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Wabash College Admission Requirements


Acceptance Rate

63%
Admission Difficulty for Wabash College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsDifficult
Applicant CompetitionLow

Can I get into Wabash College? The school has a 63% acceptance rate. Last year, 821 out of 1,304 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 33 percent. Wabash College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 28% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.

SAT Requirements

SAT Range
1140-1340
Applicants Submitting SAT
77%
SAT Scores for Wabash College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 570
SAT Math 25th 570
SAT Composite 25th 1140
SAT Scores for Wabash College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 670
SAT Math 75th 670
SAT Composite 75th 1340
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Wabash College?

Wabash College typically requires applicants to be in the top 34 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1140 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 1040. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1240 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 77 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Wabash College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1340 and Above Good >74%
1240 to 1340 Avg + 63%-74%
1140 to 1240 Avg - 50%-63%
1040 to 1140 Reach 37%-50%
Less than 1040 Low <37%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
23-28 
Applicants Submitting ACT
60%
ACT Scores for Wabash College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 21
ACT Math 25th 23
ACT Composite 25th 23
ACT Scores for Wabash College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 28
ACT Math 75th 28
ACT Composite 75th 28
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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. 60 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Wabash College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Wabash College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
28 and Above Good >76%
25 to 28 Avg + 63%-76%
23 to 25 Avg - 53%-63%
21 to 23 Reach 42%-53%
Less than 21 Low <42%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Avg. High School GPA
3.67
Typical High School Grades
B+

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. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Wabash College accepts 63% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Wabash College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 44% Good
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

High School Class Rank

72% of Wabash College freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Wabash College students
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%

Admission Statistics

Wabash College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 0 1,304 1,304
Accepted 0 821 821
Acceptance Rate ? 63% 63%
Enrolled 0 232 232
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) ? 28% 28%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Wabash College and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Wabash College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Wabash College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=152673 IPEDS survey data for Wabash College.