Columbia University in the City of New York can be found in New York, NY, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Columbia University in the City of New York has about twenty six thousand students enrolled per year.
Students can report either the SAT or ACT exam scores at Columbia. A score within the range of 2080 - 2350 on the SAT exam, or 31 - 34 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Columbia average GPA ranges from 3.90 to 4 for accepted students. The acceptance rate of Columbia is considered highly competitive, with only 7% of those who applied applicants being admitted. Using acceptance rate data from previous years, we can project that the Columbia acceptance rate in 2015 is going to be around 8%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at columbia.edu.
The overall acceptance rate for Columbia University in the City of New York was reported as 7.4% in Fall 2012 with over 31,900 applications submitted to Columbia. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.
Columbia has a very competitive selection process for applicants, where most students accepted have a higher than average high school GPA and scored in the top percentiles on standardized tests like the SAT or ACT exam.
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Columbia University in the City of New York has been on a downward trend over the past few years.
The acceptance rate for Columbia University in the City of New York is more than 100% lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
|CUNY City College||34.1%|
|CUNY Hunter College||29.7%|
|CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice||34.1%|
|CUNY Bernard M Baruch College||24.8%|
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||690 - 780|
|Math||700 - 790|
|Writing||690 - 780|
|Total Score||2080 - 2350|
|English||32 - 35|
|Math||29 - 35|
|Composite Score||31 - 34|