Geneva College Admission Requirements

Acceptance Rate

Admission Difficulty for Geneva College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsDifficult
Applicant CompetitionLow

Can I get into Geneva College? The school has a 71% acceptance rate. Last year, 1,120 out of 1,587 applicants were admitted making Geneva College a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has difficult requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 52 percent. Only 26% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Geneva College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 520
SAT Math 25th 510
SAT Composite 25th 1030
SAT Scores for Geneva College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 640
SAT Math 75th 610
SAT Composite 75th 1250
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Geneva College?

Geneva College typically requires applicants to be in the top 55 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1030 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 920. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1140 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 79 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Geneva College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1250 and Above Good >81%
1140 to 1250 Avg + 71%-81%
1030 to 1140 Avg - 59%-71%
920 to 1030 Reach 46%-59%
Less than 920 Low <46%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Geneva College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 19
ACT Math 25th 19
ACT Composite 25th 20
ACT Scores for Geneva College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 30
ACT Math 75th 27
ACT Composite 75th 29
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Geneva College?

Admission data indicates that Geneva College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 20 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 49 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 24 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 29 and above have very competitive chances. 31 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Geneva College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Geneva College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
29 and Above Good >82%
24 to 29 Avg + 71%-82%
20 to 24 Avg - 60%-71%
16 to 20 Reach 49%-60%
Less than 16 Low <49%

Estimated GPA Requirements

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

Admission Statistics

Geneva College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 746 841 1,587
Accepted 530 590 1,120
Acceptance Rate 71% 70% 71%
Enrolled 143 146 289
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 27% 25% 26%

Admission Requirements

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

Geneva College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Geneva College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=212656 IPEDS survey data for Geneva College.