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Blue Mountain, Mississippi

Blue Mountain College Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Blue Mountain College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
99.5%
Admission Difficulty for Blue Mountain College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery Easy
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into Blue Mountain College and can I get accepted? The school has a 100% acceptance rate ranking it #15 in Mississippi for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 206 out of 207 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 very easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 48 percent. Blue Mountain College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Of those applicants who were admitted, 62% 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.

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Blue Mountain College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1140-1220
Applicants Submitting SAT
3%
SAT Scores for Blue Mountain College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 580
SAT Math 25th 560
SAT Composite 25th 1140
SAT Scores for Blue Mountain College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 640
SAT Math 75th 580
SAT Composite 75th 1220
Average SAT Score 1180

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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 34 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1140 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 1100. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1180 out of 1600. The school ranks #5 in Mississippi for highest average SAT composite score. 3 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 scores are not required for admission consideration at Blue Mountain College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Blue Mountain College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1220 and Above Good >99%
1180 to 1220 Avg + 99%-99%
1140 to 1180 Avg - 99%-99%
1100 to 1140 Reach 99%-99%
Less than 1100 Low <99%
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Blue Mountain College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
18-23 
Applicants Submitting ACT
96%
ACT Scores for Blue Mountain College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 17
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 18
ACT Scores for Blue Mountain College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 24
ACT Math 75th 22
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 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 #7 in Mississippi for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 96 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Blue Mountain College.

ACT scores are not required for admission consideration at Blue Mountain College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Blue Mountain College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
23 and Above Good >99%
20 to 23 Avg + 99%-99%
18 to 20 Avg - 99%-99%
16 to 18 Reach 99%-99%
Less than 16 Low <99%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.42
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need 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 #4 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 100% of all applicants.

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High School GPA's for admitted Blue Mountain College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 31% Good
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

High School Class Rank

68% of Blue Mountain College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Blue Mountain College students
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%

Admission Statistics

Blue Mountain College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 104 103 207
Accepted 104 102 206
Acceptance Rate 100% 99% 100%
Enrolled 59 68 127
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 57% 67% 62%

Admission Requirements

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

Blue Mountain College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Not applicable
High School GPA Not applicable
High School Class Rank Not applicable
Completion of College Preparatory Program Not applicable
Recommendations Not applicable
Demonstration of Competencies Not applicable

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Blue Mountain 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=175430 IPEDS survey data for Blue Mountain College.