Elms College Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into College of Our Lady of the Elms
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into Elms College and can I get accepted? The school has a 79% acceptance rate ranking it #52 in Massachusetts for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 690 out of 868 applicants were admitted making College of Our Lady of the Elms an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 64 percent. Only 25% 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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Elms College SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT94%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||500|
|SAT Math 25th||510|
|SAT Composite 25th||1010|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||620|
|SAT Math 75th||580|
|SAT Composite 75th||1200|
|Average SAT Score||1110|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to College of Our Lady of the Elms?
College of Our Lady of the Elms typically requires applicants to be in the top 59 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1010 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 1110 out of 1600. The school ranks #42 in Massachusetts for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 94 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|
|1200 and Above||Good||>86%|
|1105 to 1200||Avg +||79%-86%|
|1010 to 1105||Avg -||69%-79%|
|915 to 1010||Reach||57%-69%|
|Less than 915||Low||<57%|
Elms College ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT9%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||N/A|
|ACT Math 25th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 25th||17|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||N/A|
|ACT Math 75th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
|Average ACT Score||21|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Elms College?
Admission data indicates that Elms College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 13 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 21 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #42 in Massachusetts for highest average ACT composite score. 9 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to College of Our Lady of the Elms.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>86%|
|21 to 25||Avg +||79%-86%|
|17 to 21||Avg -||69%-79%|
|13 to 17||Reach||57%-69%|
|Less than 13||Low||<57%|
College of Our Lady of the Elms has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.
75% of College of Our Lady of the Elms freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||10%|
|Top 25% of class||35%|
|Top 50% of class||75%|
|Bottom 50% of class||25%|
|Bottom 25% of class||10%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||24%||28%||25%|
What are the requirements for admission to College of Our Lady of the Elms and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=167394 IPEDS survey data for College of Our Lady of the Elms.