Calumet College of Saint Joseph (CCSJ)

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Calumet College of Saint Joseph can be found in Whiting, IN, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around a thousand students enrolled each year at CCSJ.

An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this institution. Scores in the range of 1120 (25th percentile) - 1382 (75th percentile) on the SAT and within the range of 15 (25th percentile) - 20 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is common among applicants admitted to CCSJ. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the CCSJ average GPA ranges from 2.71 to 2.97 for accepted students. Calumet College of Saint Joseph admits about 40 percent of those that apply. Of those that are admitted, roughly 88 percent of students continue on to register and enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall CCSJ Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Calumet College of Saint Joseph was reported as 40.0% in Fall 2013 with over 545 college applications submitted to CCSJ. 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

  • CCSJ SAT Scores: 1120 - 1382
  • CCSJ ACT Scores: 15 - 20
  • CCSJ Average GPA: 2.71 - 2.97

How Hard Is It to Get into Calumet College of Saint Joseph?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Calumet College of Saint Joseph, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

How Does CCSJ Compare?

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The acceptance rate for CCSJ is thirty-nine percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Saint Xavier University50.6%
Trinity Christian College90.2%
Robert Morris University Illinois21.0%
School of the Art Institute of Chicago71.8%
Moody Bible Institute68.6%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

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


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

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading390 - 460
Math390 - 480
Writing340 - 442
Total Score1120 - 1382
ACT®Score Range
English13 - 20
Math15 - 19
Composite Score15 - 20
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