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TMC Admission Requirements

Crestview Hills, Kentucky

Chances of getting into Thomas More College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
90%
Admission Difficulty for Thomas More College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery Easy
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into TMC and can I get accepted? The school has a 90% acceptance rate ranking it #24 in Kentucky for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 2,429 out of 2,698 applicants were admitted making Thomas More College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has very easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 62 percent. Thomas More College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 20% 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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Find out which students are getting accepted at TMC, which are not, and how your GPA, SAT, or ACT scores compare.

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TMC SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
960-1120
Applicants Submitting SAT
9%
SAT Scores for Thomas More College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 470
SAT Math 25th 490
SAT Composite 25th 960
SAT Scores for Thomas More College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 570
SAT Math 75th 550
SAT Composite 75th 1120
Average SAT Score 1040

SAT Scores you need to get in

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

Thomas More College typically requires applicants to be in the top 68 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 960 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 880. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1040 out of 1600. The school ranks #15 in Kentucky for highest average SAT composite score. 9 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Thomas More College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1120 and Above Good >94%
1040 to 1120 Avg + 90%-94%
960 to 1040 Avg - 84%-90%
880 to 960 Reach 76%-84%
Less than 880 Low <76%
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TMC ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
19-24 
Applicants Submitting ACT
94%
ACT Scores for Thomas More College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 19
ACT Math 25th 18
ACT Composite 25th 19
ACT Scores for Thomas More College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 24
ACT Math 75th 25
ACT Composite 75th 24
Average ACT Score 21

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into TMC?

Admission data indicates that TMC regularly accepts students with ACT's of 19 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 56 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 24 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #17 in Kentucky for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 94 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Thomas More College.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Thomas More College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
24 and Above Good >94%
21 to 24 Avg + 90%-94%
19 to 21 Avg - 85%-90%
17 to 19 Reach 79%-85%
Less than 17 Low <79%
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TMC GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.3
Typical High School Grades
B+

What GPA do you need to get into Thomas More College?

Applicants require above average high school grades to get into TMC. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Thomas More College was 3.3 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #11 in Kentucky for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.3 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as TMC accepts 90% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Thomas More College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 23% Good
3.50 to 3.75 15% Good
3.25 to 3.50 13% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 18% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 22% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 7% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 2% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

High School Class Rank

64% of Thomas More College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Thomas More College students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 11%
Top 25% of class 27%
Top 50% of class 64%
Bottom 50% of class 36%
Bottom 25% of class 11%
Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

Applying

Admission Statistics

Thomas More College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,420 1,277 2,698
Accepted 1,319 1,109 2,429
Acceptance Rate 93% 87% 90%
Enrolled 247 244 491
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 19% 22% 20%

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Aug 1, 2020
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2020 has passed. Applications were due on Aug 1, 2020.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Thomas More College and what student information is used for admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Thomas More College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Other Colleges to Consider

Other Colleges to Consider
Subject Percent of Class
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Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Mount Vernon, Ohio

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Oakland City University

Oakland City, Indiana

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Saint Mary of the Woods College

Saint Mary of the Woods, Indiana

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Saint Josephs College

Rensselaer, Indiana

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Appalachian Bible College

Mount Hope, West Virginia

W
Wheeling Jesuit University

Wheeling, West Virginia

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Tusculum College

Greeneville, Tennessee

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=157809 IPEDS survey data for Thomas More College.

FAQs

Does Thomas More College prefer SAT or ACT?

9% of students submit their SAT scores to TMC. 94% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Thomas More College?

90% of those who apply are granted admission to TMC. Admission competition is and the college has very easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Thomas More College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 960 and 1120. 9% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Thomas More College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 19 and 24. 94% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.


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