RMC Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Rocky Mountain College
How hard is it to get into RMC and can I get accepted? The school has a 64% acceptance rate ranking it #3 in Montana for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 797 out of 1,238 applicants were admitted making RMC a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 56 percent. Rocky Mountain College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 31% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
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RMC SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT30%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||490|
|SAT Math 25th||500|
|SAT Composite 25th||990|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||640|
|SAT Math 75th||580|
|SAT Composite 75th||1220|
|Average SAT Score||1110|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Rocky Mountain College?
Rocky Mountain College typically requires applicants to be in the top 62 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 990 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 870. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1110 out of 1600. The school ranks #6 in Montana for highest average SAT composite score. 30 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 Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1220 and Above||Good||>75%|
|1105 to 1220||Avg +||64%-75%|
|990 to 1105||Avg -||51%-64%|
|875 to 990||Reach||38%-51%|
|Less than 875||Low||<38%|
RMC ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT82%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||18|
|ACT Math 25th||18|
|ACT Composite 25th||20|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||24|
|ACT Math 75th||25|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
|Average ACT Score||22|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into RMC?
Admission data indicates that RMC regularly accepts students with ACT's of 20 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 49 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #5 in Montana for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 82 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Rocky Mountain College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>77%|
|22 to 25||Avg +||64%-77%|
|20 to 22||Avg -||54%-64%|
|18 to 20||Reach||43%-54%|
|Less than 18||Low||<43%|
Avg. High School GPA3.29
Typical High School GradesB
You will need above average high school grades to get into Rocky Mountain College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Rocky Mountain College was 3.29 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #5 in Montana for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as RMC accepts 64% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||15%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||13%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||19%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||24%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||5%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||1%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
70% of Rocky 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||15%|
|Top 25% of class||35%|
|Top 50% of class||70%|
|Bottom 50% of class||30%|
|Bottom 25% of class||8%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||28%||34%||31%|
What are the requirements for admission to Rocky Mountain College and what considerations affect 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||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=180595 IPEDS survey data for Rocky Mountain College.