Gwynedd Mercy College

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Gwynedd Mercy College can be found in Gwynedd Valley, PA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Around three thousand students are enrolled at Gwynedd Mercy College.

Most of the students accepted into this school got an SAT score between 930 - 1100, or got accepted with an ACT composite score within the range of 17 - 24. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Gwynedd Mercy College average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.80 - 3.25. This school has an acceptance rate of around 95% with 25% of applicants deciding to continue on and enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Gwynedd Mercy College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Gwynedd Mercy College was reported as 95.1% in Fall 2020 with over 1,030 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

  • ACT Scores: 17 - 24
  • Average GPA: 2.80 - 3.25

How Hard Is It to Get into Gwynedd Mercy College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Gwynedd Mercy College is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

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 Gwynedd Mercy College has been slowly getting higher over the past years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 90.8%
  • 2017-2018: 93.8%
  • 2018-2019: 92.0%
  • 2019-2020: 95.1%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2023-2024: 86.9%

How Does Gwynedd Mercy College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Gwynedd Mercy College is sixty-eight percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Delaware Valley College92.7%
Chestnut Hill College64.9%
Arcadia University65.7%
Bryn Athyn College of the New Church91.8%

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 Recommended
  • 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 Gwynedd Mercy College (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading470 - 560
Math460 - 540
Total Score930 - 1100
ACT®Score Range
English0 - 0
Math0 - 0
Composite Score17 - 24
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