Caldwell College

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Caldwell College can be found in Caldwell, NJ, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Caldwell College has an enrollment of around 2,400 students.

The majority of students accepted into this school earned an SAT score within the range of 830 to 1060, or got accepted with an ACT composite score in the range of 16 to 25. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Caldwell College average GPA ranges from 2.71 to 3.33 for accepted students. 66% of all those students that apply are accepted to Caldwell College, from which 17% choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Caldwell College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Caldwell College was reported as 66.1% in Fall 2013 with over 2,890 applications submitted to Caldwell College. 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 - 25
  • Average GPA: 2.71 - 3.33

How Hard Is It to Get into Caldwell College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Caldwell 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 Caldwell College has been slowly getting higher over the past years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 57.2%
  • 2010-2011: 69.1%
  • 2011-2012: 62.7%
  • 2012-2013: 61.4%
  • 2013-2014: 66.1%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 64.0%

How Does Caldwell College Compare?

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National Avg

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

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Bloomfield College54.6%
College of Saint Elizabeth48.4%
Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham77.7%
Felician College88.2%
Drew University77.4%

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 Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Recommended

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


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Caldwell College (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English0 - 0
Math0 - 0
Composite Score16 - 25
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