The Best Colleges for a 3.7 GPA

What colleges will likely accept a 3.7 grade point average?

A GPA of 3.7 or A- average places you in the middle of the academic range at these schools. CollegeSimply has parsed the reported high school grade point averages for a large portion of U.S. schools and selected 351 where students have a good possibility of getting in with a 3.7. These colleges are ranked by their position on the CollegeSimply best colleges ranking. This list is intended as a guide of schools to explore further and a recommendation of colleges which have historically accepted students in the 3.7 range.

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College Avg GPA Chance
Alabama Colleges for a 3.7 GPA GPA Chance
The University of Alabama 3.6 Good
Samford University 3.68 Avg +
Auburn University 3.74 Avg -
University of Alabama at Huntsville 3.64 Avg +
University of Alabama at Birmingham 3.62 Avg +
Arizona Colleges for a 3.7 GPA GPA Chance
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott 3.58 Good
Arkansas Colleges for a 3.7 GPA GPA Chance
University of Arkansas 3.62 Avg +
Ouachita Baptist University 3.53 Good
Harding University 3.58 Good
John Brown University 3.72 Avg -
Lyon College 3.6 Good
California Colleges for a 3.7 GPA GPA Chance
University of California Berkeley 3.86 Avg -
University of Southern California 3.73 Avg -
Soka University of America 3.86 Avg -
Occidental College 3.6 Good
California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo 3.87 Avg -
Pepperdine University 3.59 Good
Santa Clara University 3.66 Avg +
Loyola Marymount University 3.72 Avg -
University of San Diego 3.88 Avg -
San Diego State University 3.6 Good
Chapman University 3.68 Avg +
University of California Riverside 3.6 Good
California State University Long Beach 3.5 Good
University of San Francisco 3.61 Avg +
Thomas Aquinas College 3.78 Avg -
Azusa Pacific University 3.64 Avg +
Biola University 3.54 Good
The Master's College and Seminary 3.63 Avg +
Point Loma Nazarene University 3.78 Avg -
University of Redlands 3.6 Good
University of La Verne 3.78 Avg -
Westmont College 3.8 Avg -
California Lutheran University 3.65 Avg +
University of California Merced 3.51 Good
Saint Marys College of California 3.61 Avg +
Simpson University 3.51 Good
Dominican University of California 3.5 Good
Bryan University 3.59 Good
Mills College 3.64 Avg +
Pitzer College 3.85 Avg -
Colorado Colleges for a 3.7 GPA GPA Chance
Colorado School of Mines 3.8 Avg -
University of Denver 3.67 Avg +
Regis University 3.54 Good
United States Air Force Academy 3.88 Avg -
University of Colorado Boulder 3.56 Good
Colorado State University Fort Collins 3.61 Avg +
Colorado Christian University 3.5 Good
Connecticut Colleges for a 3.7 GPA GPA Chance
United States Coast Guard Academy 3.79 Avg -
Wesleyan University 3.73 Avg -