Medaille College Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Medaille College
|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
How hard is it to get into Medaille College and can I get accepted? The school has a 75% acceptance rate ranking it #99 in New York for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 907 out of 1,217 applicants were admitted making Medaille College 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 71 percent. Medaille College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 40% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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Medaille College SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT79%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||470|
|SAT Math 25th||460|
|SAT Composite 25th||930|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||590|
|SAT Math 75th||560|
|SAT Composite 75th||1150|
|Average SAT Score||1040|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Medaille College?
Medaille College typically requires applicants to be in the top 73 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 930 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 820. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1040 out of 1600. The school ranks #89 in New York for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 79 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|
|1150 and Above||Good||>84%|
|1040 to 1150||Avg +||75%-84%|
|930 to 1040||Avg -||64%-75%|
|820 to 930||Reach||51%-64%|
|Less than 820||Low||<51%|
Medaille College ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT22%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||15|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||17|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||22|
|ACT Math 75th||23|
|ACT Composite 75th||23|
|Average ACT Score||20|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Medaille College?
Admission data indicates that Medaille College 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 14 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 23 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #73 in New York for highest average ACT composite score. 22 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Medaille College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|23 and Above||Good||>84%|
|20 to 23||Avg +||75%-84%|
|17 to 20||Avg -||64%-75%|
|14 to 17||Reach||51%-64%|
|Less than 14||Low||<51%|
Avg. High School GPA3.14*
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into Medaille College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Medaille College was 3.14 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #87 in New York for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Medaille College accepts 75% of students who apply.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||41%||36%||40%|
What are the requirements for admission to Medaille College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=192925 IPEDS survey data for Medaille College.