College of Mount Saint Vincent

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College of Mount Saint Vincent can be found in Bronx, NY, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Around 2,100 students are enrolled at College of Mount Saint Vincent.

An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this college. Scores in the range of 1250 (25th percentile) to 1510 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and within the range of 17 (25th percentile) to 23 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is typical among applicants that get into this school. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the College of Mount Saint Vincent average GPA ranges from 2.89 to 3.14 for accepted students. An estimated 70% of all students which applied were admitted at College of Mount Saint Vincent, and from those that were granted acceptance about 22% continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall College of Mount Saint Vincent Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for College of Mount Saint Vincent was reported as 73.1% in Fall 2013 with over 2,420 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

  • SAT Scores: 1250 - 1510
  • ACT Scores: 17 - 23
  • Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.14

How Hard Is It to Get into College of Mount Saint Vincent?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

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

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 College of Mount Saint Vincent has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 66.6%
  • 2010-2011: 74.5%
  • 2011-2012: 66.6%
  • 2012-2013: 91.7%
  • 2013-2014: 73.1%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 76.7%

How Does College of Mount Saint Vincent Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for College of Mount Saint Vincent is thirty-two percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Sarah Lawrence College61.7%
Concordia College-New York67.0%
Iona College92.1%
The College of New Rochelle57.0%

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 Recommended

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


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to College of Mount Saint Vincent (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading420 - 500
Math410 - 500
Writing420 - 510
Total Score1250 - 1510
ACT®Score Range
English16 - 22
Math16 - 22
Composite Score17 - 23
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