|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
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How hard is it to get into Gordon and can I get accepted? The school has a 84% acceptance rate ranking it #42 in Georgia for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,683 out of 2,007 applicants were admitted making Gordon College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 84 percent. Of those applicants who were admitted, 53% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Gordon College is a prized outcome for many students.
You must submit admission test scores with your application. Gordon College is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||420|
|SAT Math 25th||400|
|SAT Composite 25th||820|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||530|
|SAT Math 75th||510|
|SAT Composite 75th||1040|
|Average SAT Score||930|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Gordon College?
Gordon College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 88 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 820 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 710. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 930 out of 1600. The school ranks #42 in Georgia for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 65 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1040 and Above||Good||>90%|
|930 to 1040||Avg +||84%-90%|
|820 to 930||Avg -||76%-84%|
|710 to 820||Reach||64%-76%|
|Less than 710||Low||<64%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||13|
|ACT Math 25th||15|
|ACT Composite 25th||15|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||19|
|ACT Math 75th||18|
|ACT Composite 75th||19|
|Average ACT Score||17|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Gordon?
Admission data indicates that Gordon regularly accepts students with ACT's of 15 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 81 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 13 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 17 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 19 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #42 in Georgia for highest average ACT composite score. 48 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Gordon College.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|19 and Above||Good||>90%|
|17 to 19||Avg +||84%-90%|
|15 to 17||Avg -||76%-84%|
|13 to 15||Reach||64%-76%|
|Less than 13||Low||<64%|
Gordon College has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||51%||56%||53%|
The application deadline for Fall 2021 has passed. Applications were due on Feb 1, 2021.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Gordon College is $30.
What are the requirements for admission to Gordon College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|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|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=139968 IPEDS survey data for Gordon College.
65% of students submit their SAT scores to Gordon. 48% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
84% of those who apply are granted admission to Gordon. Admission competition is and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 820 and 1040. 65% 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 15 and 19. 48% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.