|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
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How hard is it to get into Blue Mountain College and can I get accepted? The school has a 96% acceptance rate ranking it #13 in Mississippi for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 223 out of 233 applicants were admitted making Blue Mountain College 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 58 percent. Blue Mountain College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Of those applicants who were admitted, 51% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Blue Mountain College is a prized outcome for many students. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||450|
|SAT Math 25th||590|
|SAT Composite 25th||1040|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||570|
|SAT Math 75th||600|
|SAT Composite 75th||1170|
|Average SAT Score||1110|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Blue Mountain College?
Blue Mountain College typically requires applicants to be in the top 53 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1040 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 970. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1110 out of 1600. The school ranks #6 in Mississippi for highest average SAT composite score. 5 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.
SAT scores are not required for admission consideration at Blue Mountain College.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1170 and Above||Good||>98%|
|1105 to 1170||Avg +||96%-98%|
|1040 to 1105||Avg -||93%-96%|
|975 to 1040||Reach||89%-93%|
|Less than 975||Low||<89%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||17|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||24|
|ACT Math 75th||24|
|ACT Composite 75th||23|
|Average ACT Score||20|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Blue Mountain College?
Admission data indicates that Blue Mountain College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 18 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 62 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 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 #10 in Mississippi for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 93 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Blue Mountain College.
ACT scores are not required for admission consideration at Blue Mountain College.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|23 and Above||Good||>98%|
|20 to 23||Avg +||96%-98%|
|18 to 20||Avg -||94%-96%|
|16 to 18||Reach||91%-94%|
|Less than 16||Low||<91%|
What GPA do you need to get into Blue Mountain College?
Applicants require above average high school grades to get into Blue Mountain College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Blue Mountain College was 3.42 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #5 in Mississippi for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.42 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Blue Mountain College accepts 96% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||22%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.50||13%||Avg -|
|3.00 to 3.25||13%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||14%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||7%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House
68% of Blue Mountain College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||14%|
|Top 25% of class||38%|
|Top 50% of class||68%|
|Bottom 50% of class||32%|
|Bottom 25% of class||9%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||43%||60%||51%|
What are the requirements for admission to Blue Mountain College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Not applicable|
|High School GPA||Not applicable|
|High School Class Rank||Not applicable|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Not applicable|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Not applicable|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=175430 IPEDS survey data for Blue Mountain College.
5% of students submit their SAT scores to Blue Mountain College. 93% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
96% of those who apply are granted admission to Blue Mountain College. Admission competition is and the college has easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1040 and 1170. 5% 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 18 and 23. 93% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.