Chances of getting into Edgewood College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
72.9%
Admission Difficulty for Edgewood College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsAverage
Applicant CompetitionLow

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

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
970-1220
Applicants Submitting SAT
5%
SAT Scores for Edgewood College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 490
SAT Math 25th 480
SAT Composite 25th 970
SAT Scores for Edgewood College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 630
SAT Math 75th 590
SAT Composite 75th 1220
Average SAT Score 1100

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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.

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Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Edgewood College admission chances by SAT score
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%
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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 19
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 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Edgewood College admission chances by ACT score
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%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

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

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.

 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

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%

Admission Statistics

Edgewood College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,126 434 1,560
Accepted 861 276 1,137
Acceptance Rate 76% 64% 73%
Enrolled 185 70 255
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 21% 25% 22%

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 14, 2020
Days left to Apply
74

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

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Edgewood College and what considerations affect 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.

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.

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.