|Admission Standards||Very High|
The acceptance rate at Pratt Institute is 66%. It ranks #64 in New York for lowest rate of acceptance. Pratt Institute is a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Last year, 5,012 out of 7,601 applicants were admitted.
The school has very high admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 30 percent (SAT 1120/1340 ACT 25/30). Pratt Institute Main typically accepts and attracts "A-" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.82. 15% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
The Pratt Institute application fee is $50 and applications are due by Jan 5.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Pratt Institute Main. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 66% of students submitted SAT scores and 25% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||570|
|SAT Math 25th||550|
|SAT Composite 25th||1120|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||660|
|SAT Math 75th||680|
|SAT Composite 75th||1340|
|Average SAT Score||1230|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Pratt Institute Main?
Pratt Institute Main typically prefers applicants to be in the top 37 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1120 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 1010. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1230 out of 1600. Pratt Institute ranks #28 in New York and #199 in the nation for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 66 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1340 and Above||Good||>77%|
|1230 to 1340||Avg +||66%-77%|
|1120 to 1230||Avg -||53%-66%|
|1010 to 1120||Reach||40%-53%|
|Less than 1010||Low||<40%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||24|
|ACT Math 25th||22|
|ACT Composite 25th||25|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||32|
|ACT Math 75th||28|
|ACT Composite 75th||30|
|Average ACT Score||27|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Pratt Institute?
Admission data indicates that Pratt Institute regularly accepts students with ACT's of 25 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 22 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 22 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 28 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 30 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #29 in New York and #191 in the U.S. for highest average ACT composite score. 25 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Pratt Institute Main.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|30 and Above||Good||>79%|
|27 to 30||Avg +||66%-79%|
|25 to 27||Avg -||56%-66%|
|23 to 25||Reach||45%-56%|
|Less than 23||Low||<45%|
What GPA do you need to get into Pratt Institute Main?
Applicants require exceptionally good grades to get into Pratt Institute. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Pratt Institute Main was 3.82 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily A- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #10 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 Pratt Institute accepts 66% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.75 to 3.99||25.0%||Avg -|
|3.50 to 3.74||21.0%||Reach|
|3.25 to 3.49||10.0%||Reach|
|3.00 to 3.24||6.0%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.99||1.0%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.49||0%||Low|
|1.00 to 1.99||0%||Low|
|less than 1.00||0%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||14%||16%||15%|
The application deadline for Fall 2022 has passed. Applications were due on Jan 5, 2022.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Pratt Institute Main is $50.
What are the requirements for admission to Pratt Institute Main and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Considered but not required|
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Recommendations||Considered but not required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Required|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=194578 IPEDS survey data for Pratt Institute Main.
66% of students submit their SAT scores to Pratt Institute. 25% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
66% of those who apply are granted admission to Pratt Institute. Admission competition is low and the college has very high admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1120 and 1340. 66% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 25 and 30. 25% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.