The Best Colleges for a 2.8 GPA

What colleges will likely accept a 2.8 grade point average?

A high school GPA of 2.8 or B- average likely places you in the middle of the academic range at these schools. CollegeSimply has parsed the reported incoming freshman grade point averages for a large portion of U.S. schools and selected 193 target colleges where students have a competitive chance of getting in with a 2.8. These colleges are ranked by their position on the CollegeSimply best colleges ranking. This list is intended as a guide of schools to filter further and a recommendation of colleges which have historically accepted students in the 2.8 range.

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Displaying 193 target schools where your GPA is within the typical range of past accepted applicants. You have a competitive chance at being accepted but admission is not a sure thing. Hint: You also have 695 reach schools and 60 safety schools you can consider.

    • SAT Range 1220/1380
    • ACT Range 21/26
    • Average HS GPA 2.74
    • Students: 4,077
    • Tuition:$5,743
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 2.8 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 29%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 32%
    • SAT Range 1090/1280
    • ACT Range 22/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.04
    • Students: 4,531
    • Tuition:$41,010
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 2.8 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 75%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 63%
    • SAT Range 1020/1180
    • ACT Range 20/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.06
    • Students: 8,287
    • Tuition:$8,412
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Your 2.8 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 53%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 38%
    • SAT Range 1080/1280
    • ACT Range 22/27
    • Average HS GPA 2.99
    • Students: 4,516
    • Tuition:$33,950
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 2.8 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 76%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 67%
    • SAT Range 940/1290
    • ACT Range 22/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.02
    • Students: 4,838
    • Tuition:$27,975
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 2.8 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 76%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 65%
    • SAT Range 1050/1290
    • ACT Range 23/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.08
    • Students: 4,933
    • Tuition:$15,198
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 2.8 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 88%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 79%
    • SAT Range 770/1230
    • ACT Range 15/23
    • Average HS GPA 3.07*
    • Students: 691
    • Tuition:$9,580
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Your 2.8 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 24%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 14%
    • SAT Range 1060/1230
    • ACT Range 22/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.0
    • Students: 4,929
    • Tuition:$31,490
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Your 2.8 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 81%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 73%
    • SAT Range 990/1170
    • ACT Range 20/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.02
    • Students: 6,005
    • Tuition:$32,078
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Your 2.8 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 76%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 65%
    • SAT Range 960/1180
    • ACT Range 18/24
    • Average HS GPA 3.06
    • Students: 509
    • Tuition:$21,900
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Your 2.8 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 34%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 22%