Augustana College

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Augustana 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 Rock Island, IL, a predominately urban area. Augustana College has an enrollment of around 2,600 students.

Augustana College accepts about 60% of applicants per year. Of those that are admitted, around 18% continue on to register and enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Augustana College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Augustana College was reported as 58.7% in Fall 2013 with over 5,830 college applications submitted to Augustana College. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2020 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2020-2021 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Augustana College has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 72.6%
  • 2010-2011: 86.1%
  • 2011-2012: 61.6%
  • 2012-2013: 68.8%
  • 2013-2014: 58.7%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2020-2021: 66.2%

How Does Augustana College Compare?

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National Avg

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

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

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Saint Ambrose University96.2%
Knox College75.0%
Monmouth College64.3%
Cornell College64.1%
Iowa Wesleyan College60.1%

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 Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

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

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