Chances of getting into Nyack College
|Admission Standards||Very Easy|
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into Nyack College and can I get accepted? The school has a 98% acceptance rate ranking it #151 in New York for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 450 out of 458 applicants were admitted making Nyack College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has very easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 76 percent. Nyack College typically accepts and attracts "B-" average high school students. Only 44% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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Nyack College SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT68%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||440|
|SAT Math 25th||420|
|SAT Composite 25th||870|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||560|
|SAT Math 75th||550|
|SAT Composite 75th||1110|
|Average SAT Score||990|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Nyack College?
Nyack College typically requires applicants to be in the top 82 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 870 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 750. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 990 out of 1600. The school ranks #82 in New York for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 68 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|
|1110 and Above||Good||>99%|
|990 to 1110||Avg +||98%-99%|
|870 to 990||Avg -||97%-98%|
|750 to 870||Reach||94%-97%|
|Less than 750||Low||<94%|
Nyack College ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT15%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||N/A|
|ACT Math 25th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 25th||17|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||N/A|
|ACT Math 75th||N/A|
|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 Nyack College?
Admission data indicates that Nyack 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. 15 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Nyack College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|23 and Above||Good||>99%|
|20 to 23||Avg +||98%-99%|
|17 to 20||Avg -||97%-98%|
|14 to 17||Reach||94%-97%|
|Less than 14||Low||<94%|
Avg. High School GPA2.74
Typical High School GradesB-
You can get into Nyack College with below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Nyack College was 2.74 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #106 in New York for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 2.74 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Nyack College accepts 98% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||15%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||8%||Good|
|3.00 to 3.25||9%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||23%||Avg +|
|2.50 to 2.75||21%||Avg -|
|2.25 to 2.50||16%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||1%||Reach|
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||10%|
|Top 25% of class||24%|
|Top 50% of class||50%|
|Bottom 50% of class||50%|
|Bottom 25% of class||22%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||44%||45%||44%|
What are the requirements for admission to Nyack College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=194161 IPEDS survey data for Nyack College.
Frequently Asked Questions
68% of students submit their SAT scores to Nyack College. 15% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
98% of those who apply are granted admission to Nyack College. Admission competition is and the college has very easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 870 and 1110. 68% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.