The acceptance rate at Northland College is 64%. It ranks #6 in Wisconsin for lowest rate of acceptance. Northland College is a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Last year, 1,097 out of 1,706 applicants were admitted.
The school has moderate admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 49 percent (SAT 1018/1183 ACT 20/26). Northland College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.3. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top half of their high school class. 14% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
The Northland College application fee is $0 and applications are due by Jun 1.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Northland College. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. .
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||510|
|SAT Math 25th||508|
|SAT Composite 25th||1018|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||600|
|SAT Math 75th||583|
|SAT Composite 75th||1183|
|Average SAT Score||1100
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Northland College?
Northland College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 100 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1018 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 940. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1100 out of 1600. Northland College ranks #9 in Wisconsin for highest average SAT composite score. 0 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.
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|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||18|
|ACT Math 25th||18|
|ACT Composite 25th||20|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||25|
|ACT Math 75th||26|
|ACT Composite 75th||26|
|Average ACT Score||23
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Northland College?
Admission data indicates that Northland 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 17 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 23 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 26 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #12 in Wisconsin for highest average ACT composite score. 0 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Northland College.
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What GPA do you need to get into Northland College?
Applicants require above average high school grades to get into Northland College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Northland College was 3.3 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #22 in Wisconsin for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Northland College accepts 64% of students who apply.
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75% of Northland College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||16%|
|Top 25% of class||41%|
|Top 50% of class||75%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||11%||18%||14%|
Applicants have 247 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Jun 1, 2023.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Northland College is $0. The school is free to apply to.
What are the requirements for admission to Northland College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Considered but not required|
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Considered but not required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Considered but not required|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=239512 IPEDS survey data for Northland College.
64% of those who apply are granted admission to Northland College. Admission competition is low and the college has moderate admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1018 and 1183. 0% 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 26. 0% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.