Rocky Mountain College (RMC)

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Rocky Mountain College can be found in Billings, MT, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. RMC has only about 980 enrolled students, which allows them to offer smaller classes.

A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this college. Scores in the range of 1330 (25th percentile) - 1685 (75th percentile) on the SAT and in the range of 19 (25th percentile) - 25 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is usually submitted among applicants accepted to RMC. We were able to estimate the Rocky Mountain College (RMC) average GPA (2.98 - 3.33) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. 67% of all those who apply are granted admission to Rocky Mountain College, from which 26% choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at rocky.edu.

Overall Rocky Mountain College (RMC) Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

66.8%

The overall acceptance rate for Rocky Mountain College was reported as 66.8% in Fall 2013 with over 1,400 applications submitted to Rocky Mountain College. 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

  • RMC SAT Scores: 1330 - 1685
  • RMC ACT Scores: 19 - 25
  • RMC Average GPA: 2.98 - 3.33

How Hard Is It to Get into Rocky Mountain College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into RMC, 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 2017 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2017-2018 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Rocky Mountain College has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 37.2%
  • 2010-2011: 69.7%
  • 2011-2012: 57.7%
  • 2012-2013: 63.5%
  • 2013-2014: 66.8%
  • Projected RMC Acceptance Rate 2017-2018: 62.6%

How Does Rocky Mountain College (RMC) Compare?

66.8%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Rocky Mountain College is twenty percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Carroll College53.0%
Montana Tech of the University of Montana88.9%
Montana State University-Northern100.0%
Black Hills State University89.2%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Recommended

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants1,39645.9%54.1%
Admitted93346.9%53.1%
Enrolled23845.8%54.2%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Rocky Mountain College (RMC) (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading450 - 560
Math450 - 570
Writing430 - 555
Total Score1330 - 1685
ACT®Score Range
English18 - 25
Math19 - 25
Composite Score19 - 25
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