|Applicant Competition||Very High|
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How hard is it to get into College of the Ozarks and can I get accepted? The school has a 10% acceptance rate ranking it #1 in Missouri for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 279 out of 2,720 applicants were admitted making College of the Ozarks a very highly competitive school to get into with a low chance of acceptance for typical applicants. Academically, it has average requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 43 percent. Of those applicants who were admitted, 91% chose to enroll. This indicates that admission to the school is highly desirable and it may be a primary choice for many students.
You must submit admission test scores with your application. College of the Ozarks is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||525|
|SAT Math 25th||440|
|SAT Composite 25th||965|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||608|
|SAT Math 75th||595|
|SAT Composite 75th||1203|
|Average SAT Score||1080|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to College of the Ozarks?
College of the Ozarks typically prefers applicants to be in the top 100 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 965 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 850. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1080 out of 1600. The school ranks #21 in Missouri for highest average SAT composite score. 6 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1203 and Above||Good||>16%|
|1084 to 1203||Avg +||10%-16%|
|965 to 1084||Avg -||6%-10%|
|846 to 965||Reach||4%-6%|
|Less than 846||Low||<4%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||21|
|ACT Math 25th||19|
|ACT Composite 25th||21|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||27|
|ACT Math 75th||25|
|ACT Composite 75th||26|
|Average ACT Score||23|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into College of the Ozarks?
Admission data indicates that College of the Ozarks regularly accepts students with ACT's of 21 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 43 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 24 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 26 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #14 in Missouri for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 97 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to College of the Ozarks.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|26 and Above||Good||>17%|
|23 to 26||Avg +||10%-17%|
|21 to 23||Avg -||7%-10%|
|19 to 21||Reach||5%-7%|
|Less than 19||Low||<5%|
College of the Ozarks has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||86%||98%||91%|
The application deadline for Fall 2021 has passed. Applications were due on Feb 15, 2021.
The cost for prospective students to apply to College of the Ozarks is $0.
What are the requirements for admission to College of the Ozarks and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=178697 IPEDS survey data for College of the Ozarks.
6% of students submit their SAT scores to College of the Ozarks. 97% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
10% of those who apply are granted admission to College of the Ozarks. Admission competition is very high and the college has average admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 965 and 1203. 6% 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 21 and 26. 97% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.