Simpson University (Simpson College)
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Simpson College can be found in Redding, CA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Simpson College has an enrollment of around a thousand students.
Most of the students accepted into Simpson College had an SAT score in the range of 1360 - 1710, or got accepted with an ACT composite score within the range of 21 - 23. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Simpson College average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.06 - 3.38. Simpson College accepts about 60 percent of applicants each year. Of those that are admitted, about 47 percent registered for enrollment. You can get more information from the admissions office website at simpsonu.edu.
Overall Simpson College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for Simpson University was reported as 55.5% in Fall 2013 with over 573 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.
Accepted Applicants Profile
- Simpson College SAT Scores: 1360 - 1710
- Simpson College ACT Scores: 21 - 23
- Simpson College Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.38
How Hard Is It to Get into Simpson University?
Applicant Selectivity: Medium
The applicant selectivity of Simpson University is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.
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 Simpson University has been slowly getting lower over the recent years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 59.2%
- 2010-2011: 65.1%
- 2011-2012: 52.0%
- 2012-2013: 61.6%
- 2013-2014: 55.5%
- Projected Simpson College Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 58.0%
How Does Simpson College Compare?
The acceptance rate for Simpson College is zero percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|Oregon Institute of Technology||71.4%|
|William Jessup University||69.3%|
|Pacific Union College||50.6%|
|California Maritime Academy||74.8%|
|Dominican University of California||77.5%|
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 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)
Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Simpson College (Fall 2013)
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||460 - 570|
|Math||450 - 580|
|Writing||450 - 560|
|Total Score||1360 - 1710|
|English||20 - 24|
|Math||19 - 24|
|Composite Score||21 - 23|