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Manor College Admission Requirements

Jenkintown, Pennsylvania

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Your chances of getting into Manor College

Admission Rate & Difficulty

Percent Admitted 

Admission Difficulty for Manor College
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Unavailable 
Applicant Competition Very Low 

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at Manor College is 93.2%.  Its admission rate is the 98th lowest in Pennsylvania.

Admission Selectivity

How hard is it to get into Manor College and can you get accepted?

Manor College is an easy school to get into and you have a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission criteria. Last year, 741 out of the 795 who applied were admitted.

Manor College typically accepts and attracts "B-" average high school students with an average GPA around 2.82. 17% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Can you get into Manor College?

93% are accepted, can you get in? Use the admission calculator to see if you have the grades and test scores needed to get in. See your admission chances based on your extracurriculars, intended major, background, and more.

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Admission Requirements in Brief

To have the best chance of getting into to Manor College you should:

  • Have a high school GPA of 2.82 or better
  • Earn B- grades in high school
  • Score 910 on the SAT

Manor College GPA

GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 


Typical High School Grades 


What GPA do you need to get into Manor College?

GPA Requirements

The GPA requirements for getting into Manor College are to have around a 2.82 high school GPA. You can get into Manor College with slightly below average high school grades.

If your high school grades are above the average 2.82 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Manor College accepts 93% of applicants.

Average GPA

The average unweighted GPA at Manor College is 2.82 on the 4.0 scale. To achieve the average GPA for admission, you need to earn B- letter grades and regularly score around 80-82 percent on tests and assignments in high school.  The school ranks #103 in Pennsylvania for highest average GPA.

Importance of GPA

Since Manor College is a test optional college, extra focus will be placed on your GPA when the school considers your application. As a result, it is very important that you meet the GPA requirements.

See additional colleges accepting applicants in the 2.8 GPA range.

Competitiveness by GPA Ranges

The table below outlines the number of admitted freshmen by GPA range as well as how competitive your GPA will be as compared with other applicants.

High School GPA's for admitted Manor College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness 
4.0 2.0% Good
3.75 to 3.99 4.0% Good
3.50 to 3.74 8.0% Good
3.25 to 3.49 9.0% Good
3.00 to 3.24 20.0% Avg +
2.50 to 2.99 35.0% Avg -
2.00 to 2.49 6.0% Reach
1.00 to 1.99 16.0% Low
less than 1.00 0% Low

 What do these chances mean?

GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2022

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Manor College SAT Scores

Testing Requirements

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required by Manor College. The school has a test blind policy.

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 


Applicants Submitting SAT 

SAT Scores for Manor College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
Reading 25th Percentile 420
Math 25th Percentile 390
Composite 25th Percentile 810
SAT Scores for Manor College
SAT Test 75th Percentile Score
Reading 75th Percentile 500
Math 75th Percentile 500
Composite 75th Percentile 1000
Average SAT Score 910

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for you to be admitted to Manor College?

Average Score & Range

The average SAT score at Manor College is 910 out of 1600 and the range for the middle 50% of accepted students is 810-1000. Students who get into Manor College score in the top 89 percent of all SAT test takers..  Manor College ranks #105 in the state of Pennsylvania for highest average SAT composite score.

Score for Acceptance

You should target scoring 910 or above to be most competitive with other applicants. Manor College regularly admits students with SAT scores down to 810 on a 1600 scale. However, three quarter of admitted students score higher. If you score below a 810, admission should be considered a reach. Some students may be accepted with minimum SAT's as low as 710, but scores this low are outside the normal range.

Score Submission Requirements

Manor College is a test optional school meaning do not have to submit SAT scores with your application. The position on SAT scores from the college is "not considered for admission, even if submitted (test blind)".

View other colleges which accept students in the 910 SAT score range.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2022 starting class

Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

The table below outlines your predicted admission chances based on SAT score alone. If you are an average applicant with a score of 905, you have around a 93% chance of being admitted. A 1000 places you well ahead of most other applicants and gives you about a 96% chance of getting in.

Manor College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
1000 and Above Good >96%
905 to 1000 Avg + 93%-96%
810 to 905 Avg - 87%-93%
715 to 810 Reach 79%-87%
Less than 715 Low <79%
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Manor College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 

Not Reported

Applicants Submitting ACT 

ACT Scores for Manor College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
Reading 25th Percentile N/A
Math 25th Percentile N/A
Composite 25th Percentile N/A
ACT Scores for Manor College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
Reading 75th Percentile N/A
Math 75th Percentile N/A
Composite 75th Percentile N/A
Average ACT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2022 starting class


Admission Statistics

Admission and enrollment rates by gender are detailed the the table below.

Manor College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 567 217 795
Accepted 528 204 741
Acceptance Rate 93% 94% 93%
Enrolled 88 38 126
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 17% 19% 17%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2022 starting class

Application Fee

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

Application Requirements

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

Manor College Application Requirements
Test Scores Not considered for admission, even if submitted (Test Blind)
High School GPA Required to be considered for admission
High School Class Rank Not considered for admission, even if submitted
Completion of College Preparatory Program Not required for admission, but considered if submitted
Recommendations Not required for admission, but considered if submitted
Demonstration of Competencies Not considered for admission, even if submitted

Credits Accepted

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

Other Colleges to Apply To 

Students applying to Manor College often consider these colleges

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=213774 IPEDS survey data for Manor College.


What is my chance of getting into Manor College?

93% of those who apply are granted admission to Manor College. Admission competition is and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Manor College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 810 and 1000. The average SAT score is 905. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.