NEC Admission Requirements

Acceptance Rate

Admission Difficulty for New England College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

Can I get into NEC? The school has a 100% acceptance rate. Last year, 9,176 out of 9,214 applicants were admitted making New England College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. New England College typically accepts and attracts "C+" average high school students. Only 5% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for New England College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for New England College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
SAT Math 75th N/A
SAT Composite 75th N/A

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for New England College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for New England College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th N/A

Estimated GPA Requirements

Avg. High School GPA
Typical High School Grades

You can get into New England College with below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at New England College was 2.66 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily C+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school grades are above the average 2.66 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as NEC accepts 100% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted New England College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 4% Good
3.50 to 3.75 3% Good
3.25 to 3.50 9% Good
3.00 to 3.25 14% Good
2.75 to 3.00 30% Avg +
2.50 to 2.75 33% Avg -
2.25 to 2.50 8% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

Admission Statistics

New England College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 5,572 3,642 9,214
Accepted 5,556 3,620 9,176
Acceptance Rate 100% 99% 100%
Enrolled 271 209 480
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 5% 6% 5%

Admission Requirements

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

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at New England College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=182980 IPEDS survey data for New England College.