Presentation College Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Presentation College
|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into Presentation College and can I get accepted? The school has a 97% acceptance rate ranking it #11 in South Dakota for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 253 out of 262 applicants were admitted making Presentation College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 65 percent. Presentation College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 39% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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Presentation College SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT40%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||480|
|SAT Math 25th||480|
|SAT Composite 25th||960|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||560|
|SAT Math 75th||540|
|SAT Composite 75th||1090|
|Average SAT Score||1030|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Presentation College?
Presentation College typically requires applicants to be in the top 68 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 960 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 890. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1030 out of 1600. The school ranks #9 in South Dakota for highest average SAT composite score. 40 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|
|1090 and Above||Good||>98%|
|1025 to 1090||Avg +||97%-98%|
|960 to 1025||Avg -||95%-97%|
|895 to 960||Reach||92%-95%|
|Less than 895||Low||<92%|
Presentation College ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT60%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||17|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||23|
|ACT Math 75th||23|
|ACT Composite 75th||23|
|Average ACT Score||20|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Presentation College?
Admission data indicates that Presentation College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 18 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 62 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 23 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #11 in South Dakota for highest average ACT composite score. 60 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Presentation College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|23 and Above||Good||>98%|
|20 to 23||Avg +||97%-98%|
|18 to 20||Avg -||95%-97%|
|16 to 18||Reach||93%-95%|
|Less than 16||Low||<93%|
Avg. High School GPA3.15*
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into Presentation College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Presentation College was 3.15 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #9 in South Dakota for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.15 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Presentation College accepts 97% of all applicants.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||38%||39%||39%|
Applications are DueAug 1, 2020
Days left to Apply113
Applicants have 113 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Presentation College before the Aug 1 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|May 2||May 15|
|Jun 6||Jul 15|
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Jun 13||Jun 23|
|Jul 18||Jul 28|
What are the requirements for admission to Presentation College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|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=219295 IPEDS survey data for Presentation College.
Frequently Asked Questions
40% of students submit their SAT scores to Presentation College. 60% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
97% of those who apply are granted admission to Presentation College. Admission competition is and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 960 and 1090. 40% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.