Gordon Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Gordon College
|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into Gordon and can I get accepted? The school has a 84% acceptance rate. Last year, 2,694 out of 3,221 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 78 percent. Only 46% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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Gordon SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT66%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||470|
|SAT Math 25th||450|
|SAT Composite 25th||920|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||580|
|SAT Math 75th||530|
|SAT Composite 75th||1110|
|Average SAT Score||1020|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Gordon College?
Gordon College typically requires applicants to be in the top 74 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 920 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 820. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1020 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 66 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|
|1110 and Above||Good||>90%|
|1015 to 1110||Avg +||84%-90%|
|920 to 1015||Avg -||76%-84%|
|825 to 920||Reach||64%-76%|
|Less than 825||Low||<64%|
Gordon ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT50%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||14|
|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|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
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. 50 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Gordon College.
|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)||45%||47%||46%|
What are the requirements for admission to Gordon College and what considerations affect 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.