|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
The acceptance rate at Alderson Broaddus College is 53%. It ranks #2 in West Virginia for lowest rate of acceptance. Alderson Broaddus College is a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Last year, 1,155 out of 2,189 applicants were admitted.
The school has extremely easy admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 77 percent (SAT 850/1050 ACT 17/22). Alderson Broaddus College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.2. 19% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
The Alderson Broaddus College application fee is $0 and applications are due by Aug 1.
You are required to submit admission test scores with your application. Alderson Broaddus College is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to COVID-19.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||430|
|SAT Math 25th||420|
|SAT Composite 25th||850|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||530|
|SAT Math 75th||520|
|SAT Composite 75th||1050|
|Average SAT Score||950|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Alderson Broaddus College?
Alderson Broaddus College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 85 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 850 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 750. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 950 out of 1600. Alderson Broaddus College ranks #14 in West Virginia for highest average SAT composite score. 50 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1050 and Above||Good||>66%|
|950 to 1050||Avg +||53%-66%|
|850 to 950||Avg -||40%-53%|
|750 to 850||Reach||28%-40%|
|Less than 750||Low||<28%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||15|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||17|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||21|
|ACT Math 75th||21|
|ACT Composite 75th||22|
|Average ACT Score||19|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Alderson Broaddus College?
Admission data indicates that Alderson Broaddus 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 14 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 22 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #10 in West Virginia for highest average ACT composite score. 48 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Alderson Broaddus College.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|22 and Above||Good||>68%|
|19 to 22||Avg +||53%-68%|
|17 to 19||Avg -||42%-53%|
|15 to 17||Reach||33%-42%|
|Less than 15||Low||<33%|
What GPA do you need to get into Alderson Broaddus College?
Applicants need about average high school grades to get into Alderson Broaddus College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Alderson Broaddus College was 3.2 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #14 in West Virginia for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Alderson Broaddus College accepts 53% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.75 to 3.99||12.0%||Good|
|3.50 to 3.74||10.0%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.49||13.0%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.24||16.0%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.99||25.0%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.49||13.0%||Reach|
|1.00 to 1.99||1.0%||Low|
|less than 1.00||0%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||17%||21%||19%|
Applicants have 36 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2022.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Alderson Broaddus College is $0. The school is free to apply to.
What are the requirements for admission to Alderson Broaddus College and what student information is used for 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||Recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=237118 IPEDS survey data for Alderson Broaddus College.
50% of students submit their SAT scores to Alderson Broaddus College. 48% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
53% of those who apply are granted admission to Alderson Broaddus College. 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 850 and 1050. 50% 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 22. 48% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.