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.

Southern Methodist University
S
Dallas, TX

Private 4 Year

51% acceptance rate

  • 11,649enrollment
  • $36,458net price
  • $54,492tuition
  • 1280-1460SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance68%
Western Carolina University
W
Cullowhee, NC

Public 4 Year

40% acceptance rate

  • 11,639enrollment
  • $14,456net price
  • $3,926tuition
  • 1030-1210SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.67Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance59%
Mercer University
M
Macon, GA

Private 4 Year

72% acceptance rate

  • 8,740enrollment
  • $21,268net price
  • $36,894tuition
  • 1180-1340SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.71Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance84%
Tufts University
T
Medford, MA

Private 4 Year

15% acceptance rate

  • 11,586enrollment
  • $29,449net price
  • $56,382tuition
  • 1380-1530SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.91*Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance18%
Davidson College
D
Davidson, NC

Private 4 Year

19% acceptance rate

  • 1,843enrollment
  • $28,339net price
  • $51,447tuition
  • 1290-1450SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 3.9Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance23%
Nova Southeastern University
N
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Private 4 Year

79% acceptance rate

  • 20,435enrollment
  • $26,740net price
  • $30,900tuition
  • 1080-1290SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.79Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance86%
University of Connecticut
C
Storrs, CT

Public 4 Year

49% acceptance rate

  • 27,412enrollment
  • $18,699net price
  • $15,730tuition
  • 1210-1420SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.74*Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance64%
University of North Florida
N
Jacksonville, FL

Public 4 Year

61% acceptance rate

  • 16,776enrollment
  • $13,524net price
  • $6,394tuition
  • 1120-1280SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance75%
Emerson College
E
Boston, MA

Private 4 Year

36% acceptance rate

  • 4,573enrollment
  • $42,070net price
  • $46,852tuition
  • 1200-1390SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance59%
University of Denver
D
Denver, CO

Private 4 Year

56% acceptance rate

  • 11,952enrollment
  • $35,163net price
  • $50,556tuition
  • 1170-1370SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.67Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance73%
Colgate University
C
Hamilton, NY

Private 4 Year

25% acceptance rate

  • 2,969enrollment
  • $22,182net price
  • $55,870tuition
  • 1320-1510SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.64Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance44%
Lehigh University
L
Bethlehem, PA

Private 4 Year

22% acceptance rate

  • 6,849enrollment
  • $26,933net price
  • $52,930tuition
  • 1270-1450SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 3.81*Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance31%
University of Rochester
R
Rochester, NY

Private 4 Year

29% acceptance rate

  • 11,817enrollment
  • $37,064net price
  • $53,909tuition
  • 1320-1500SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance40%
Washington University in St Louis
W
Saint Louis, MO

Private 4 Year

15% acceptance rate

  • 15,852enrollment
  • $27,777net price
  • $53,399tuition
  • 1470-1570SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.92*Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance18%
American University
A
Washington, DC

Private 4 Year

32% acceptance rate

  • 14,311enrollment
  • $32,732net price
  • $48,459tuition
  • 1220-1380SAT range
  • 27-31ACT range
  • 3.7*Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance49%
Vassar College
V
Poughkeepsie, NY

Private 4 Year

25% acceptance rate

  • 2,456enrollment
  • $23,763net price
  • $56,960tuition
  • 1370-1510SAT range
  • 31-33ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance35%
Babson College
B
Wellesley, MA

Private 4 Year

24% acceptance rate

  • 3,357enrollment
  • $29,847net price
  • $51,104tuition
  • 1270-1450SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance45%
University of California Santa Cruz
C
Santa Cruz, CA

Public 4 Year

47% acceptance rate

  • 19,700enrollment
  • $16,792net price
  • $13,960tuition
  • 1190-1400SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.73*Avg GPA
Your 4.0 GPA
Estimated Chance63%