The acceptance rate at Emory and Henry College is 75%. It ranks #20 in Virginia for lowest rate of acceptance. Emory and Henry College is an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission requirements. Last year, 1,343 out of 1,781 applicants were admitted.
The school has easy admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 65 percent (SAT 960/1150 ACT 18/24). Emory and Henry College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.5. 17% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
The Emory and Henry College application fee is $0 and applications are due by Mar 1.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Emory and Henry College. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 72% of students submitted SAT scores and 40% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||490|
|SAT Math 25th||470|
|SAT Composite 25th||960|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||590|
|SAT Math 75th||560|
|SAT Composite 75th||1150|
|Average SAT Score||1060
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Emory and Henry College?
Emory and Henry College typically prefers 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 860. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1060 out of 1600. Emory and Henry College ranks #26 in Virginia for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 72 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.
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|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||18|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||24|
|ACT Math 75th||24|
|ACT Composite 75th||24|
|Average ACT Score||21
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Emory and Henry College?
Admission data indicates that Emory and Henry 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 15 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 24 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #24 in Virginia for highest average ACT composite score. 40 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Emory and Henry College.
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What GPA do you need to get into Emory and Henry College?
Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into Emory and Henry College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Emory and Henry College was 3.5 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #23 in Virginia for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.5 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Emory and Henry College accepts 75% of all applicants.
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|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.75 to 3.99||16.0%||Avg +|
|3.50 to 3.74||16.0%||Avg -|
|3.25 to 3.49||12.0%||Avg -|
|3.00 to 3.24||13.0%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.99||14.0%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.49||2.0%||Low|
|1.00 to 1.99||0%||Low|
|less than 1.00||0%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||16%||20%||17%|
Applicants have 158 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Mar 1, 2023.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Emory and Henry College is $0. The school is free to apply to.
What are the requirements for admission to Emory and Henry College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Considered but not required|
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Recommendations||Considered but not required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=232025 IPEDS survey data for Emory and Henry College.
72% of students submit their SAT scores to Emory and Henry College. 40% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
75% of those who apply are granted admission to Emory and Henry College. Admission competition is and the college has 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 1150. 72% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 18 and 24. 40% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.