|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
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How hard is it to get into Capitol College and can I get accepted? The school has a 83% acceptance rate ranking it #24 in Maryland for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 291 out of 349 applicants were admitted making Capitol College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has average requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 56 percent. Capitol College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 26% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
You must submit admission test scores with your application. Capitol College is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||510|
|SAT Math 25th||510|
|SAT Composite 25th||1020|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||610|
|SAT Math 75th||620|
|SAT Composite 75th||1230|
|Average SAT Score||1130|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Capitol College?
Capitol College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 57 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1020 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 910. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1130 out of 1600. The school ranks #10 in Maryland for highest average SAT composite score. 60 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1230 and Above||Good||>89%|
|1125 to 1230||Avg +||83%-89%|
|1020 to 1125||Avg -||74%-83%|
|915 to 1020||Reach||63%-74%|
|Less than 915||Low||<63%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||19|
|ACT Math 25th||19|
|ACT Composite 25th||19|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||25|
|ACT Math 75th||20|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
|Average ACT Score||22|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Capitol College?
Admission data indicates that Capitol College 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 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #9 in Maryland for highest average ACT composite score. 2 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Capitol College.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>89%|
|22 to 25||Avg +||83%-89%|
|19 to 22||Avg -||74%-83%|
|16 to 19||Reach||63%-74%|
|Less than 16||Low||<63%|
What GPA do you need to get into Capitol College?
Applicants require above average high school grades to get into Capitol College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Capitol College was 3.26 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #16 in Maryland for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.26 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Capitol College accepts 83% of all applicants.
*This school has not released high school GPA data for its incoming freshmen. In these cases, CollegeSimply employs an artificial intelligence (AI) process to predict GPA based on this school's test scores and a large sample of other colleges' data. 3.26 is an estimate of the school's average incoming freshman GPA.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||31%||25%||26%|
Applicants have 297 days left until the Fall 2021 term applications are due on Aug 15, 2022.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Capitol College is $25.
What are the requirements for admission to Capitol College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Considered but not required|
|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=162061 IPEDS survey data for Capitol College.
60% of students submit their SAT scores to Capitol College. 2% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
83% of those who apply are granted admission to Capitol College. Admission competition is and the college has average admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1020 and 1230. 60% 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 19 and 25. 2% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.