|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
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How hard is it to get into Mount Olive College and can I get accepted? The school has a 58% acceptance rate ranking it #18 in North Carolina for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,262 out of 2,158 applicants were admitted making Mount Olive College a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 76 percent. Mount Olive College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 24% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
You must submit admission test scores with your application. Mount Olive College is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||450|
|SAT Math 25th||450|
|SAT Composite 25th||900|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||550|
|SAT Math 75th||550|
|SAT Composite 75th||1100|
|Average SAT Score||1000|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Mount Olive College?
Mount Olive College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 78 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 900 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 800. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1000 out of 1600. The school ranks #36 in North Carolina for highest average SAT composite score. 39 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1100 and Above||Good||>70%|
|1000 to 1100||Avg +||58%-70%|
|900 to 1000||Avg -||45%-58%|
|800 to 900||Reach||32%-45%|
|Less than 800||Low||<32%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||14|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||16|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||21|
|ACT Math 75th||21|
|ACT Composite 75th||22|
|Average ACT Score||19|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Mount Olive College?
Admission data indicates that Mount Olive College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 13 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 19 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #31 in North Carolina for highest average ACT composite score. 43 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Mount Olive College.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|22 and Above||Good||>70%|
|19 to 22||Avg +||58%-70%|
|16 to 19||Avg -||45%-58%|
|13 to 16||Reach||32%-45%|
|Less than 13||Low||<32%|
What GPA do you need to get into Mount Olive College?
Applicants need about average high school grades to get into Mount Olive College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Mount Olive College was 3.11 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #37 in North Carolina for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Mount Olive College accepts 58% of students who apply.
*This school has not released high school GPA data for its incoming freshmen. In these cases, CollegeSimply employs an artificial intelligence (AI) process to predict GPA based on this school's test scores and a large sample of other colleges' data. 3.11 is an estimate of the school's average incoming freshman GPA.
56% of Mount Olive College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||0%|
|Top 25% of class||0%|
|Top 50% of class||56%|
|Bottom 50% of class||44%|
|Bottom 25% of class||0%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||21%||29%||24%|
Applicants have 321 days left until the Fall 2021 term applications are due on Aug 15, 2022.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Mount Olive College is $0.
What are the requirements for admission to Mount Olive College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor 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=199069 IPEDS survey data for Mount Olive College.
39% of students submit their SAT scores to Mount Olive College. 43% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
58% of those who apply are granted admission to Mount Olive College. Admission competition is low 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 900 and 1100. 39% 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 16 and 22. 43% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.