Ferrum College can be found in Ferrum, VA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Ferrum College has an enrollment of over a thousand students.
Many of the students admitted to Ferrum College earned an SAT score in the range of 1150 to 1450, or got accepted with an ACT score in the range of 14 to 20. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Ferrum College average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.80 - 3.04. Ferrum College accepts roughly 70 percent of those that apply per year. Of those that are accepted, about 23 percent registered for enrollment. You can get more information from the admissions office website at ferrum.edu.
Overall Ferrum College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for Ferrum College was reported as 74.1% in Fall 2013 with over 3,270 applications submitted to this school. 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: 1150 - 1450
- ACT Scores: 14 - 20
- Average GPA: 2.80 - 3.04
How Hard Is It to Get into Ferrum College?
Applicant Selectivity: Low
When considering the average GPA and SAT/ACT scores of students accepted to Ferrum College and comparing to other schools nationwide, applicant selectivity is lower than most other schools.
Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2020 Projection
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2020-2021 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Ferrum College has been staying about the same from year to year.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 79.6%
- 2010-2011: 76.1%
- 2011-2012: 78.3%
- 2012-2013: 81.8%
- 2013-2014: 74.1%
- Projected Acceptance Rate 2020-2021: 77.5%
How Does Ferrum College Compare?
The acceptance rate for Ferrum College is thirty-four percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|Jefferson College of Health Sciences||41.1%|
Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
- High School GPA Scores are Required
- School Records are Required
- Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
- Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
- TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required
Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)
Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Ferrum College (Fall 2013)
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||390 - 490|
|Math||390 - 490|
|Writing||370 - 470|
|Total Score||1150 - 1450|
|English||13 - 20|
|Math||15 - 19|
|Composite Score||14 - 20|