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Chestertown, Maryland

Washington College Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Washington College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
63.6%
Admission Difficulty for Washington College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionLow

How hard is it to get into Washington College and can I get accepted? The school has a 64% acceptance rate ranking it #12 in Maryland for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 2,312 out of 3,637 applicants were admitted making Washington College a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Washington College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 13% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.

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Washington College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT
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SAT Scores for Washington College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
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SAT Scores for Washington College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
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Washington College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT
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ACT Scores for Washington College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Washington College
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ACT Reading 75th N/A
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.53
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need very good grades in high school to get into Washington College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Washington College was 3.53 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #10 in Maryland for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Washington College accepts 64% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Washington College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 41% Good
3.50 to 3.75 25% Avg +
3.25 to 3.50 11% Avg -
3.00 to 3.25 16% Reach
2.75 to 3.00 6% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 1% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

62% of Washington College freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Washington College students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 33%
Top 25% of class 62%
Top 50% of class 88%
Bottom 50% of class 12%
Bottom 25% of class 0%

Admission Statistics

Washington College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 2,234 1,403 3,637
Accepted 1,448 864 2,312
Acceptance Rate 65% 62% 64%
Enrolled 186 124 310
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 13% 14% 13%

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Feb 15, 2020
Days left to Apply
25

Applicants have 25 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Feb 15, 2020.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Washington College and what considerations affect admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Washington College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=164216 IPEDS survey data for Washington College.

Frequently Asked Questions

64% of those who apply are granted admission to Washington College. Admission competition is low and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.