The Best Massachusetts Colleges for a 3.9 GPA

What Massachusetts colleges will likely accept a 3.9 grade point average?

A high school GPA of 3.9 or A- average likely places you in the middle of the academic range at these Massachusetts schools. CollegeSimply has parsed the reported incoming freshman grade point averages for a large portion of massachusetts schools and selected 14 target colleges where students have a competitive chance of getting in with a 3.9. 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 3.9 range.

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Displaying 14 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 4 reach schools and 38 safety schools you can consider.

    • SAT Range 1460/1550
    • ACT Range 34/35
    • Average HS GPA 3.9
    • Students: 390
    • Tuition:$53,736
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 16%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 16%
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    Olin College of Engineering

    • SAT Range 1330/1520
    • ACT Range 30/34
    • Average HS GPA 3.86*
    • Students: 2,534
    • Tuition:$53,732
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 20%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 22%
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    Wellesley College

    • SAT Range 1380/1530
    • ACT Range 31/34
    • Average HS GPA 3.91*
    • Students: 11,586
    • Tuition:$56,382
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 15%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 15%
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    Tufts University

    • SAT Range 1320/1490
    • ACT Range 31/34
    • Average HS GPA 3.86*
    • Students: 14,720
    • Tuition:$55,464
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 28%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 30%
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    Boston College

    • SAT Range 1280/1500
    • ACT Range 29/33
    • Average HS GPA 3.87
    • Students: 5,800
    • Tuition:$55,395
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 31%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 33%
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    Brandeis University

    • SAT Range 1360/1540
    • ACT Range 32/34
    • Average HS GPA 3.91*
    • Students: 21,627
    • Tuition:$51,522
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 19%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 19%
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    Northeastern University

    • SAT Range 1270/1450
    • ACT Range 28/32
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 3,357
    • Tuition:$51,104
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 24%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 39%
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    Babson College

    • SAT Range 1240/1410
    • ACT Range 28/32
    • Average HS GPA 3.75*
    • Students: 5,460
    • Tuition:$49,880
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 43%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 52%
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    Bentley University

    • SAT Range 1200/1390
    • ACT Range 26/31
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 4,573
    • Tuition:$46,852
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 36%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 53%
    • SAT Range 1290/1500
    • ACT Range 29/32
    • Average HS GPA 3.74
    • Students: 2,335
    • Tuition:$49,998
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 51%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 60%
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    Mount Holyoke College