Prescott College (PC)

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PC can be found in Prescott, AZ, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Over 1,200 students are enrolled at Prescott College.

Students can report either the SAT or ACT exam scores at PC. A score between 1390 - 1820 on the SAT exam, or 22 - 30 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Prescott College (PC) average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.06 - 3.45. Prescott College sends acceptance letters to around 70 percent of those that apply. Of those that are admitted, about 17 percent registered for enrollment. You can get more information from the admissions office website at prescott.edu.

Overall Prescott College (PC) Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

72.9%

The overall acceptance rate for Prescott College was reported as 72.9% in Fall 2013 with over 399 college applications submitted to PC. 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

  • PC SAT Scores: 1390 - 1820
  • PC ACT Scores: 22 - 30
  • PC Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.45

How Hard Is It to Get into Prescott College?

Applicant Selectivity: High

The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to PC 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.

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 PC has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 81.3%
  • 2010-2011: 99.4%
  • 2011-2012: 82.5%
  • 2012-2013: 81.5%
  • 2013-2014: 72.9%
  • Projected PC Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 80.6%

How Does Prescott College (PC) Compare?

72.9%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Prescott College is thirty-one percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Arizona Christian University60.8%
San Diego Christian College49.2%
Harvey Mudd College18.2%
Soka University of America43.4%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are 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
Applicants39931.3%68.7%
Admitted29130.2%69.8%
Enrolled4930.6%69.4%

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

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading480 - 640
Math420 - 600
Writing490 - 580
Total Score1390 - 1820
ACT®Score Range
English23 - 29
Math19 - 27
Composite Score22 - 30
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