St. Joe's Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into College of St Joseph
|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
How hard is it to get into St. Joe's and can I get accepted? The school has a 54% acceptance rate ranking it #2 in Vermont for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 270 out of 499 applicants were admitted making St. Joe's a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 67 percent. College of St Joseph typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 25% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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St. Joe's SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT24%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||520|
|SAT Math 25th||490|
|SAT Composite 25th||1010|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||590|
|SAT Math 75th||570|
|SAT Composite 75th||1160|
|Average SAT Score||1090|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to College of St Joseph?
College of St Joseph typically requires applicants to be in the top 59 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1010 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 1090 out of 1600. The school ranks #6 in Vermont for highest average SAT composite score. 24 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|
|1160 and Above||Good||>67%|
|1085 to 1160||Avg +||54%-67%|
|1010 to 1085||Avg -||41%-54%|
|935 to 1010||Reach||29%-41%|
|Less than 935||Low||<29%|
St. Joe's ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT4%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||16|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||16|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||21|
|ACT Math 75th||20|
|ACT Composite 75th||22|
|Average ACT Score||19|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into St. Joe's?
Admission data indicates that St. Joe's regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 13 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 19 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #6 in Vermont for highest average ACT composite score. 4 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to College of St Joseph.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|22 and Above||Good||>67%|
|19 to 22||Avg +||54%-67%|
|16 to 19||Avg -||41%-54%|
|13 to 16||Reach||29%-41%|
|Less than 13||Low||<29%|
Avg. High School GPA3.12*
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into College of St Joseph. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at College of St Joseph was 3.12 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #6 in Vermont for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as St. Joe's accepts 54% of students who apply.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||26%||24%||25%|
What are the requirements for admission to College of St Joseph and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||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=231077 IPEDS survey data for College of St Joseph.
Frequently Asked Questions
24% of students submit their SAT scores to St. Joe's. 4% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
54% of those who apply are granted admission to St. Joe's. Admission competition is low 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 1010 and 1160. 24% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.