College of Coastal Georgia

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College of Coastal Georgia can be found in Brunswick, GA, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. College of Coastal Georgia has an enrollment of about three thousand students.

Students can submit either the ACT or SAT exam scores at this school. A score in the range of 910 - 1100 on the SAT exam, or 17 - 21 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the College of Coastal Georgia average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.80 - 3.04. Roughly 90% of all students which applied were admitted at College of Coastal Georgia, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 43% continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall College of Coastal Georgia Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for College of Coastal Georgia was reported as 87.2% in Fall 2020 with over 1,790 college applications submitted to College of Coastal Georgia. 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: 17 - 21
  • Average GPA: 2.80 - 3.04

How Hard Is It to Get into College of Coastal Georgia?

Applicant Selectivity: Low

When considering the average GPA and SAT/ACT scores of students accepted to College of Coastal Georgia and comparing to other schools nationwide, applicant selectivity is lower than most other schools.

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 College of Coastal Georgia has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 95.2%
  • 2017-2018: 94.7%
  • 2018-2019: 92.7%
  • 2019-2020: 87.2%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 84.8%

How Does College of Coastal Georgia Compare?

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The acceptance rate for College of Coastal Georgia is fifty-four percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Jacksonville University91.7%
Edward Waters College61.1%
Savannah State University33.2%
University of South Carolina-Beaufort62.8%
Flagler College-St Augustine64.8%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes 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 College of Coastal Georgia (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading470 - 570
Math440 - 530
Total Score910 - 1100
ACT®Score Range
English15 - 21
Math16 - 20
Composite Score17 - 21
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