Greenville College Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Greenville College
How hard is it to get into Greenville College and can I get accepted? The school has a 48% acceptance rate ranking it #7 in Illinois for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,039 out of 2,147 applicants were admitted making Greenville College a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 68 percent. Greenville College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 21% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
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Greenville College SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT55%
|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||570|
|SAT Composite 75th||1150|
|Average SAT Score||1040|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Greenville College?
Greenville 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 800. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1040 out of 1600. The school ranks #39 in Illinois for highest average SAT composite score. 55 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|
|1150 and Above||Good||>61%|
|1035 to 1150||Avg +||48%-61%|
|920 to 1035||Avg -||35%-48%|
|805 to 920||Reach||24%-35%|
|Less than 805||Low||<24%|
Greenville College ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT45%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||17|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||24|
|ACT Math 75th||24|
|ACT Composite 75th||24|
|Average ACT Score||21|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Greenville College?
Admission data indicates that Greenville College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 18 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 62 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 15 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 21 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 24 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #35 in Illinois for highest average ACT composite score. 45 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Greenville College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|24 and Above||Good||>61%|
|21 to 24||Avg +||48%-61%|
|18 to 21||Avg -||35%-48%|
|15 to 18||Reach||24%-35%|
|Less than 15||Low||<24%|
Avg. High School GPA3.38
Typical High School GradesB+
You will need above average high school grades to get into Greenville College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Greenville College was 3.38 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #21 in Illinois for highest average GPA. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Greenville College will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||17%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.50||15%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||19%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||18%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||5%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
60% of Greenville College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||13%|
|Top 25% of class||34%|
|Top 50% of class||60%|
|Bottom 50% of class||17%|
|Bottom 25% of class||4%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||21%||21%||21%|
What are the requirements for admission to Greenville College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=145372 IPEDS survey data for Greenville College.
Frequently Asked Questions
55% of students submit their SAT scores to Greenville College. 45% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
48% of those who apply are granted admission to Greenville College. Admission competition is low and the college has easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 920 and 1150. 55% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.