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Dickinson College Admission Requirements

Carlisle, Pennsylvania

Chances of getting into Dickinson College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
49.1%
Admission Difficulty for Dickinson College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionAverage

How hard is it to get into Dickinson College and can I get accepted? The school has a 49% acceptance rate ranking it #13 in Pennsylvania for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 3,070 out of 6,248 applicants were admitted making Dickinson College a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Only 21% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.

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Dickinson College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT
-
SAT Scores for Dickinson College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Dickinson College
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

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Dickinson College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT
-
ACT Scores for Dickinson College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Dickinson College
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

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Dickinson College has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

High School Class Rank

78% of Dickinson College freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Dickinson College students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 46%
Top 25% of class 78%
Top 50% of class 93%
Bottom 50% of class 7%
Bottom 25% of class 3%

Admission Statistics

Dickinson College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 3,692 2,556 6,248
Accepted 1,856 1,214 3,070
Acceptance Rate 50% 47% 49%
Enrolled 359 276 635
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 19% 23% 21%

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Feb 1, 2020
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2020 has passed. Applications were due on Feb 1, 2020.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Dickinson College and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Dickinson College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Recommended
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Dickinson College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=212009 IPEDS survey data for Dickinson College.

Frequently Asked Questions

49% of those who apply are granted admission to Dickinson College. Admission competition is low and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.