The acceptance rate at SFC is 85%. It ranks #0 in New York for lowest rate of acceptance. St. Francis College is an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission requirements. Last year, 4,642 out of 5,492 applicants were admitted.
The school has extremely easy admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 74 percent (SAT 890/1030 ACT 17/23). St. Francis College typically accepts and attracts "B-" average high school students with an average GPA around 2.9. 16% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
You are required to submit admission test scores with your application. St. Francis College is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to confirm the most up to date testing requirements.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||450|
|SAT Math 25th||440|
|SAT Composite 25th||890|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||470|
|SAT Math 75th||560|
|SAT Composite 75th||1030|
|Average SAT Score||960
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to St. Francis College?
St. Francis College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 79 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 890 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 average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 960 out of 1600. SFC ranks #0 in New York for highest average SAT composite score. 0 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.
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|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
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into SFC?
Admission data indicates that SFC 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 #0 in New York for highest average ACT composite score. 0 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to St. Francis College.
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What GPA do you need to get into St. Francis College?
You can get into SFC with slightly below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at St. Francis College was 2.9 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #0 in New York for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 2.9 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as SFC accepts 85% of all applicants.
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|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.75 to 3.99||8.2%||Good|
|3.50 to 3.74||12.3%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.49||10.2%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.24||13.1%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.99||21.1%||Avg -|
|2.00 to 2.49||16.5%||Reach|
|1.00 to 1.99||10.4%||Low|
|less than 1.00||0%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||15%||17%||16%|
The cost for prospective students to apply to St. Francis College is $0. The school is free to apply to.
What are the requirements for admission to St. Francis College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Considered but not required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Considered but not required|
|Recommendations||Considered but not required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Considered but not required|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=195173 IPEDS survey data for St. Francis College.
85% of those who apply are granted admission to SFC. Admission competition is and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 890 and 1030. 0% 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 17 and 23. 0% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.