Waldorf College Admission RequirementsForest City, Iowa
Chances of getting into Waldorf College
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into Waldorf College and can I get accepted? The school has a 75% acceptance rate ranking it #20 in Iowa for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 808 out of 1,071 applicants were admitted making Waldorf College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Waldorf College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 31% 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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Waldorf College SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT37%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||460|
|SAT Math 25th||460|
|SAT Composite 25th||920|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||560|
|SAT Math 75th||550|
|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 Waldorf College?
Waldorf 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. The school ranks #23 in Iowa for highest average SAT composite score. 37 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||>84%|
|1015 to 1110||Avg +||75%-84%|
|920 to 1015||Avg -||64%-75%|
|825 to 920||Reach||51%-64%|
|Less than 825||Low||<51%|
Waldorf College ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT63%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||15|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||17|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||22|
|ACT Math 75th||20|
|ACT Composite 75th||22|
|Average ACT Score||19|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Waldorf College?
Admission data indicates that Waldorf College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #27 in Iowa for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 63 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Waldorf College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|22 and Above||Good||>85%|
|19 to 22||Avg +||75%-85%|
|17 to 19||Avg -||66%-75%|
|15 to 17||Reach||56%-66%|
|Less than 15||Low||<56%|
Avg. High School GPA3.0
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into Waldorf College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Waldorf College was 3.0 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #31 in Iowa for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.0 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Waldorf College accepts 75% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||9%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||13%||Good|
|3.00 to 3.25||16%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||32%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||15%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||1%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
52% of Waldorf College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||4%|
|Top 25% of class||24%|
|Top 50% of class||52%|
|Bottom 50% of class||48%|
|Bottom 25% of class||14%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||39%||28%||31%|
What are the requirements for admission to Waldorf College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=154518 IPEDS survey data for Waldorf College.
Frequently Asked Questions
37% of students submit their SAT scores to Waldorf College. 63% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
75% of those who apply are granted admission to Waldorf College. Admission competition is and the college has unavailable 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 1110. 37% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.