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Georgia Gwinnett College Admission Requirements

Lawrenceville, Georgia

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Chances of getting into Georgia Gwinnett College

Open Admission Policy

Can I get into Georgia Gwinnett College? Georgia Gwinnett College is an open admission policy institution. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met. New admission is often granted continually throughout the year. Please consult Georgia Gwinnett College directly to learn the specifics of its open admission policy.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Georgia Gwinnett College. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. .

Georgia Gwinnett College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
910-1100
Applicants Submitting SAT
-
SAT Scores for Georgia Gwinnett College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 460
SAT Math 25th 450
SAT Composite 25th 910
SAT Scores for Georgia Gwinnett College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 560
SAT Math 75th 540
SAT Composite 75th 1100
Average SAT Score 1010

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Georgia Gwinnett College?

Georgia Gwinnett College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 76 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 910 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 810. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1010 out of 1600. The school ranks #35 in Georgia for highest average SAT composite score. 0 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Georgia Gwinnett College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1100 and Above Good >96%
1005 to 1100 Avg + 94%-96%
910 to 1005 Avg - 90%-94%
815 to 910 Reach 84%-90%
Less than 815 Low <84%
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Georgia Gwinnett College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
16-21 
Applicants Submitting ACT
-
ACT Scores for Georgia Gwinnett College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 14
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 16
ACT Scores for Georgia Gwinnett College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 21
ACT Math 75th 21
ACT Composite 75th 21
Average ACT Score 18

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Georgia Gwinnett College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 18 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 21 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #40 in Georgia for highest average ACT composite score. 0 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Georgia Gwinnett College.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Georgia Gwinnett College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
21 and Above Good >97%
18 to 21 Avg + 94%-97%
16 to 18 Avg - 91%-94%
14 to 16 Reach 87%-91%
Less than 14 Low <87%
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Georgia Gwinnett College GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
2.7
Typical High School Grades
C+

What GPA do you need to get into Georgia Gwinnett College?

You can get into Georgia Gwinnett College with below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Georgia Gwinnett College was 2.7 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily C+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #44 in Georgia for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 2.7 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Georgia Gwinnett College accepts 94% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Georgia Gwinnett College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 5% Good
3.50 to 3.75 7% Good
3.25 to 3.50 10% Good
3.00 to 3.25 15% Good
2.75 to 3.00 34% Avg +
2.50 to 2.75 25% Avg -
2.25 to 2.50 4% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

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High School Class Rank

58% of Georgia Gwinnett College freshman were in the bottom half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Georgia Gwinnett College students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 4%
Top 25% of class 15%
Top 50% of class 42%
Bottom 50% of class 58%
Bottom 25% of class 23%
Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

Applying

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Georgia Gwinnett College is $30.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Georgia Gwinnett College and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Georgia Gwinnett College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Considered but not required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Considered but not required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Georgia Gwinnett College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=447689 IPEDS survey data for Georgia Gwinnett College.

FAQs

What is my chance of getting into Georgia Gwinnett College?

Georgia Gwinnett College has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges generally only require a high school diploma or a GED certificate to be admitted.