Converse College

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Converse College can be found in Spartanburg, SC, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 1,400 students enrolled each year at Converse College.

The majority of students getting into Converse College got an SAT score between 960 - 1160, or got accepted with an ACT composite score between 21 - 26. We were able to estimate the Converse College average GPA (3.13 - 3.38) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. This school has an acceptance rate of around 52% with 29% of applicants deciding to continue on and enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at converse.edu.

Overall Converse College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

52.0%

The overall acceptance rate for Converse College was reported as 52.0% in Fall 2013 with over 1,570 applications submitted to Converse College. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • ACT Scores: 21 - 26
  • Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.38

How Hard Is It to Get into Converse College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Converse College is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2019 Projection

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 Converse College has been on a downward trend over the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 67.9%
  • 2010-2011: 76.7%
  • 2011-2012: 53.1%
  • 2012-2013: 51.3%
  • 2013-2014: 52.0%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 56.1%

How Does Converse College Compare?

52.0%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Converse College is seven percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Wofford College68.8%
Limestone College53.2%
Gardner-Webb University48.1%
North Greenville University57.9%
Furman University64.0%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants1,565-100.0%
Admitted814-100.0%
Enrolled237-100.0%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Converse College (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English20 - 26
Math18 - 24
Composite Score21 - 26
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