Berry College

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Berry College can be found in Mount Berry, GA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around two thousand students enrolled per year at Berry College.

The majority of students that got into this school had an SAT score in the range of 1090 - 1320, or got accepted with an ACT composite score between 24 - 30. We were able to estimate the Berry College average GPA (3.35 - 3.64) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. 71% of all students that apply are granted admission to Berry College, from which 19 percent choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Berry College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Berry College was reported as 70.6% in Fall 2020 with over 4,330 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

  • ACT Scores: 24 - 30
  • Average GPA: 3.35 - 3.64

How Hard Is It to Get into Berry College?

Applicant Selectivity: High

The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to Berry College is considered high, with many applicants scoring in the top percentiles on the SAT or ACT exam, as well as having an excellent high school GPA.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Berry College has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 62.1%
  • 2017-2018: 61.6%
  • 2018-2019: 66.1%
  • 2019-2020: 70.6%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 61.9%

How Does Berry College Compare?

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National Avg

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

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Shorter University60.3%
Reinhardt University92.0%
Life University95.6%
Covenant College98.2%
Oglethorpe University67.6%

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 Required
  • 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 2020)


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

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading560 - 670
Math530 - 650
Total Score1090 - 1320
ACT®Score Range
English24 - 32
Math22 - 27
Composite Score24 - 30
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