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Chestertown, Maryland

Washington College Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Washington College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
47.6%
Admission Difficulty for Washington College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionAverage

How hard is it to get into Washington College and can I get accepted? The school has a 48% acceptance rate. Last year, 2,626 out of 5,515 applicants were admitted making Washington College a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Washington College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 14% 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
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Applicants Submitting SAT
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SAT Scores for Washington College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
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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 Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th 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. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Washington College will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Washington College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
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 3,670 1,845 5,515
Accepted 1,654 972 2,626
Acceptance Rate 45% 53% 48%
Enrolled 225 143 368
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 14% 15% 14%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Feb 15, 2019
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2019 has passed. Applications were due on Feb 15, 2019.

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.