Chances of getting into Waldorf College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
75.4%
Admission Difficulty for Waldorf College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionVery 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.

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Waldorf College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
920-1110
Applicants Submitting SAT
37%
SAT Scores for Waldorf College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 460
SAT Math 25th 460
SAT Composite 25th 920
SAT Scores for Waldorf College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 560
SAT Math 75th 550
SAT Composite 75th 1110
Average SAT Score 1020

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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.

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Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Waldorf College admission chances by SAT score
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%
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Waldorf College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
17-22 
Applicants Submitting ACT
63%
ACT Scores for Waldorf College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 15
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 17
ACT Scores for Waldorf College
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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Waldorf College admission chances by ACT score
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%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.0
Typical High School Grades
B

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.

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Admission Statistics

Waldorf College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 332 739 1,071
Accepted 269 539 808
Acceptance Rate 81% 73% 75%
Enrolled 104 149 253
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 39% 28% 31%

Admission Requirements

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

Waldorf College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Waldorf College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
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.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 17 and 22. 63% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.