Colleges Hardest to Get Into

Colleges with the Lowest Acceptance Rate in for 2019

These are the most selective colleges in . We've ranked the schools which reject over fifty percent of applicants by rate of acceptance. Leading the list is Central Christian College of Kansas which sent acceptance letters to only 39% of the 834 students who applied and rejected 61%. Interestingly, not all schools on our "most selective" lists are overly academically challenging. Schools with less rigorous standardized test and high school GPA requirements may receive a large numbers of qualified applicants and the school does not have the capacity to potentially enroll.

List of Lowest Acceptance Rate Colleges & Universities in
Rank College Percent Admitted Academic Difficulty
1 Central Christian College of Kansas
McPherson, Kansas
834 Applicants
39% Easy  Chance
2 Friends University
Wichita, Kansas
881 Applicants
48% Avg-  Chance
3 McPherson College
McPherson, Kansas
1,077 Applicants
48% Avg-  Chance
4 University of Saint Mary
Leavenworth, Kansas
1,001 Applicants
49% Avg-  Chance