Edgewood College Admission RequirementsMadison, Wisconsin
Chances of getting into Edgewood College
How hard is it to get into Edgewood College and can I get accepted? The school has a 73% acceptance rate ranking it #20 in Wisconsin for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,137 out of 1,560 applicants were admitted making Edgewood College a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has average requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 58 percent. Edgewood College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 22% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
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Edgewood College SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT5%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||490|
|SAT Math 25th||480|
|SAT Composite 25th||970|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||630|
|SAT Math 75th||590|
|SAT Composite 75th||1220|
|Average SAT Score||1100|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Edgewood College?
Edgewood College typically requires applicants to be in the top 66 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 970 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 840. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1100 out of 1600. The school ranks #13 in Wisconsin for highest average SAT composite score. 5 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|
|1220 and Above||Good||>82%|
|1095 to 1220||Avg +||73%-82%|
|970 to 1095||Avg -||61%-73%|
|845 to 970||Reach||48%-61%|
|Less than 845||Low||<48%|
Edgewood College ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT98%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||19|
|ACT Math 25th||18|
|ACT Composite 25th||20|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||25|
|ACT Math 75th||25|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
|Average ACT Score||22|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Edgewood College?
Admission data indicates that Edgewood College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 20 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 49 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #18 in Wisconsin for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 98 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Edgewood College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>84%|
|22 to 25||Avg +||73%-84%|
|20 to 22||Avg -||64%-73%|
|18 to 20||Reach||54%-64%|
|Less than 18||Low||<54%|
Avg. High School GPA3.3
Typical High School GradesB+
You will need above average high school grades to get into Edgewood College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Edgewood College was 3.3 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #21 in Wisconsin for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Edgewood College accepts 73% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||16%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||22%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||18%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||21%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||2%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
74% of Edgewood College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||15%|
|Top 25% of class||37%|
|Top 50% of class||74%|
|Bottom 50% of class||26%|
|Bottom 25% of class||2%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||21%||25%||22%|
Applications are DueAug 14, 2020
Days left to Apply74
Applicants have 74 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Aug 14, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Edgewood College before the Aug 14 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Jun 6||Jul 15|
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Jun 13||Jun 23|
|Jul 18||Jul 28|
What are the requirements for admission to Edgewood College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor 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=238661 IPEDS survey data for Edgewood College.
Frequently Asked Questions
5% of students submit their SAT scores to Edgewood College. 98% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
73% of those who apply are granted admission to Edgewood College. Admission competition is low and the college has average admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 970 and 1220. 5% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.