Oberlin 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 Oberlin, OH, a predominately rural area. Over 3,300 students are enrolled at Oberlin College.
Students can submit either the ACT or SAT scores at Oberlin College. A score in the range of 1915 to 2185 on the SAT exam, or 28 to 32 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Oberlin College average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.68 - 3.89. Oberlin College accepts about 30% of those that apply each year. Of those that are accepted, around 35% of students registered for enrollment. You can get more information from the admissions office website at new.oberlin.edu.
The overall acceptance rate for Oberlin College was reported as 30.4% in Fall 2013 with over 7,440 college 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.
The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to Oberlin 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.
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 Oberlin College has been slowly getting lower over the recent years.
The acceptance rate for Oberlin College is eighty-three percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
|Baldwin Wallace University||64.0%|
|Cleveland Institute of Art||68.3%|
|Cleveland Institute of Music||54.8%|
|The College of Wooster||56.3%|
|John Carroll University||83.3%|
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||650 - 740|
|Math||620 - 715|
|Writing||645 - 730|
|Total Score||1915 - 2185|
|English||0 - 0|
|Math||0 - 0|
|Composite Score||28 - 32|