Covenant College

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

Students can submit either the SAT Exam or ACT scores at this school. A score within the range of 1590 to 1950 on the SAT exam, or 23 to 28 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Covenant College average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.28 - 3.64. Covenant College sends acceptance letters to around 60 percent of applicants each year. Of those that are admitted, about 42 percent attended the school. You can get more information from the admissions office website at covenant.edu.

Overall Covenant College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012

57.0%

The overall acceptance rate for Covenant College was reported as 57.0% in Fall 2012 with over 1,130 applications submitted to Covenant 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

  • SAT Scores: 1590 - 1950
  • ACT Scores: 23 - 28
  • Average GPA: 3.28 - 3.64

How Hard Is It to Get into Covenant College?

Applicant Selectivity: High

The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to Covenant College is considered high, with many applicants scoring in the top percentiles on the SAT or ACT exam, as well as having an excellent high school GPA.

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 Covenant College has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 64.2%
  • 2009-2010: 60.2%
  • 2010-2011: 60.0%
  • 2011-2012: 57.4%
  • 2012-2013: 57.0%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 58.5%

How Does Covenant College Compare?

57.0%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Covenant College is three percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Tennessee Temple University78.4%
Southern Adventist University38.6%
Lee University91.7%
Sewanee-The University of the South60.3%
Bryan College-Dayton37.9%

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
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2012)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants1,12946.1%53.9%
Admitted64441.1%58.9%
Enrolled26841.4%58.6%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Covenant College (Fall 2012)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading530 - 670
Math530 - 630
Writing530 - 650
Total Score1590 - 1950
ACT®Score Range
English22 - 31
Math21 - 27
Composite Score23 - 28
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