The Best Colleges for a 2.9 GPA

What colleges will likely accept a 2.9 grade point average?

A high school GPA of 2.9 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 327 target colleges where students have a competitive chance of getting in with a 2.9. 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 2.9 range.

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Displaying 327 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 713 reach schools and 63 safety schools you can consider.

    • SAT Range 960/1190
    • ACT Range 21/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.16
    • Students: 1,485
    • Tuition:$44,110
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Your 2.9 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 42%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 28%
    • SAT Range 1030/1220
    • ACT Range 19/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.13
    • Students: 854
    • Tuition:$39,120
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Your 2.9 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 63%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 50%
    • SAT Range 1220/1380
    • ACT Range 21/26
    • Average HS GPA 2.74
    • Students: 4,077
    • Tuition:$5,743
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 2.9 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 29%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 37%
    • SAT Range 970/1200
    • ACT Range 20/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.18
    • Students: 2,302
    • Tuition:$29,188
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Your 2.9 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 63%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 47%
    • SAT Range 1090/1280
    • ACT Range 22/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.04
    • Students: 4,531
    • Tuition:$41,010
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 2.9 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 75%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 68%
    • SAT Range 1020/1180
    • ACT Range 20/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.06
    • Students: 8,287
    • Tuition:$8,412
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Your 2.9 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 53%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 44%
    • SAT Range 1080/1280
    • ACT Range 22/27
    • Average HS GPA 2.99
    • Students: 4,516
    • Tuition:$33,950
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 2.9 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 76%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 72%
    • SAT Range 970/1190
    • ACT Range 19/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.15
    • Students: 17,169
    • Tuition:$14,617
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Your 2.9 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 54%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 39%
    • SAT Range 940/1290
    • ACT Range 22/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.02
    • Students: 4,838
    • Tuition:$27,975
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 2.9 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 76%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 70%
    • SAT Range 950/1170
    • ACT Range 19/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.16
    • Students: 2,900
    • Tuition:$29,860
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Your 2.9 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 47%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 32%