How hard is it to get into Wabash College and can I get accepted? The school has a 65% acceptance rate ranking it #14 in Indiana for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 868 out of 1,336 applicants were admitted making Wabash College a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has difficult requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 36 percent. Wabash College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 32% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.
Find out which students are getting accepted at Wabash College, which are not, and how your GPA, SAT, or ACT scores compare.
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|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||550|
|SAT Math 25th||550|
|SAT Composite 25th||1100|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||650|
|SAT Math 75th||680|
|SAT Composite 75th||1330|
|Average SAT Score||1220|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Wabash College?
Wabash College typically requires applicants to be in the top 41 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1100 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 980. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1220 out of 1600. The school ranks #9 in Indiana for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 84 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1330 and Above||Good||>76%|
|1215 to 1330||Avg +||65%-76%|
|1100 to 1215||Avg -||52%-65%|
|985 to 1100||Reach||39%-52%|
|Less than 985||Low||<39%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||21|
|ACT Math 25th||23|
|ACT Composite 25th||23|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||27|
|ACT Math 75th||28|
|ACT Composite 75th||28|
|Average ACT Score||25|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Wabash College?
Admission data indicates that Wabash College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 23 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 32 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 20 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 28 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #13 in Indiana for highest average ACT composite score. 56 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Wabash College.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|28 and Above||Good||>78%|
|25 to 28||Avg +||65%-78%|
|23 to 25||Avg -||55%-65%|
|21 to 23||Reach||44%-55%|
|Less than 21||Low||<44%|
You will need very good grades in high school to get into Wabash College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Wabash College was 3.67 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #10 in Indiana for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Wabash College accepts 65% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||20%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.50||20%||Avg -|
|3.00 to 3.25||9%||Reach|
|2.75 to 3.00||7%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||N/A%||Low|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House
72% of Wabash 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||33%|
|Top 25% of class||72%|
|Top 50% of class||93%|
|Bottom 50% of class||7%|
|Bottom 25% of class||0%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||?||32%||32%|
What are the requirements for admission to Wabash College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
|Subject||Percent of Class|
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=152673 IPEDS survey data for Wabash College.
84% of students submit their SAT scores to Wabash College. 56% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
65% of those who apply are granted admission to Wabash College. Admission competition is low and the college has difficult admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1100 and 1330. 84% 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 23 and 28. 56% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.