160 and Above Good >99%
1045 to 1160 Avg + 99%-99%
930 to 1045 Avg - 98%-99%
815 to 930 Reach 97%-98%
Less than 815 Low <97%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Gainesville State College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 16
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 17
ACT Scores for Gainesville State College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 22
ACT Math 75th 23
ACT Composite 75th 23
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Gainesville College?

Admission data indicates that Gainesville College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 23 and above have very competitive chances. 0 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Gainesville State College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Gainesville State College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
23 and Above Good >99%
20 to 23 Avg + 99%-99%
17 to 20 Avg - 98%-99%
14 to 17 Reach 97%-98%
Less than 14 Low <97%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Gainesville State College has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

Admission Statistics

Gainesville State College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,283 1,255 2,538
Accepted 1,269 1,240 2,509
Acceptance Rate 99% 99% 99%
Enrolled 900 897 1,797
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 71% 72% 72%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Gainesville State College and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Gainesville State College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Gainesville State College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=139773 IPEDS survey data for Gainesville State College.