York, Nebraska

York College Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into York College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for York College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery Easy
Applicant CompetitionAverage

How hard is it to get into York College and can I get accepted? The school has a 48% acceptance rate. Last year, 257 out of 530 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 64 percent. Of those applicants who were admitted, 52% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by York College is a prized outcome for many students.

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York College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for York College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 480
SAT Math 25th 490
SAT Composite 25th 970
SAT Scores for York College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 590
SAT Math 75th 570
SAT Composite 75th 1160
Average SAT Score 1070

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What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to York College?

York College typically requires applicants to be in the top 66 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 970 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 1070 out of 1600. 29 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

York College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1160 and Above Good >61%
1065 to 1160 Avg + 48%-61%
970 to 1065 Avg - 35%-48%
875 to 970 Reach 24%-35%
Less than 875 Low <24%
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York College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for York College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 16
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 18
ACT Scores for York College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 24
ACT Math 75th 23
ACT Composite 75th 24
Average ACT Score 21

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 15 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 21 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 24 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 71 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to York College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

York College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
24 and Above Good >61%
21 to 24 Avg + 48%-61%
18 to 21 Avg - 35%-48%
15 to 18 Reach 24%-35%
Less than 15 Low <24%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

York College has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

Admission Statistics

York College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 280 250 530
Accepted 132 125 257
Acceptance Rate 47% 50% 48%
Enrolled 62 71 133
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 47% 57% 52%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 31, 2019
Days left to Apply

Applicants have 42 days left until the Fall 2019 term applications are due on Aug 31, 2019.

Admission Requirements

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

York College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at York 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=181853 IPEDS survey data for York College.