Greenville College

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Greenville College can be found in Greenville, IL, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around a thousand students enrolled each year at Greenville College.

The majority of students admitted to this school got an SAT score in the range of 950 - 1180, or got accepted with an ACT composite score within the range of 18 - 24. We were able to estimate the Greenville College average GPA (2.89 - 3.25) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. This school has an acceptance rate of about 56% with 24% of applicants choosing to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Greenville College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Greenville College was reported as 56.1% in Fall 2020 with over 1,680 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

  • ACT Scores: 18 - 24
  • Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.25

How Hard Is It to Get into Greenville College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Greenville 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 2023 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2023-2024 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Greenville College has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 57.8%
  • 2017-2018: 66.2%
  • 2018-2019: 48.4%
  • 2019-2020: 56.1%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2023-2024: 52.0%

How Does Greenville College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Greenville College is one percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
McKendree University63.4%
Blackburn College57.1%
Fontbonne University78.7%
University of Illinois at Springfield76.8%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records 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 Greenville College (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading470 - 590
Math480 - 590
Total Score950 - 1180
ACT®Score Range
English16 - 24
Math17 - 24
Composite Score18 - 24
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