The acceptance rate at Knox College is 71%. It ranks #32 in Illinois for lowest rate of acceptance. Knox College is a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Last year, 2,199 out of 3,104 applicants were admitted.
The school has very high admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 41 percent (SAT 1080/1320 ACT 22/31). Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top quarter of their high school class. 12% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
The Knox College application fee is $0 and applications are due by Jan 1.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Knox College. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. .
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||540|
|SAT Math 25th||540|
|SAT Composite 25th||1080|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||660|
|SAT Math 75th||660|
|SAT Composite 75th||1320|
|Average SAT Score||1200
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Knox College?
Knox College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 45 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1080 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 960. The average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1200 out of 1600. Knox College ranks #8 in Illinois and #250 in the nation for highest average SAT composite score. 0 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.
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|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||23|
|ACT Math 25th||21|
|ACT Composite 25th||22|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||31|
|ACT Math 75th||29|
|ACT Composite 75th||31|
|Average ACT Score||26
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Knox College?
Admission data indicates that Knox College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 22 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 37 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 26 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 31 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #8 in Illinois and #220 in the U.S. for highest average ACT composite score. 0 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Knox College.
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Knox College has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.
62% of Knox College freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||24%|
|Top 25% of class||62%|
|Top 50% of class||94%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||13%||12%||12%|
Applicants have 36 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Jan 1, 2023.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Knox College is $0. The school is free to apply to.
What are the requirements for admission to Knox College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Considered but not required|
|High School GPA||Recommended|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Considered but not required|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=146427 IPEDS survey data for Knox College.
71% of those who apply are granted admission to Knox College. Admission competition is low and the college has very high admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1080 and 1320. 0% 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 22 and 31. 0% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.