Champlain College

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Champlain College can be found in Burlington, VT, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Champlain College has an enrollment of over 3,200 students.

A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this college. Scores within the range of 1480 (25th percentile) - 1840 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and in the range of 22 (25th percentile) - 28 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is usually submitted among applicants accepted to Champlain College. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Champlain College average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.13 - 3.52. This school has an acceptance rate of around 71% with 17% of applicants choosing to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Champlain College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Champlain College was reported as 70.8% in Fall 2013 with over 5,050 applications submitted to Champlain 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

  • SAT Scores: 1480 - 1840
  • ACT Scores: 22 - 28
  • Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.52

How Hard Is It to Get into Champlain College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Champlain 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 2019 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Champlain College has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 77.4%
  • 2010-2011: 84.6%
  • 2011-2012: 84.6%
  • 2012-2013: 73.9%
  • 2013-2014: 70.8%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 76.1%

How Does Champlain College Compare?

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The acceptance rate for Champlain College is twenty-eight percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Burlington College82.9%
Saint Michael's College75.1%
Johnson State College96.9%
Middlebury College17.2%
Norwich University63.5%

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
  • 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 2013)


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

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading500 - 620
Math490 - 620
Writing490 - 600
Total Score1480 - 1840
ACT®Score Range
English21 - 31
Math21 - 26
Composite Score22 - 28
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