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Edgewood College Admission Requirements

Madison, Wisconsin

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Chances of getting into Edgewood College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
72.4%
Admission Difficulty for Edgewood College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsModerate
Applicant CompetitionLow
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How hard is it to get into Edgewood College and can I get accepted? The school has a 72% acceptance rate ranking it #17 in Wisconsin for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,011 out of 1,397 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 moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 59 percent. Edgewood College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 24% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

Test Requirements

You must submit admission test scores with your application. Edgewood College is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Edgewood College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
950-1210
Applicants Submitting SAT
5%
SAT Scores for Edgewood College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 460
SAT Math 25th 490
SAT Composite 25th 950
SAT Scores for Edgewood College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 610
SAT Math 75th 600
SAT Composite 75th 1210
Average SAT Score 1080

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Edgewood College?

Edgewood College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 69 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 950 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 820. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1080 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.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Edgewood College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1210 and Above Good >81%
1080 to 1210 Avg + 72%-81%
950 to 1080 Avg - 60%-72%
820 to 950 Reach 47%-60%
Less than 820 Low <47%
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Edgewood College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
20-25 
Applicants Submitting ACT
98%
ACT Scores for Edgewood College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 20
ACT Math 25th 18
ACT Composite 25th 20
ACT Scores for Edgewood College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 25
ACT Math 75th 26
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 #16 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.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Edgewood College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
25 and Above Good >83%
22 to 25 Avg + 72%-83%
20 to 22 Avg - 63%-72%
18 to 20 Reach 52%-63%
Less than 18 Low <52%
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Edgewood College GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.3
Typical High School Grades
B+

What GPA do you need to get into Edgewood College?

Applicants require 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 72% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Edgewood College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 21% Good
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

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

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High School Class Rank

74% of Edgewood College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Edgewood College students
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%
Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

Applying

Admission Statistics

Edgewood College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,019 378 1,397
Accepted 763 248 1,011
Acceptance Rate 75% 66% 72%
Enrolled 177 62 239
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 23% 25% 24%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Fall 2021 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
May 1, 2022
Days left to Apply
191

Applicants have 191 days left until the Fall 2021 term applications are due on May 1, 2022.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Edgewood College is $30.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Edgewood College and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Edgewood College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Edgewood College
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=238661 IPEDS survey data for Edgewood College.

FAQs

Does Edgewood College prefer SAT or ACT?

5% of students submit their SAT scores to Edgewood College. 98% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Edgewood College?

72% of those who apply are granted admission to Edgewood College. Admission competition is low and the college has moderate admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Edgewood College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 950 and 1210. 5% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Edgewood College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 20 and 25. 98% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.