Erskine College

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Erskine College, a liberal arts school, provides students a well rounded foundation in education by having a curriculum with a diverse range of subjects. This college is located in Due West, SC, a predominately rural area. The smaller size of enrollment, which is approximately around 890 students, provides smaller class sizes for enrolled students.

Many of the students admitted to this school had an SAT score within the range of 910 - 1110, or got accepted with an ACT composite score between 19 - 24. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Erskine College average GPA ranges from 2.98 to 3.25 for accepted students. 70% of all students that apply are admitted to Erskine College, from which 37% choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at visit.erskine.edu.

Overall Erskine College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

69.7%

The overall acceptance rate for Erskine College was reported as 69.7% in Fall 2013 with over 750 applications submitted to Erskine 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: 19 - 24
  • Average GPA: 2.98 - 3.25

How Hard Is It to Get into Erskine College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Erskine 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 Erskine College has been slowly getting lower over the recent years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 70.5%
  • 2010-2011: 74.6%
  • 2011-2012: 66.8%
  • 2012-2013: 65.8%
  • 2013-2014: 69.7%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 68.8%

How Does Erskine College Compare?

69.7%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Erskine College is twenty-six percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Emmanuel College47.8%
Toccoa Falls College49.4%
Paine College43.8%
Brevard College44.9%
Warren Wilson College69.6%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • 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 2013)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants75038.5%61.5%
Admitted52336.7%63.3%
Enrolled19448.5%51.5%

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

ACT®Score Range
English18 - 24
Math18 - 25
Composite Score19 - 24
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