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Rochester Hills, Michigan

Rochester College Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Rochester College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
100%
Admission Difficulty for Rochester College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery 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 #64 in Michigan for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 404 out of 404 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 very easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 73 percent. Rochester College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 42% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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Rochester College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
940-1180
Applicants Submitting SAT
68%
SAT Scores for Rochester College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 490
SAT Math 25th 450
SAT Composite 25th 940
SAT Scores for Rochester College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 610
SAT Math 75th 570
SAT Composite 75th 1180
Average SAT Score 1060

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

Rochester College typically requires applicants to be in the top 71 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 940 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 820. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1060 out of 1600. The school ranks #35 in Michigan for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 68 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Rochester College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1180 and Above Good >99%
1060 to 1180 Avg + 99%-99%
940 to 1060 Avg - 99%-99%
820 to 940 Reach 99%-99%
Less than 820 Low <99%
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Rochester College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
16-23 
Applicants Submitting ACT
95%
ACT Scores for Rochester College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 16
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 16
ACT Scores for Rochester College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 24
ACT Math 75th 25
ACT Composite 75th 23
Average ACT Score 19

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 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 12 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 #37 in Michigan for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 95 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%
19 to 23 Avg + 99%-99%
16 to 19 Avg - 99%-99%
13 to 16 Reach 99%-99%
Less than 13 Low <99%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.13*
Typical High School Grades
B

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 227 177 404
Accepted 227 177 404
Acceptance Rate 100% 100% 100%
Enrolled 81 90 171
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 36% 51% 42%

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.