Rochester College Admission Requirements

Rochester Hills, Michigan

Chances of getting into Rochester College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for Rochester College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into Rochester College and can I get accepted? The school has a 100% acceptance rate ranking it #63 in Michigan for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 361 out of 361 applicants were admitted making Rochester College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 76 percent. Rochester College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 39% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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Rochester College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Rochester College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 440
SAT Math 25th 430
SAT Composite 25th 870
SAT Scores for Rochester College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 560
SAT Math 75th 540
SAT Composite 75th 1100
Average SAT Score 990

SAT Scores you need to get in

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

Rochester College typically requires applicants to be in the top 82 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 870 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 750. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 990 out of 1600. The school ranks #33 in Michigan for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 76 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

Rochester College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1100 and Above Good >99%
985 to 1100 Avg + 99%-99%
870 to 985 Avg - 99%-99%
755 to 870 Reach 99%-99%
Less than 755 Low <99%
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Rochester College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Rochester College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 15
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 17
ACT Scores for Rochester College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 25
ACT Math 75th 23
ACT Composite 75th 23
Average ACT Score 20

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Rochester 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 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 23 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #33 in Michigan for highest average ACT composite score. 27 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Rochester College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Rochester College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
23 and Above Good >99%
20 to 23 Avg + 99%-99%
17 to 20 Avg - 99%-99%
14 to 17 Reach 99%-99%
Less than 14 Low <99%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
Typical High School Grades

You will need about average high school grades to get into Rochester College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Rochester College was 3.13 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #32 in Michigan for highest average GPA.

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Admission Statistics

Rochester College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 196 165 361
Accepted 196 165 361
Acceptance Rate 100% 100% 100%
Enrolled 66 73 139
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 34% 44% 39%

Admission Requirements

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

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Rochester College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=170967 IPEDS survey data for Rochester College.

Frequently Asked Questions

76% of students submit their SAT scores to Rochester College. 27% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

100% of those who apply are granted admission to Rochester College. Admission competition is and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 870 and 1100. 76% 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 17 and 23. 27% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.