Becker College Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Becker College
How hard is it to get into Becker College and can I get accepted? The school has a 69% acceptance rate ranking it #34 in Massachusetts for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 3,451 out of 4,972 applicants were admitted making Becker College a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 50 percent. Becker College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 11% 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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Becker College SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT87%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||540|
|SAT Math 25th||510|
|SAT Composite 25th||1050|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||640|
|SAT Math 75th||590|
|SAT Composite 75th||1230|
|Average SAT Score||1140|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Becker College?
Becker College typically requires applicants to be in the top 51 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1050 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 960. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1140 out of 1600. The school ranks #36 in Massachusetts for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 87 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.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1230 and Above||Good||>79%|
|1140 to 1230||Avg +||69%-79%|
|1050 to 1140||Avg -||57%-69%|
|960 to 1050||Reach||44%-57%|
|Less than 960||Low||<44%|
Becker College ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT17%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||19|
|ACT Math 25th||18|
|ACT Composite 25th||20|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||27|
|ACT Math 75th||25|
|ACT Composite 75th||26|
|Average ACT Score||23|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Becker College?
Admission data indicates that Becker College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 20 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 49 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 17 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 23 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 26 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #26 in Massachusetts for highest average ACT composite score. 17 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Becker College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|26 and Above||Good||>79%|
|23 to 26||Avg +||69%-79%|
|20 to 23||Avg -||57%-69%|
|17 to 20||Reach||44%-57%|
|Less than 17||Low||<44%|
Avg. High School GPA3.02
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into Becker College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Becker College was 3.02 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #36 in Massachusetts for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Becker College accepts 69% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||12%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||13%||Good|
|3.00 to 3.25||25%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||17%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||19%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Reach|
57% of Becker College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||7%|
|Top 25% of class||26%|
|Top 50% of class||57%|
|Bottom 50% of class||43%|
|Bottom 25% of class||11%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||8%||15%||11%|
What are the requirements for admission to Becker College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=164720 IPEDS survey data for Becker College.