The Best Iowa Colleges for a 3.6 GPA

What Iowa colleges will likely accept a 3.6 grade point average?

A high school GPA of 3.6 or B+ average likely places you in the middle of the academic range at these Iowa schools. CollegeSimply has parsed the reported incoming freshman grade point averages for a large portion of iowa schools and selected 18 target colleges where students have a competitive chance of getting in with a 3.6. 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 3.6 range.

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Displaying 18 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 0 reach schools and 9 safety schools you can consider.

    • SAT Range 1370/1530
    • ACT Range 30/34
    • Average HS GPA 3.89*
    • Students: 1,716
    • Tuition:$52,392
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 24%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 14%
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    Grinnell College

    • SAT Range 1080/1320
    • ACT Range 23/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.53
    • Students: 1,028
    • Tuition:$42,299
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 61%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 65%
    • SAT Range 1140/1360
    • ACT Range 24/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.7
    • Students: 4,869
    • Tuition:$41,396
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 68%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 63%
    • SAT Range 1050/1310
    • ACT Range 23/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.66
    • Students: 2,005
    • Tuition:$42,290
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 63%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 60%
    • SAT Range 1080/1300
    • ACT Range 22/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.58
    • Students: 1,422
    • Tuition:$44,050
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 67%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 68%
    • SAT Range 1060/1360
    • ACT Range 22/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.5
    • Students: 1,564
    • Tuition:$30,840
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 73%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 77%
    • SAT Range 1120/1330
    • ACT Range 23/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.61
    • Students: 31,656
    • Tuition:$9,267
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 83%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 83%
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    University of Iowa

    • SAT Range 1050/1250
    • ACT Range 21/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.53
    • Students: 1,299
    • Tuition:$31,100
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 71%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 74%
    • SAT Range 1090/1330
    • ACT Range 22/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 34,992
    • Tuition:$8,988
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 91%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 91%
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    Iowa State University

    • SAT Range 920/1180
    • ACT Range 20/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.61
    • Students: 1,117
    • Tuition:$37,296
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 70%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 70%