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Private 4 Year

Rust College Admission Requirements

Holly Springs, Mississippi

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Chances of getting into Rust College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
50.2%
Admission Difficulty for Rust College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionAverage
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How hard is it to get into Rust College and can I get accepted? The school has a 50% acceptance rate ranking it #3 in Mississippi for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 2,438 out of 4,852 applicants were admitted making Rust College a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Rust College typically accepts and attracts "C+" average high school students. Only 9% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is recommended but not required for admission to Rust College. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application.

Rust College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT
-
SAT Scores for Rust College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Rust College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
SAT Math 75th N/A
SAT Composite 75th N/A
Average SAT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Rust College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT
-
ACT Scores for Rust College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Rust College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th N/A
Average ACT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Rust College GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
2.7
Typical High School Grades
C+

What GPA do you need to get into Rust College?

You can get into Rust College with below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Rust College was 2.7 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily C+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #15 in Mississippi for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Rust College accepts 50% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Rust College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 2% Good
3.50 to 3.75 5% Good
3.25 to 3.50 7% Good
3.00 to 3.25 13% Good
2.75 to 3.00 36% Avg +
2.50 to 2.75 36% Avg -
2.25 to 2.50 1% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

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Applying

Admission Statistics

Rust College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 3,088 1,764 4,852
Accepted 1,604 834 2,438
Acceptance Rate 52% 47% 50%
Enrolled 125 90 215
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 8% 11% 9%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Fall 2021 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Jul 15, 2021
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2021 has passed. Applications were due on Jul 15, 2021.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Rust College is $10.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Rust College and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Rust College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Recommended
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Considered but not required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Considered but not required
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Considered but not required

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Rust 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=176318 IPEDS survey data for Rust College.

FAQs

What is my chance of getting into Rust College?

50% of those who apply are granted admission to Rust College. Admission competition is low and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.