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How hard is it to get into College of the Atlantic and can I get accepted? The school has a 72% acceptance rate ranking it #8 in Maine for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 325 out of 451 applicants were admitted making College of the Atlantic a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. College of the Atlantic typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 32% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required or recommended by College of the Atlantic.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||N/A|
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|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||N/A|
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|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||N/A|
|ACT Math 25th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 25th||N/A|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||N/A|
|ACT Math 75th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 75th||N/A|
|Average ACT Score||N/A|
What GPA do you need to get into College of the Atlantic?
Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into College of the Atlantic. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at College of the Atlantic was 3.56 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #2 in Maine for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as College of the Atlantic accepts 72% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||37%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.50||22%||Avg -|
|3.00 to 3.25||7%||Reach|
|2.75 to 3.00||5%||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|
GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House
69% of College of the Atlantic freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||10%|
|Top 25% of class||69%|
|Top 50% of class||95%|
|Bottom 50% of class||5%|
|Bottom 25% of class||0%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||32%||33%||32%|
Applicants have 27 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Feb 15, 2022.
The cost for prospective students to apply to College of the Atlantic is $50.
What are the requirements for admission to College of the Atlantic and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Neither required nor recommended|
|High School GPA||Recommended|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=160959 IPEDS survey data for College of the Atlantic.
72% of those who apply are granted admission to College of the Atlantic. Admission competition is low and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.