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How hard is it to get into Ripon College and can I get accepted? The school has a 70% acceptance rate ranking it #16 in Wisconsin for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 2,016 out of 2,900 applicants were admitted making Ripon 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 59 percent. Ripon College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 11% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Ripon College. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 19% of students submit SAT scores and 63% submit ACT scores.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||480|
|SAT Math 25th||510|
|SAT Composite 25th||990|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||600|
|SAT Math 75th||620|
|SAT Composite 75th||1220|
|Average SAT Score||1110|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Ripon College?
Ripon College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 62 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 990 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 870. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1110 out of 1600. The school ranks #12 in Wisconsin for highest average SAT composite score. 19 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1220 and Above||Good||>80%|
|1105 to 1220||Avg +||70%-80%|
|990 to 1105||Avg -||58%-70%|
|875 to 990||Reach||45%-58%|
|Less than 875||Low||<45%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||N/A|
|ACT Math 25th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 25th||19|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||N/A|
|ACT Math 75th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
|Average ACT Score||22|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Ripon College?
Admission data indicates that Ripon College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 19 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 56 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 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 63 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Ripon College.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>80%|
|22 to 25||Avg +||70%-80%|
|19 to 22||Avg -||58%-70%|
|16 to 19||Reach||45%-58%|
|Less than 16||Low||<45%|
What GPA do you need to get into Ripon College?
Applicants require above average high school grades to get into Ripon College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Ripon College was 3.4 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #12 in Wisconsin for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Ripon College accepts 70% of students who apply.
*This school has not released high school GPA data for its incoming freshmen. In these cases, CollegeSimply employs an artificial intelligence (AI) process to predict GPA based on this school's test scores and a large sample of other colleges' data. 3.4 is an estimate of the school's average incoming freshman GPA.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||10%||12%||11%|
The cost for prospective students to apply to Ripon College is $30.
What are the requirements for admission to Ripon College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Considered but not required|
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=239628 IPEDS survey data for Ripon College.
19% of students submit their SAT scores to Ripon College. 63% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
70% of those who apply are granted admission to Ripon 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 990 and 1220. 19% 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 19 and 25. 63% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.