College of Mount Saint Vincent Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into College of Mount Saint Vincent
|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into College of Mount Saint Vincent and can I get accepted? The school has a 91% acceptance rate ranking it #139 in New York for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 2,496 out of 2,740 applicants were admitted making College of Mount Saint Vincent an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 65 percent. College of Mount Saint Vincent typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 18% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the lower half of their high school class.
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College of Mount Saint Vincent SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT81%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||490|
|SAT Math 25th||470|
|SAT Composite 25th||960|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||580|
|SAT Math 75th||550|
|SAT Composite 75th||1130|
|Average SAT Score||1050|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to College of Mount Saint Vincent?
College of Mount Saint Vincent typically requires applicants to be in the top 68 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 960 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 1050 out of 1600. The school ranks #86 in New York for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 81 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|
|1130 and Above||Good||>95%|
|1045 to 1130||Avg +||91%-95%|
|960 to 1045||Avg -||86%-91%|
|875 to 960||Reach||78%-86%|
|Less than 875||Low||<78%|
College of Mount Saint Vincent ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT19%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||16|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||21|
|ACT Math 75th||21|
|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 College of Mount Saint Vincent?
Admission data indicates that College of Mount Saint Vincent 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 #74 in New York for highest average ACT composite score. 19 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to College of Mount Saint Vincent.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|22 and Above||Good||>95%|
|20 to 22||Avg +||91%-95%|
|18 to 20||Avg -||86%-91%|
|16 to 18||Reach||78%-86%|
|Less than 16||Low||<78%|
Avg. High School GPA3.3
Typical High School GradesB+
You will need above average high school grades to get into College of Mount Saint Vincent. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at College of Mount Saint Vincent was 3.3 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #47 in New York for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.3 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as College of Mount Saint Vincent accepts 91% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||18%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.50||36%||Avg -|
|3.00 to 3.25||36%||Reach|
|2.75 to 3.00||6%||Low|
|2.50 to 2.75||N/A%||Low|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
56% of College of Mount Saint Vincent freshman were in the bottom half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||3%|
|Top 25% of class||17%|
|Top 50% of class||44%|
|Bottom 50% of class||56%|
|Bottom 25% of class||20%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||17%||20%||18%|
What are the requirements for admission to College of Mount Saint Vincent and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|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=193399 IPEDS survey data for College of Mount Saint Vincent.