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Jefferson College of Health Sciences Admission Requirements

Roanoke, Virginia

Chances of getting into Jefferson College of Health Sciences

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
30%
Admission Difficulty for Jefferson College of Health Sciences
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionHigh

How hard is it to get into Jefferson College of Health Sciences and can I get accepted? The school has a 30% acceptance rate ranking it #4 in Virginia for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 251 out of 838 applicants were admitted making Jefferson College of Health Sciences a highly competitive school to get into with a lesser chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants.  Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 71 percent. Jefferson College of Health Sciences typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 26% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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Jefferson College of Health Sciences SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
930-1120
Applicants Submitting SAT
86%
SAT Scores for Jefferson College of Health Sciences
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 480
SAT Math 25th 440
SAT Composite 25th 930
SAT Scores for Jefferson College of Health Sciences
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 580
SAT Math 75th 540
SAT Composite 75th 1120
Average SAT Score 1030

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What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Jefferson College of Health Sciences?

Jefferson College of Health Sciences typically requires applicants to be in the top 73 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 930 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 830. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1030 out of 1600. The school ranks #31 in Virginia for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 86 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.

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Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Jefferson College of Health Sciences admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1120 and Above Good >42%
1025 to 1120 Avg + 30%-42%
930 to 1025 Avg - 20%-30%
835 to 930 Reach 13%-20%
Less than 835 Low <13%
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Jefferson College of Health Sciences ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
17-21 
Applicants Submitting ACT
32%
ACT Scores for Jefferson College of Health Sciences
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th 17
ACT Scores for Jefferson College of Health Sciences
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th 21
Average ACT Score 19

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Jefferson College of Health Sciences?

Admission data indicates that Jefferson College of Health Sciences 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 15 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 21 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #34 in Virginia for highest average ACT composite score. 32 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Jefferson College of Health Sciences.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Jefferson College of Health Sciences admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
21 and Above Good >42%
19 to 21 Avg + 30%-42%
17 to 19 Avg - 20%-30%
15 to 17 Reach 13%-20%
Less than 15 Low <13%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.38
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need above average high school grades to get into Jefferson College of Health Sciences. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Jefferson College of Health Sciences was 3.38 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #24 in Virginia for highest average GPA. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Jefferson College of Health Sciences will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.

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Admission Statistics

Jefferson College of Health Sciences admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 717 121 838
Accepted 213 38 251
Acceptance Rate 30% 31% 30%
Enrolled 54 12 66
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 25% 32% 26%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Jefferson College of Health Sciences and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Jefferson College of Health Sciences Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Jefferson College of Health Sciences
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=231837 IPEDS survey data for Jefferson College of Health Sciences.

Frequently Asked Questions

86% of students submit their SAT scores to Jefferson College of Health Sciences. 32% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

30% of those who apply are granted admission to Jefferson College of Health Sciences. Admission competition is high 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 930 and 1120. 86% 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 17 and 21. 32% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.