Providence College (PC)
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PC can be found in Providence, RI, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. PC has an enrollment of approximately five thousand students.
Many of the students admitted to PC got an SAT score between 1580 to 1900, or got accepted with an ACT composite score between 23 to 28. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Providence College (PC) average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.28 - 3.57. This school has an acceptance rate of 60% with 18% of applicants choosing to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at providence.edu.
Overall Providence College (PC) Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for Providence College was reported as 59.8% in Fall 2013 with over 9,660 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: 1580 - 1900
- PC ACT Scores: 23 - 28
- PC Average GPA: 3.28 - 3.57
How Hard Is It to Get into Providence College?
Applicant Selectivity: High
PC has a very competitive selection process for applicants, where most students accepted have a higher than average high school GPA and scored in the top percentiles on standardized tests like the SAT or ACT exam.
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 Providence College has been slowly getting lower over the recent years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 59.8%
- 2010-2011: 67.2%
- 2011-2012: 60.6%
- 2012-2013: 61.0%
- 2013-2014: 59.8%
- Projected PC Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 61.1%
How Does Providence College (PC) Compare?
Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
- High School GPA Scores are Required
- School Records are Required
- College Prep Classes are Required
- Submit Recommendation Letters 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 Providence College (PC) (Fall 2013)
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||520 - 620|
|Math||530 - 640|
|Writing||530 - 640|
|Total Score||1580 - 1900|
|English||0 - 0|
|Math||0 - 0|
|Composite Score||23 - 28|