Westminster College

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Westminster College, a liberal arts school, provides students a well rounded foundation in education by having a curriculum with a diverse range of subjects. This college is located in Fulton, MO, a predominately rural area. Westminster College has an enrollment of around a thousand students.

A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this college. Scores between 1280 (25th percentile) - 1690 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and in the range of 21 (25th percentile) - 27 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is typical among applicants admitted to Westminster College. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Westminster College average GPA ranges from 2.89 to 3.33 for accepted students. 72% of all those who apply are granted admission to Westminster College, from which 26 percent choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at westminster-mo.edu.

Overall Westminster College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012


The overall acceptance rate for Westminster College was reported as 71.9% in Fall 2012 with over 1,420 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

  • SAT Scores: 1280 - 1690
  • ACT Scores: 21 - 27
  • Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.33

How Hard Is It to Get into Westminster College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Westminster College 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 Westminster College has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 77.9%
  • 2009-2010: 77.6%
  • 2010-2011: 70.5%
  • 2011-2012: 71.9%
  • 2012-2013: 71.9%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 72.8%

How Does Westminster College Compare?

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National Avg

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

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
William Woods University75.1%
Stephens College67.6%
Central Methodist University-College of Liberal Arts & Sciences65.1%
Hannibal-LaGrange University68.1%
Missouri Valley College22.3%

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 2012)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Westminster College (Fall 2012)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading390 - 550
Math470 - 610
Writing420 - 530
Total Score1280 - 1690
ACT®Score Range
English21 - 28
Math20 - 26
Composite Score21 - 27
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