Colleges for a 4.0 GPA

What colleges will likely accept a 4.0 grade point average?

A high school GPA of 4.0 or A average likely places you in the middle of the academic range at these schools. CollegeSimply has parsed the reported incoming freshman grade point averages for a large portion of U.S. schools and selected 194 target colleges where students have a competitive chance of getting in with a 4.0. This list is intended as a guide of schools to filter further and a recommendation of colleges which have historically accepted students in the 4.0 range.


194 results found

Displaying 194 target schools where your 4.0 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 33 reach schools and 1,393 safety schools you can consider.

The University of Tennessee
T
Knoxville, TN

Public 4 Year

78% acceptance rate

  • 28,894enrollment
  • $20,995net price
  • $13,006tuition
  • 1150-1330SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.85Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance83%
Villanova University
V
Villanova, PA

Private 4 Year

29% acceptance rate

  • 11,030enrollment
  • $35,491net price
  • $53,308tuition
  • 1300-1470SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.86Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance36%
University of California Berkeley
C
Berkeley, CA

Public 4 Year

15% acceptance rate

  • 42,501enrollment
  • $18,178net price
  • $14,184tuition
  • 1320-1530SAT range
  • 31-35ACT range
  • 3.86Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance20%
Purdue University Main Campus
P
West Lafayette, IN

Public 4 Year

58% acceptance rate

  • 44,474enrollment
  • $12,117net price
  • $9,992tuition
  • 1180-1410SAT range
  • 25-32ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance74%
University of California Santa Barbara
C
Santa Barbara, CA

Public 4 Year

32% acceptance rate

  • 25,976enrollment
  • $16,154net price
  • $14,391tuition
  • 1230-1460SAT range
  • 27-33ACT range
  • 3.96Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance34%
University of Virginia Main Campus
V
Charlottesville, VA

Public 4 Year

26% acceptance rate

  • 24,639enrollment
  • $16,594net price
  • $17,653tuition
  • 1330-1500SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 4.22Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance17%
University of California Davis
C
Davis, CA

Public 4 Year

41% acceptance rate

  • 38,167enrollment
  • $16,446net price
  • $14,402tuition
  • 1160-1400SAT range
  • 24-32ACT range
  • 3.99Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance42%
Georgetown University
G
Washington, DC

Private 4 Year

15% acceptance rate

  • 19,204enrollment
  • $27,420net price
  • $54,104tuition
  • 1370-1530SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.89*Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance19%
University of South Carolina Columbia
S
Columbia, SC

Public 4 Year

63% acceptance rate

  • 34,795enrollment
  • $20,271net price
  • $12,616tuition
  • 1190-1360SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 4.15Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance54%
Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus
G
Atlanta, GA

Public 4 Year

22% acceptance rate

  • 32,723enrollment
  • $15,873net price
  • $12,424tuition
  • 1390-1540SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.95Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance24%
University of Notre Dame
N
Notre Dame, IN

Private 4 Year

18% acceptance rate

  • 12,607enrollment
  • $27,453net price
  • $53,391tuition
  • 1400-1550SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.91*Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance21%
Appalachian State University
A
Boone, NC

Public 4 Year

69% acceptance rate

  • 19,108enrollment
  • $10,473net price
  • $7,364tuition
  • 1100-1270SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 4.05Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance66%
Emory University
E
Atlanta, GA

Private 4 Year

19% acceptance rate

  • 14,458enrollment
  • $26,867net price
  • $51,306tuition
  • 1350-1520SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance27%
University of California San Diego
C
La Jolla, CA

Public 4 Year

30% acceptance rate

  • 37,887enrollment
  • $14,616net price
  • $14,167tuition
  • 1260-1470SAT range
  • 27-33ACT range
  • 3.82*Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance40%
Carnegie Mellon University
C
Pittsburgh, PA

Private 4 Year

17% acceptance rate

  • 14,029enrollment
  • $29,817net price
  • $55,465tuition
  • 1450-1550SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.69Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance30%
Syracuse University
S
Syracuse, NY

Private 4 Year

50% acceptance rate

  • 22,803enrollment
  • $35,306net price
  • $51,853tuition
  • 1180-1370SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance72%
Boston College
B
Chestnut Hill, MA

Private 4 Year

28% acceptance rate

  • 14,720enrollment
  • $27,299net price
  • $55,464tuition
  • 1320-1490SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.86*Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance35%
Stony Brook University
S
Stony Brook, NY

Public 4 Year

42% acceptance rate

  • 26,256enrollment
  • $14,330net price
  • $9,625tuition
  • 1230-1420SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance54%