Becker College

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Becker College can be found in Worcester, MA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Nearly 1,900 students are enrolled at Becker College.

Students can report either the SAT Exam or ACT scores to this school. A score between 950 - 1170 on the SAT exam, or 16 - 24 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Becker College average GPA ranges from 2.71 to 3.25 for accepted students. This school has an acceptance rate of about 70 percent with 13 percent of applicants deciding to continue on and enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at becker.edu.

Overall Becker College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020

69.9%

The overall acceptance rate for Becker College was reported as 69.9% in Fall 2020 with over 2,920 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

  • ACT Scores: 16 - 24
  • Average GPA: 2.71 - 3.25

How Hard Is It to Get into Becker College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Becker 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 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Becker College has been slowly getting higher over the past years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 65.3%
  • 2017-2018: 69.4%
  • 2018-2019: 66.3%
  • 2019-2020: 69.9%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 63.4%

How Does Becker College Compare?

69.9%
This School
56.7%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Becker College is twenty-three percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Clark University52.8%
Assumption College81.1%
College of the Holy Cross34.2%
Anna Maria College74.7%
Nichols College79.7%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants2,92345.4%54.6%
Admitted2,04341.3%58.7%
Enrolled25951.0%49.0%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Becker College (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading480 - 590
Math470 - 580
Total Score950 - 1170
ACT®Score Range
English15 - 27
Math15 - 26
Composite Score16 - 24
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