Colleges for a 3.3 GPA

What colleges will likely accept a 3.3 grade point average?

Is a 3.3 good?

A 3.3 is higher than the average U.S. high school 3.0 GPA and slightly above the average college bound high school student's GPA. There are many good colleges that will accept students with a 3.3. If you can score well on the SAT and ACT, you'll have a good chance at many of the schools on this list.

What is a 3.3 GPA?

A 3.3 is equal to a 88% on the standard U.S. high school unweighted 4.0 scale. The letter grade equivalent of a 3.3 is a B+ average.

What colleges can I get into?

Graduating with a high school GPA of 3.3 places you within of the academic range at these colleges. CollegeSimply has analyzed the incoming freshman grade point averages for a large portion of U.S. schools and selected 976 colleges where students have a competitive chance of getting in with a 3.3. Here are some of the top ranked colleges which have historically accepted students in the 3.3 range plus or minus .3 points. Scroll down further to explore, search, sort and filter the full list.

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List of 3.3 GPA Colleges

Displaying 976 colleges where your 3.3 GPA is within the typical range of past accepted students. You have a chance at being accepted but admission may be challenging at more selective colleges. Hint: Filter by admission chance for 1,870 target schools (good chance), 570 reach (harder) schools and 808 safety (easier) schools you can consider.

Arizona State University
A
Tempe, AZ
Arizona State University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

3.42 Average GPA

#2 Best Colleges in Arizona

  • 51,585enrollment
  • $12,947net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 1130-1360SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
Your 3.3 GPA
Admission Chance81%
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Penn State Main Campus
P
University Park, PA
Penn State Main Campus

Public 4 Year

9 reviews

3.59 Average GPA

#1 Best Public Universities in Pennsylvania

  • 46,810enrollment
  • $25,346net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1160-1360SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
Your 3.3 GPA
Admission Chance39%
Boston University
B
Boston, MA
Boston University

Private 4 Year

6 reviews

3.59 Average GPA

#8 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 34,657enrollment
  • $33,728net price
  • 22%acceptance rate
  • 1330-1500SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
Your 3.3 GPA
Admission Chance12%
University of Kentucky
K
Lexington, KY
University of Kentucky

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

3.46 Average GPA

#2 Best Public Universities in Kentucky

  • 29,182enrollment
  • $19,361net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1300SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
Your 3.3 GPA
Admission Chance91%
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East Carolina University
E
Greenville, NC
East Carolina University

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

3.59 Average GPA

#8 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 28,718enrollment
  • $13,327net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1190SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
Your 3.3 GPA
Admission Chance70%
University of Hawaii at Manoa
H
Honolulu, HI
University of Hawaii at Manoa

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

3.46 Average GPA

#1 Best Public Universities in Hawaii

  • 17,710enrollment
  • $15,479net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1240SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
Your 3.3 GPA
Admission Chance78%
University of Arizona
A
Tucson, AZ
University of Arizona

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

3.42 Average GPA

#1 Best Public Universities in Arizona

  • 44,097enrollment
  • $15,758net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1310SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
Your 3.3 GPA
Admission Chance80%
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Kennesaw State University
K
Kennesaw, Georgia
Kennesaw State University

Public 4 Year

13 reviews

3.22 Average GPA

 

  • 24,176enrollment
  • $15,451net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1250SAT range
  • 21-24ACT range
Your 3.3 GPA
Admission Chance66%
University of Colorado Boulder
C
Boulder, CO
University of Colorado Boulder

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

3.56 Average GPA

#2 Best Public Universities in Colorado

  • 36,681enrollment
  • $20,323net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1360SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
Your 3.3 GPA
Admission Chance71%
Texas State University
T
San Marcos, TX
Texas State University

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

3.38 Average GPA (estimated)

#6 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 38,644enrollment
  • $13,579net price
  • 46%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1180SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
Your 3.3 GPA
Admission Chance41%
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Texas Tech University
T
Lubbock, TX
Texas Tech University

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

3.49 Average GPA (estimated)

#5 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 38,209enrollment
  • $15,820net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1240SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
Your 3.3 GPA
Admission Chance61%
University of Houston
H
Houston, TX
University of Houston

Public 4 Year

6 reviews

3.54 Average GPA (estimated)

#4 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 46,324enrollment
  • $15,664net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 1130-1310SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
Your 3.3 GPA
Admission Chance48%
Georgia State University
G
Atlanta, GA
Georgia State University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

3.34 Average GPA

#4 Best Public Universities in Georgia

  • 34,316enrollment
  • $15,350net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1250SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
Your 3.3 GPA
Admission Chance69%
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San Jose State University
S
San Jose, CA
San Jose State University

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

3.31 Average GPA

#13 Best Public Universities in California

  • 35,400enrollment
  • $13,906net price
  • 55%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1260SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
Your 3.3 GPA
Admission Chance54%
Pepperdine University
P
Malibu, CA
Pepperdine University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

3.59 Average GPA

#13 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 7,961enrollment
  • $36,372net price
  • 36%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1420SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
Your 3.3 GPA
Admission Chance22%
California State University Long Beach
C
Long Beach, CA
California State University Long Beach

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

3.5 Average GPA

#11 Best Public Universities in California

  • 37,466enrollment
  • $9,654net price
  • 31%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1250SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
Your 3.3 GPA
Admission Chance22%
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The University of Tampa
T
Tampa, FL
The University of Tampa

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

3.3 Average GPA

#7 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 9,333enrollment
  • $29,880net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1250SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
Your 3.3 GPA
Admission Chance49%
Howard University
H
Washington, DC
Howard University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

3.54 Average GPA (estimated)

#4 Best Private Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 9,139enrollment
  • $21,061net price
  • 32%acceptance rate
  • 1140-1280SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
Your 3.3 GPA
Admission Chance21%