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Pratt Institute Admission Requirements


Acceptance Rate

57.7%
Admission Difficulty for Pratt Institute Main
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery High
Applicant CompetitionAverage

Can I get into Pratt Institute? The school has a 58% acceptance rate. Last year, 3,990 out of 6,921 applicants were admitted making Pratt Institute a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants.  Academically, it has very high requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 32 percent. Pratt Institute Main typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 21% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
1120-1350
Applicants Submitting SAT
68%
SAT Scores for Pratt Institute Main
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 570
SAT Math 25th 550
SAT Composite 25th 1120
SAT Scores for Pratt Institute Main
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 660
SAT Math 75th 690
SAT Composite 75th 1350
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Pratt Institute Main?

Pratt Institute Main typically requires 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 1005. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1235 out of 1600. 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Pratt Institute Main admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1350 and Above Good >70%
1235 to 1350 Avg + 58%-70%
1120 to 1235 Avg - 45%-58%
1005 to 1120 Reach 32%-45%
Less than 1005 Low <32%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
24-30 
Applicants Submitting ACT
29%
ACT Scores for Pratt Institute Main
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 13
ACT Math 25th 11
ACT Composite 25th 24
ACT Scores for Pratt Institute Main
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 17
ACT Math 75th 15
ACT Composite 75th 30
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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 24 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 27 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 21 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 27 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 30 and above have very competitive chances. 29 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Pratt Institute Main.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Pratt Institute Main admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
30 and Above Good >70%
27 to 30 Avg + 58%-70%
24 to 27 Avg - 45%-58%
21 to 24 Reach 32%-45%
Less than 21 Low <32%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Avg. High School GPA
3.63
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need very good grades in high school to get into Pratt Institute Main. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Pratt Institute Main was 3.63 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Pratt Institute accepts 58% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Pratt Institute Main students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 42% Good
3.50 to 3.75 26% Avg +
3.25 to 3.50 13% Avg -
3.00 to 3.25 11% Reach
2.75 to 3.00 8% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 N/A% Low
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

Admission Statistics

Pratt Institute Main admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 5,047 1,874 6,921
Accepted 2,950 1,040 3,990
Acceptance Rate 58% 55% 58%
Enrolled 601 247 848
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 20% 24% 21%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Jan 5, 2019
Days left to Apply
19

Applicants have 19 days left until the Fall 2019 term applications are due on Jan 5, 2019.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Pratt Institute Main and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Pratt Institute Main Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Required

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Pratt Institute Main
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
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.