Geneva College Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Geneva College
How hard is it to get into Geneva College and can I get accepted? The school has a 69% acceptance rate ranking it #41 in Pennsylvania for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,167 out of 1,691 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 average requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 50 percent. Geneva College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 26% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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Geneva College SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT83%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||530|
|SAT Math 25th||520|
|SAT Composite 25th||1050|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||660|
|SAT Math 75th||630|
|SAT Composite 75th||1290|
|Average SAT Score||1170|
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 51 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1050 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 930. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1170 out of 1600. The school ranks #44 in Pennsylvania for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 83 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|
|1290 and Above||Good||>79%|
|1170 to 1290||Avg +||69%-79%|
|1050 to 1170||Avg -||57%-69%|
|930 to 1050||Reach||44%-57%|
|Less than 930||Low||<44%|
Geneva College ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT34%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||19|
|ACT Math 25th||18|
|ACT Composite 25th||20|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||26|
|ACT Math 75th||26|
|ACT Composite 75th||26|
|Average ACT Score||23|
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 17 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 23 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 26 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #40 in Pennsylvania for highest average ACT composite score. 34 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Geneva College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|26 and Above||Good||>79%|
|23 to 26||Avg +||69%-79%|
|20 to 23||Avg -||57%-69%|
|17 to 20||Reach||44%-57%|
|Less than 17||Low||<44%|
Avg. High School GPA3.36*
Typical High School GradesB+
You will need above average high school grades to get into Geneva College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Geneva College was 3.36 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #49 in Pennsylvania for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Geneva College accepts 69% of students who apply.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||26%||26%||26%|
What are the requirements for admission to Geneva College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor 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=212656 IPEDS survey data for Geneva College.