CSE Admission Requirements

Acceptance Rate

Admission Difficulty for College of Saint Elizabeth
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionLow

Can I get into CSE? The school has a 66% acceptance rate. Last year, 1,082 out of 1,633 applicants were admitted making CSE a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 79 percent. Only 15% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for College of Saint Elizabeth
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 420
SAT Math 25th 390
SAT Composite 25th 810
SAT Scores for College of Saint Elizabeth
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 500
SAT Math 75th 510
SAT Composite 75th 1010
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to College of Saint Elizabeth?

College of Saint Elizabeth typically requires applicants to be in the top 89 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 810 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 710. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 910 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 92 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

College of Saint Elizabeth admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1010 and Above Good >77%
910 to 1010 Avg + 66%-77%
810 to 910 Avg - 53%-66%
710 to 810 Reach 40%-53%
Less than 710 Low <40%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for College of Saint Elizabeth
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 14
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 17
ACT Scores for College of Saint Elizabeth
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 21
ACT Math 75th 21
ACT Composite 75th 20
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into CSE?

Admission data indicates that CSE regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 18 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 20 and above have very competitive chances. 9 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to College of Saint Elizabeth.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

College of Saint Elizabeth admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
20 and Above Good >80%
18 to 20 Avg + 66%-80%
17 to 18 Avg - 58%-66%
16 to 17 Reach 49%-58%
Less than 16 Low <49%

Estimated GPA Requirements

College of Saint Elizabeth has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.


Admission Statistics

College of Saint Elizabeth admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,121 512 1,633
Accepted 768 314 1,082
Acceptance Rate 69% 61% 66%
Enrolled 96 71 167
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 12% 23% 15%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 15, 2019
Days left to Apply

Applicants have 323 days left until the Fall 2019 term applications are due on Aug 15, 2019.

Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to CSE before the Aug 15 application deadline.

SAT Test Date Scores Available
Oct 6 Oct 19
Nov 3 Nov 16
Dec 1 Dec 14
Mar 9 Mar 22
May 4 May 17
Jun 1 Jul 10
ACT Test Date Scores Available
Oct 27 Nov 3
Dec 8 Dec 18
Feb 9 Feb 20
Apr 13 Apr 23
Jun 8 Jun 18
Jul 13 Jul 23

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to College of Saint Elizabeth and what considerations affect admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at College of Saint Elizabeth
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=186618 IPEDS survey data for College of Saint Elizabeth.