College of the Atlantic

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College of the Atlantic, a liberal arts school, provides students a well rounded foundation in education by having a curriculum with a diverse range of subjects. This college is located in Bar Harbor, ME, a predominately rural area. The small size of enrollment, which is approximately around 410 students, provides smaller class sizes for enrolled students.

College of the Atlantic admits roughly 70 percent of applicants. Of those that are accepted, nearly 31 percent continue on to register and enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall College of the Atlantic Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for College of the Atlantic was reported as 73.7% in Fall 2013 with over 452 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.

How Does College of the Atlantic Compare?

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The acceptance rate for College of the Atlantic is thirty-three percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
New England School of Communications30.1%
University of Maine at Machias85.4%
Unity College88.8%
Maine College of Art96.3%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Recommended
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Recommended

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

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