The Best Colleges for a 3.8 GPA

What colleges will likely accept a 3.8 grade point average?

A GPA of 3.8 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 236 where students have a good possibility of getting in with a 3.8. 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 3.8 range.

 What do these ratings mean?

College Avg GPA Chance
Florida Colleges for a 3.8 GPA GPA Chance
New College of Florida 3.92 Avg -  Chance
University of North Florida 3.73 Avg +  Chance
Nova Southeastern University 3.79 Avg +  Chance
Florida International University 3.84 Avg -  Chance
Stetson University 3.86 Avg -  Chance
Georgia Colleges for a 3.8 GPA GPA Chance
Emory University 3.8 Avg -  Chance
Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus 3.95 Avg -  Chance
University of Georgia 3.86 Avg -  Chance
Berry College 3.73 Avg +  Chance
Mercer University 3.71 Avg +  Chance
Covenant College 3.6 Good  Chance
Agnes Scott College 3.69 Good  Chance
Idaho Colleges for a 3.8 GPA GPA Chance
The College of Idaho 3.6 Good  Chance
Illinois Colleges for a 3.8 GPA GPA Chance
University of Chicago 4.0 Avg -  Chance
Illinois Institute of Technology 3.92 Avg -  Chance
Loyola University Chicago 3.65 Good  Chance
Bradley University 3.69 Good  Chance
Wheaton College 3.71 Avg +  Chance
DePaul University 3.65 Good  Chance
Lake Forest College 3.63 Good  Chance
Indiana Colleges for a 3.8 GPA GPA Chance
Rose Hulman Institute of Technology 3.96 Avg -  Chance
Purdue University Main Campus 3.7 Avg +  Chance
Butler University 3.77 Avg +  Chance
DePauw University 3.75 Avg +  Chance
Wabash College 3.67 Good  Chance
Indiana University Bloomington 3.62 Good  Chance
University of Evansville 3.74 Avg +  Chance
Saint Mary's College 3.69 Good  Chance
Taylor University 3.71 Avg +  Chance
Valparaiso University 3.6 Good  Chance
Hanover College 3.67 Good  Chance
Iowa Colleges for a 3.8 GPA GPA Chance
Drake University 3.7 Avg +  Chance
Luther College 3.66 Good  Chance
University of Iowa 3.61 Good  Chance
Iowa State University 3.6 Good  Chance
Central College 3.61 Good  Chance
Kentucky Colleges for a 3.8 GPA GPA Chance
Asbury University 3.66 Good  Chance
Transylvania University 3.7 Avg +  Chance
Maryland Colleges for a 3.8 GPA GPA Chance
Johns Hopkins University 3.74 Avg +  Chance
University of Maryland College Park 4.11 Avg -  Chance
University of Maryland Baltimore County 3.76 Avg +  Chance
Towson University 3.61 Good  Chance
Notre Dame of Maryland University 3.68 Good  Chance
Salisbury University 3.71 Avg +  Chance
Massachusetts Colleges for a 3.8 GPA GPA Chance
Harvard University 4.04 Avg -  Chance
Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering 3.9 Avg -  Chance
Babson College 3.6 Good  Chance
Brandeis University 3.87 Avg -  Chance
Mount Holyoke College 3.74 Avg +  Chance
Emerson College 3.6 Good  Chance