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Private 4 Year

Manhattan College Admission Requirements

Riverdale, New York

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Chances of getting into Manhattan College

Open Admission Policy

Can I get into Manhattan College? Manhattan College is an open admission policy institution. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met. New admission is often granted continually throughout the year. Please consult Manhattan College directly to learn the specifics of its open admission policy.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is recommended but not required for admission to Manhattan College. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application.

Manhattan College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT 
83%
SAT Scores for Manhattan College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Manhattan College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
SAT Math 75th N/A
SAT Composite 75th N/A
Average SAT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
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Manhattan College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT 
17%
ACT Scores for Manhattan College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Manhattan College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th N/A
Average ACT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Manhattan College GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 
3.55*
Typical High School Grades 
B+

What GPA do you need to get into Manhattan College?

Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into Manhattan College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Manhattan College was 3.55 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #35 in New York for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.55 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Manhattan College accepts 78% of all applicants.

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High School GPA's for admitted Manhattan College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness 
4.0 4.0% Good
3.75 to 3.99 19.0% Good
3.50 to 3.74 18.0% Avg +
3.25 to 3.49 15.0% Avg -
3.00 to 3.24 17.0% Avg -
2.50 to 2.99 20.0% Reach
2.00 to 2.49 6.0% Reach
1.00 to 1.99 1.0% Low
less than 1.00 0% Low

*This school has not released high school GPA data for its incoming freshmen. In these cases, CollegeSimply employs an artificial intelligence (AI) process to predict GPA based on this school's test scores and a large sample of other colleges' data. 3.55 is an estimate of the school's average incoming freshman GPA.

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Applying

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
May 1, 2023
Days left to Apply
152

Applicants have 152 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on May 1, 2023.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Manhattan College is $75.

Application Requirements

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

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Manhattan 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=192703 IPEDS survey data for Manhattan College.

FAQs

Does Manhattan College prefer SAT or ACT?

83% of students submit their SAT scores to Manhattan College. 17% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Manhattan College?

Manhattan College has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges generally only require a high school diploma or a GED certificate to be admitted.