Jefferson College of Health Sciences

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Jefferson College of Health Sciences can be found in Roanoke, VA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Around a thousand students are enrolled at Jefferson College of Health Sciences.

Most of the students that got into this school got an SAT score between 1260 - 1560, or got accepted with an ACT composite score in the range of 20 - 23. We were able to estimate the Jefferson College of Health Sciences average GPA (2.89 - 3.18) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. Approximately 40 percent of all applicant were admitted at Jefferson College of Health Sciences, and from those that were granted acceptance roughly 32 percent continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at jchs.edu.

Overall Jefferson College of Health Sciences Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

41.1%

The overall acceptance rate for Jefferson College of Health Sciences was reported as 41.1% in Fall 2013 with over 509 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: 1260 - 1560
  • ACT Scores: 20 - 23
  • Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.18

How Hard Is It to Get into Jefferson College of Health Sciences?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Jefferson College of Health Sciences 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 2016 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2016-2017 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Jefferson College of Health Sciences has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 44.3%
  • 2010-2011: 38.8%
  • 2011-2012: 34.6%
  • 2012-2013: 41.5%
  • 2013-2014: 41.1%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2016-2017: 40.1%

How Does Jefferson College of Health Sciences Compare?

41.1%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Jefferson College of Health Sciences is thirty-five percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Hollins University69.3%
Roanoke College72.8%
Ferrum College74.1%
Lynchburg College63.7%
Randolph College83.4%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records 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
Applicants50919.8%80.2%
Admitted20918.7%81.3%
Enrolled6622.7%77.3%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Jefferson College of Health Sciences (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading410 - 520
Math430 - 540
Writing420 - 500
Total Score1260 - 1560
ACT®Score Range
English0 - 0
Math0 - 0
Composite Score20 - 23
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