Eureka College

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Eureka College can be found in Eureka, IL, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Eureka College has only approximately 780 enrolled students, which allows them to offer higher teacher to student ratios.

Many of the students accepted into this school had an SAT score in the range of 1660 to 1900, or got accepted with an ACT composite score in the range of 19 to 26. We were able to estimate the Eureka College average GPA (3.42 - 3.57) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. 68% of all students that apply are granted admission to Eureka College, from which 21% choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Eureka College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Eureka College was reported as 67.8% in Fall 2013 with over 960 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: 1660 - 1900
  • ACT Scores: 19 - 26
  • Average GPA: 3.42 - 3.57

How Hard Is It to Get into Eureka College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Eureka College, 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 Eureka College has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 71.2%
  • 2010-2011: 71.5%
  • 2011-2012: 71.6%
  • 2012-2013: 72.6%
  • 2013-2014: 67.8%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 70.4%

How Does Eureka College Compare?

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National Avg

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

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
MacMurray College74.9%
Blackburn College68.0%
Hebrew Theological College93.0%
Iowa Wesleyan College60.1%
Culver-Stockton College59.3%

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 Eureka College (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading565 - 665
Math530 - 650
Writing565 - 585
Total Score1660 - 1900
ACT®Score Range
English18 - 25
Math18 - 25
Composite Score19 - 26
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