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Private 4 Year

Wooster Admission Requirements

Wooster, Ohio

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Chances of getting into The College of Wooster

Acceptance Rate

Admitted 
65%
Admission Difficulty for The College of Wooster
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Unavailable 
Applicant Competition Low 
How hard is it to get into Wooster and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at Wooster is 65%.  It ranks #22 in Ohio for lowest rate of acceptance. Wooster is a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Last year, 3,645 out of 5,582 applicants were admitted.

The College of Wooster typically accepts and attracts "A-" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.73. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top quarter of their high school class. 15% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

The Wooster application fee is $0 and applications are due by Feb 15.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required or recommended by The College of Wooster.

Wooster SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT 
56%
SAT Scores for The College of Wooster
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for The College of Wooster
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
SAT Math 75th N/A
SAT Composite 75th N/A
Average SAT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
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Wooster ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT 
57%
ACT Scores for The College of Wooster
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for The College of Wooster
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th N/A
Average ACT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Wooster GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 
3.73
Typical High School Grades 
A-

What GPA do you need to get into The College of Wooster?

Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into Wooster. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at The College of Wooster was 3.73 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily A- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #10 in Ohio for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Wooster accepts 65% of students who apply.

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High School GPA's for admitted The College of Wooster students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness 
4.0 0% Good
3.75 to 3.99 54.0% Avg
3.50 to 3.74 23.0% Avg -
3.25 to 3.49 11.0% Reach
3.00 to 3.24 7.0% Reach
2.50 to 2.99 5.0% 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

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High School Class Rank

67.6% of The College of Wooster freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted The College of Wooster students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 46.4%
Top 25% of class 67.6%
Top 50% of class 92%
Data Source, Peterson's Data

Applying

Admission Statistics

The College of Wooster admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 2,884 2,698 5,582
Accepted 1,988 1,657 3,645
Acceptance Rate 69% 61% 65%
Enrolled 286 244 530
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 14% 15% 15%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Feb 15, 2023
Days left to Apply
143

Applicants have 143 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Feb 15, 2023.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to The College of Wooster is $0. The school is free to apply to.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to The College of Wooster and what student information is used for admission decisions?

The College of Wooster Application Requirements
Test Scores Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at The College of Wooster
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit No
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=206589 IPEDS survey data for The College of Wooster.

FAQs

Does The College of Wooster prefer SAT or ACT?

56% of students submit their SAT scores to Wooster. 57% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into The College of Wooster?

65% of those who apply are granted admission to Wooster. Admission competition is low and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.