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St John's Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into St John's College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for St John's College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExceptional
Applicant CompetitionAverage

How hard is it to get into St John's and can I get accepted? The school has a 54% acceptance rate. Last year, 410 out of 753 applicants were admitted making St John's a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants.  Academically, it has extremely high requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 14 percent. Only 30% 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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St John's SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for St John's College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 670
SAT Math 25th 670
SAT Composite 25th 1340
SAT Scores for St John's College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 730
SAT Math 75th 760
SAT Composite 75th 1490
Average SAT Score 1420

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What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to St John's College?

St John's College typically requires applicants to be in the top 9 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1340 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 1260. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1420 out of 1600. 50 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

St John's College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1490 and Above Good >67%
1415 to 1490 Avg + 54%-67%
1340 to 1415 Avg - 41%-54%
1265 to 1340 Reach 29%-41%
Less than 1265 Low <29%
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St John's ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for St John's College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 29
ACT Math 25th 22
ACT Composite 25th 26
ACT Scores for St John's College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 34
ACT Math 75th 31
ACT Composite 75th 32
Average ACT Score 29

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into St John's?

Admission data indicates that St John's regularly accepts students with ACT's of 26 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 18 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 23 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 29 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 32 and above have very competitive chances. 19 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to St John's College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

St John's College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
32 and Above Good >67%
29 to 32 Avg + 54%-67%
26 to 29 Avg - 41%-54%
23 to 26 Reach 29%-41%
Less than 23 Low <29%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

St John's College has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

High School Class Rank

77% of St John's College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted St John's College students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 19%
Top 25% of class 37%
Top 50% of class 77%
Bottom 50% of class 23%
Bottom 25% of class 7%

Admission Statistics

St John's College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 406 347 753
Accepted 233 177 410
Acceptance Rate 57% 51% 54%
Enrolled 72 50 122
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 31% 28% 30%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to St John's College and what considerations affect admission decisions?

St John's College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Recommended
High School GPA Recommended
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at St John's College
AP Credit No
Dual Credit No
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=163976 IPEDS survey data for St John's College.