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Your chances of getting into Bloomfield College

Admission Rate & Difficulty

Percent Admitted 

Admission Difficulty for Bloomfield College
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Extremely Easy 
Applicant Competition Very Low 

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at Bloomfield College is 84%.  Its admission rate is the 23rd lowest in New Jersey.

Admission Selectivity

How hard is it to get into Bloomfield College and can you get accepted?

Bloomfield College is an easy school to get into and you have a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission criteria. Last year, 2,300 out of the 2,737 who applied were admitted.

The school has extremely easy admission requirements, generally admitting students who can score in the top 101 percent on standardized admission tests. Bloomfield College typically accepts and attracts "C+" average high school students with an average GPA around 2.69. 12% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Can you get into Bloomfield College?

84% are accepted, can you get in? Use the admission calculator to see if you have the grades and test scores needed to get in. See your admission chances based on your extracurriculars, intended major, background, and more.

Admission Requirements in Brief

To have the best chance of getting into to Bloomfield College you should:

  • Have a high school GPA of 2.69 or better
  • Earn C+ grades in high school
  • Score 940 on the SAT
  • Submit letters of recommendation from your teachers

Bloomfield College GPA

GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 


Typical High School Grades 


What GPA do you need to get into Bloomfield College?

GPA Requirements

The GPA requirements for getting into Bloomfield College are to have around a 2.69 high school GPA. You can get into Bloomfield College with below average high school grades.

If your high school grades are above the average 2.69 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Bloomfield College accepts 84% of applicants.

Average GPA

The average unweighted GPA at Bloomfield College is 2.69 on the 4.0 scale. To achieve the average GPA for admission, you need to earn C+ letter grades and regularly score around 77-79 percent on tests and assignments in high school.  The school ranks #28 in New Jersey for highest average GPA.

Importance of GPA

Since Bloomfield College is a test optional college, extra focus will be placed on your GPA when the school considers your application. As a result, it is very important that you meet the GPA requirements.

See additional colleges accepting applicants in the 2.7 GPA range.

Competitiveness by GPA Ranges

The table below outlines the number of admitted freshmen by GPA range as well as how competitive your GPA will be as compared with other applicants.

High School GPA's for admitted Bloomfield College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness 
4.0 1.5% Good
3.75 to 3.99 2.5% Good
3.50 to 3.74 7.3% Good
3.25 to 3.49 8.7% Good
3.00 to 3.24 17.5% Avg +
2.50 to 2.99 23.6% Avg -
2.00 to 2.49 28.7% Reach
1.00 to 1.99 10.2% Low
less than 1.00 0% Low

 What do these chances mean?

GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2022

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Bloomfield College SAT Scores

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Bloomfield College. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 11% of students submitted SAT scores and 1% submitted ACT scores for admission for the most recent academic year..

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 


Applicants Submitting SAT 

SAT Scores for Bloomfield College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
Reading 25th Percentile 390
Math 25th Percentile 427
Composite 25th Percentile 817
SAT Scores for Bloomfield College
SAT Test 75th Percentile Score
Reading 75th Percentile 532
Math 75th Percentile 532
Composite 75th Percentile 1064
Average SAT Score 940

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for you to be admitted to Bloomfield College?

Average Score & Range

The average SAT score at Bloomfield College is 940 out of 1600 and the range for the middle 50% of accepted students is 817-1064. Students who get into Bloomfield College score in the top 100 percent of all SAT test takers..  Bloomfield College ranks #22 in the state of New Jersey for highest average SAT composite score.

Score for Acceptance

You should target scoring 940 or above to be most competitive with other applicants. Bloomfield College regularly admits students with SAT scores down to 817 on a 1600 scale. However, three quarter of admitted students score higher. If you score below a 817, admission should be considered a reach. Some students may be accepted with minimum SAT's as low as 690, but scores this low are outside the normal range.

Score Submission Requirements

Bloomfield College is a test optional school meaning do not have to submit SAT scores with your application. The position on SAT scores from the college is "considered but not required".

View other colleges which accept students in the 940 SAT score range.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class

Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

The table below outlines your predicted admission chances based on SAT score alone. If you are an average applicant with a score of 940, you have around a 84% chance of being admitted. A 1064 places you well ahead of most other applicants and gives you about a 91% chance of getting in.

Bloomfield College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
1064 and Above Good >91%
940 to 1064 Avg + 84%-91%
817 to 940 Avg - 73%-84%
694 to 817 Reach 59%-73%
Less than 694 Low <59%
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Bloomfield College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 

Not Reported

Applicants Submitting ACT 

ACT Scores for Bloomfield College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
Reading 25th Percentile N/A
Math 25th Percentile N/A
Composite 25th Percentile N/A
ACT Scores for Bloomfield College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
Reading 75th Percentile N/A
Math 75th Percentile N/A
Composite 75th Percentile N/A
Average ACT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class


Admission Statistics

Admission and enrollment rates by gender are detailed the the table below.

Bloomfield College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,699 1,038 2,737
Accepted 1,459 841 2,300
Acceptance Rate 86% 81% 84%
Enrolled 157 120 277
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 11% 14% 12%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class

Fall 2024 Application Deadline

Applications Due

Aug 1, 2024

Days left to Apply


Applicants have 310 days left until the Fall 2024 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2024.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Bloomfield College is $40.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Bloomfield College and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Bloomfield College Application Requirements
Test Scores Considered but not required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

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

Other Colleges to Apply To 

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=183822 IPEDS survey data for Bloomfield College.


Does Bloomfield College prefer SAT or ACT?

11% of students submit their SAT scores to Bloomfield College. 1% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Bloomfield College?

84% of those who apply are granted admission to Bloomfield College. Admission competition is and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Bloomfield College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 817 and 1064. The average SAT score is 940. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.