Green Mountain College Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Green Mountain College
How hard is it to get into Green Mountain College and can I get accepted? The school has a 72% acceptance rate ranking it #9 in Vermont for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 680 out of 950 applicants were admitted making Green Mountain College a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 66 percent. Green Mountain College typically accepts and attracts "C+" average high school students. Only 17% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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Green Mountain College SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT68%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||520|
|SAT Math 25th||470|
|SAT Composite 25th||990|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||610|
|SAT Math 75th||570|
|SAT Composite 75th||1180|
|Average SAT Score||1090|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Green Mountain College?
Green Mountain College typically requires applicants to be in the top 62 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 990 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 1090 out of 1600. The school ranks #4 in Vermont for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 68 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|
|1180 and Above||Good||>81%|
|1085 to 1180||Avg +||72%-81%|
|990 to 1085||Avg -||60%-72%|
|895 to 990||Reach||47%-60%|
|Less than 895||Low||<47%|
Green Mountain College ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT20%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||14|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||17|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||26|
|ACT Math 75th||25|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
|Average ACT Score||21|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Green Mountain College?
Admission data indicates that Green Mountain College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 13 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 21 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #4 in Vermont for highest average ACT composite score. 20 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Green Mountain College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>81%|
|21 to 25||Avg +||72%-81%|
|17 to 21||Avg -||60%-72%|
|13 to 17||Reach||47%-60%|
|Less than 13||Low||<47%|
Avg. High School GPA2.7
Typical High School GradesC+
You can get into Green Mountain College with below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Green Mountain College was 2.7 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily C+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #14 in Vermont for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Green Mountain College accepts 72% of students who apply.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||17%||16%||17%|
What are the requirements for admission to Green Mountain College 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=230898 IPEDS survey data for Green Mountain College.
Frequently Asked Questions
68% of students submit their SAT scores to Green Mountain College. 20% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
72% of those who apply are granted admission to Green Mountain College. Admission competition is low and the college has moderate admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 990 and 1180. 68% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.