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Geneva College Admission Requirements

Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania

Chances of getting into Geneva College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
63.3%
Admission Difficulty for Geneva College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsChallenging
Applicant CompetitionLow

How hard is it to get into Geneva College and can I get accepted? The school has a 63% acceptance rate ranking it #30 in Pennsylvania for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,229 out of 1,941 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 challenging requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 54 percent. Geneva College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 25% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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Find out which students are getting accepted at Geneva College, which are not, and how your GPA, SAT, or ACT scores compare.

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Geneva College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1000-1240
Applicants Submitting SAT
78%
SAT Scores for Geneva College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 500
SAT Math 25th 500
SAT Composite 25th 1000
SAT Scores for Geneva College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 630
SAT Math 75th 610
SAT Composite 75th 1240
Average SAT Score 1120

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 60 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1000 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 880. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1120 out of 1600. The school ranks #36 in Pennsylvania for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 78 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Geneva College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1240 and Above Good >74%
1120 to 1240 Avg + 63%-74%
1000 to 1120 Avg - 50%-63%
880 to 1000 Reach 37%-50%
Less than 880 Low <37%
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Geneva College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
20-27 
Applicants Submitting ACT
28%
ACT Scores for Geneva College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 18
ACT Math 25th 19
ACT Composite 25th 20
ACT Scores for Geneva College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 27
ACT Math 75th 26
ACT Composite 75th 27
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 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 27 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #40 in Pennsylvania for highest average ACT composite score. 28 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Geneva College.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Geneva College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
27 and Above Good >76%
23 to 27 Avg + 63%-76%
20 to 23 Avg - 52%-63%
17 to 20 Reach 41%-52%
Less than 17 Low <41%
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Geneva College GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.36*
Typical High School Grades
B+

What GPA do you need to get into Geneva College?

Applicants require 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 63% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

*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. 3.36 is an estimate of the school's average incoming freshman GPA.

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Admission Statistics

Geneva College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 694 1,247 1,941
Accepted 466 763 1,229
Acceptance Rate 67% 61% 63%
Enrolled 138 168 306
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 30% 22% 25%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Geneva College and what student information is used for 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

Other Colleges to Consider

Other Colleges to Consider
Subject Percent of Class
S
Saint Vincent College

Latrobe, Pennsylvania

C
Cleveland Institute of Art

Cleveland, Ohio

B
Baldwin Wallace College

Berea, Ohio

S
Saint Francis University

Loretto, Pennsylvania

A
Ashland University

Ashland, Ohio

S
Saint Bonaventure University

Saint Bonaventure, New York

F
The University of Findlay

Findlay, Ohio

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

FAQs

Does Geneva College prefer SAT or ACT?

78% of students submit their SAT scores to Geneva College. 28% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Geneva College?

63% of those who apply are granted admission to Geneva College. Admission competition is low and the college has challenging admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Geneva College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1000 and 1240. 78% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Geneva College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 20 and 27. 28% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.


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