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Emmanuel College Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Emmanuel College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
77%
Admission Difficulty for Emmanuel College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsDifficult
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into Emmanuel College and can I get accepted? The school has a 77% acceptance rate ranking it #49 in Massachusetts for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 4,443 out of 5,770 applicants were admitted making Emmanuel College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has difficult requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 34 percent. Emmanuel College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 13% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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Emmanuel College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1100-1280
Applicants Submitting SAT
57%
SAT Scores for Emmanuel College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 560
SAT Math 25th 540
SAT Composite 25th 1100
SAT Scores for Emmanuel College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 650
SAT Math 75th 630
SAT Composite 75th 1280
Average SAT Score 1190

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What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Emmanuel College?

Emmanuel College typically requires applicants to be in the top 41 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1100 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 1010. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1190 out of 1600. The school ranks #20 in Massachusetts for highest average SAT composite score. 57 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.

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Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Emmanuel College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1280 and Above Good >85%
1190 to 1280 Avg + 77%-85%
1100 to 1190 Avg - 66%-77%
1010 to 1100 Reach 54%-66%
Less than 1010 Low <54%
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Emmanuel College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
24-27 
Applicants Submitting ACT
6%
ACT Scores for Emmanuel College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th 24
ACT Scores for Emmanuel College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th 27
Average ACT Score 25

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Emmanuel College?

Admission data indicates that Emmanuel College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 24 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 27 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 22 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 26 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 27 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #21 in Massachusetts for highest average ACT composite score. 6 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Emmanuel College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Emmanuel College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
27 and Above Good >87%
25 to 27 Avg + 77%-87%
24 to 25 Avg - 70%-77%
23 to 24 Reach 62%-70%
Less than 23 Low <62%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.6
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need very good grades in high school to get into Emmanuel College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Emmanuel College was 3.6 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #18 in Massachusetts for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.6 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Emmanuel College accepts 77% of all applicants.

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Admission Statistics

Emmanuel College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 4,276 1,494 5,770
Accepted 3,371 1,072 4,443
Acceptance Rate 79% 72% 77%
Enrolled 466 130 596
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 14% 12% 13%

Admission Requirements

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

Emmanuel 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 Emmanuel 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=165671 IPEDS survey data for Emmanuel College.

Frequently Asked Questions

57% of students submit their SAT scores to Emmanuel College. 6% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

77% of those who apply are granted admission to Emmanuel College. Admission competition is and the college has difficult admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1100 and 1280. 57% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 24 and 27. 6% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.