Rice University can be found in Houston, TX, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Rice University has an enrollment of over six thousand students.
Many of the students accepted into this school got an SAT score between 2040 - 2320, or got accepted with an ACT score in the range of 31 - 34. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Rice University average GPA ranges from 3.82 to 4 for accepted students. The acceptance rate of Rice University is considered highly competitive, with only 20% of students which applied on average being admitted. You can get more information from the admissions office website at futureowls.rice.edu.
The overall acceptance rate for Rice University was reported as 16.7% in Fall 2013 with over 15,400 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.
Rice University 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.
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 Rice University has been on a downward trend over the past few years.
The acceptance rate for Rice University is more than 100% lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
|University of St Thomas||77.2%|
|Texas Southern University||45.0%|
|Houston Baptist University||73.2%|
|Prairie View A & M University||42.3%|
|University of Houston-Victoria||51.0%|
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||670 - 760|
|Math||700 - 790|
|Writing||670 - 770|
|Total Score||2040 - 2320|
|English||31 - 35|
|Math||30 - 35|
|Composite Score||31 - 34|