Montreat, North Carolina
Montreat College Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Montreat College
How hard is it to get into Montreat College and can I get accepted? The school has a 65% acceptance rate. Last year, 615 out of 944 applicants were admitted making Montreat College a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 64 percent. Montreat College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 29% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
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Montreat College SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT64%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||510|
|SAT Math 25th||490|
|SAT Composite 25th||1000|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||630|
|SAT Math 75th||590|
|SAT Composite 75th||1220|
|Average SAT Score||1110|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Montreat College?
Montreat College typically requires applicants to be in the top 60 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1000 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 890. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1110 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 64 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|
|1220 and Above||Good||>76%|
|1110 to 1220||Avg +||65%-76%|
|1000 to 1110||Avg -||52%-65%|
|890 to 1000||Reach||39%-52%|
|Less than 890||Low||<39%|
Montreat College ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT56%
|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||24|
|Average ACT Score||20|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Montreat College?
Admission data indicates that Montreat 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 24 and above have very competitive chances. 56 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Montreat College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|24 and Above||Good||>77%|
|20 to 24||Avg +||65%-77%|
|17 to 20||Avg -||54%-65%|
|14 to 17||Reach||43%-54%|
|Less than 14||Low||<43%|
Avg. High School GPA3.13
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into Montreat College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Montreat College was 3.13 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 Montreat College accepts 65% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||13%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||13%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||20%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||27%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||9%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Reach|
64% of Montreat College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||8%|
|Top 25% of class||29%|
|Top 50% of class||64%|
|Bottom 50% of class||36%|
|Bottom 25% of class||8%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||20%||39%||29%|
What are the requirements for admission to Montreat College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|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=199032 IPEDS survey data for Montreat College.