York College Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into York College
|Admission Standards||Very Easy|
How hard is it to get into York College and can I get accepted? The school has a 50% acceptance rate ranking it #5 in Nebraska for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 226 out of 449 applicants were admitted making York College a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has very easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 66 percent. York College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 48% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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York College SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT39%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||470|
|SAT Math 25th||480|
|SAT Composite 25th||950|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||580|
|SAT Math 75th||580|
|SAT Composite 75th||1160|
|Average SAT Score||1060|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to York College?
York College typically requires applicants to be in the top 69 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 950 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 840. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1060 out of 1600. The school ranks #5 in Nebraska for highest average SAT composite score. 39 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|
|1160 and Above||Good||>63%|
|1055 to 1160||Avg +||50%-63%|
|950 to 1055||Avg -||37%-50%|
|845 to 950||Reach||26%-37%|
|Less than 845||Low||<26%|
York College ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT61%
|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||22|
|ACT Math 75th||22|
|ACT Composite 75th||22|
|Average ACT Score||20|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into York College?
Admission data indicates that York 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 22 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #12 in Nebraska for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 61 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to York College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|22 and Above||Good||>63%|
|20 to 22||Avg +||50%-63%|
|18 to 20||Avg -||37%-50%|
|16 to 18||Reach||26%-37%|
|Less than 16||Low||<26%|
Avg. High School GPA3.21*
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into York College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at York College was 3.21 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #14 in Nebraska for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as York College accepts 50% of students who apply.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||46%||50%||48%|
Applications are DueAug 31, 2020
Days left to Apply215
Applicants have 215 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Aug 31, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to York College before the Aug 31 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Mar 14||Mar 27|
|May 2||May 15|
|Jun 6||Jul 15|
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Feb 8||Feb 19|
|Apr 4||Apr 14|
|Jun 13||Jun 23|
|Jul 18||Jul 28|
What are the requirements for admission to York College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|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=181853 IPEDS survey data for York College.
Frequently Asked Questions
39% of students submit their SAT scores to York College. 61% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
50% of those who apply are granted admission to York College. Admission competition is low and the college has very easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 950 and 1160. 39% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.