Mary Baldwin College (MBC)
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Mary Baldwin College can be found in Staunton, VA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Mary Baldwin College has an enrollment of about 1,900 students.
Most of the students getting into this school had an SAT score in the range of 1240 - 1600, or got accepted with an ACT composite score in the range of 18 - 25. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the MBC average GPA ranges from 2.89 to 3.25 for accepted students. An estimated 90 percent of all applicant were admitted at Mary Baldwin College, and from those that were granted acceptance roughly 8 percent continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at admissions.mbc.edu.
Overall MBC Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for Mary Baldwin College was reported as 88.3% in Fall 2013 with over 3,090 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
- MBC SAT Scores: 1240 - 1600
- MBC ACT Scores: 18 - 25
- MBC Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.25
How Hard Is It to Get into Mary Baldwin College?
Applicant Selectivity: Medium
When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Mary Baldwin College, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.
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 MBC has been getting much higher in the past few years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 62.0%
- 2010-2011: 52.3%
- 2011-2012: 44.5%
- 2012-2013: 54.0%
- 2013-2014: 88.3%
- Projected MBC Acceptance Rate 2016-2017: 65.4%
How Does MBC Compare?
The acceptance rate for Mary Baldwin College is fifty-nine percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|Eastern Mennonite University||65.1%|
|Virginia Military Institute||47.3%|
|Southern Virginia University||99.9%|
|Washington and Lee University||18.4%|
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 MBC (Fall 2013)
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||430 - 550|
|Math||400 - 510|
|Writing||410 - 540|
|Total Score||1240 - 1600|
|English||0 - 0|
|Math||0 - 0|
|Composite Score||18 - 25|