|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
The acceptance rate at Tabor is 46%. It ranks #2 in Kansas and #194 in the nation for lowest rate of acceptance. Tabor is a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Last year, 488 out of 1,052 applicants were admitted.
The school has extremely easy admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 70 percent (SAT 900/1100 ACT 18/23). Tabor College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.23. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top half of their high school class. 35% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
The Tabor application fee is $50 and applications are due by Aug 1.
You are required to submit admission test scores with your application. Tabor College is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to COVID-19.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||450|
|SAT Math 25th||450|
|SAT Composite 25th||900|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||560|
|SAT Math 75th||540|
|SAT Composite 75th||1100|
|Average SAT Score||1000|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Tabor College?
Tabor College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 78 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 900 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 800. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1000 out of 1600. Tabor ranks #7 in Kansas for highest average SAT composite score. 30 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1100 and Above||Good||>59%|
|1000 to 1100||Avg +||46%-59%|
|900 to 1000||Avg -||33%-46%|
|800 to 900||Reach||23%-33%|
|Less than 800||Low||<23%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||16|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||22|
|ACT Math 75th||23|
|ACT Composite 75th||23|
|Average ACT Score||20|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Tabor?
Admission data indicates that Tabor regularly accepts students with ACT's of 18 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 62 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 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 23 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #10 in Kansas for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 75 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Tabor College.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|23 and Above||Good||>62%|
|20 to 23||Avg +||46%-62%|
|18 to 20||Avg -||36%-46%|
|16 to 18||Reach||27%-36%|
|Less than 16||Low||<27%|
What GPA do you need to get into Tabor College?
Applicants need about average high school grades to get into Tabor. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Tabor College was 3.23 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #20 in Kansas for highest average GPA. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Tabor will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
65% of Tabor College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||15%|
|Top 25% of class||16%|
|Top 50% of class||65%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||32%||37%||35%|
Applicants have 35 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2022.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Tabor College is $50.
What are the requirements for admission to Tabor College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Neither required nor recommended|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=155973 IPEDS survey data for Tabor College.
30% of students submit their SAT scores to Tabor. 75% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
46% of those who apply are granted admission to Tabor. Admission competition is low and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 900 and 1100. 30% 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 18 and 23. 75% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.