Hanover College

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Hanover College, 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 Hanover, IN, a predominately rural area. Hanover College has an enrollment of nearly 1000 students.

Students can submit either the SAT or ACT exam scores at this school. A score between 1480 - 1770 on the SAT exam, or 23 - 28 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Hanover College average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.13 - 3.45. Hanover College admits approximately 70 percent of students applying per year. Of those that are admitted, nearly 16 percent of students registered for enrollment. You can get more information from the admissions office website at hanover.edu.

Overall Hanover College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Hanover College was reported as 66.7% in Fall 2013 with over 3,170 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: 1480 - 1770
  • ACT Scores: 23 - 28
  • Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.45

How Hard Is It to Get into Hanover College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Hanover 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 Hanover College has been slowly getting higher over the past years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 60.6%
  • 2010-2011: 67.3%
  • 2011-2012: 67.5%
  • 2012-2013: 63.9%
  • 2013-2014: 66.7%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 65.7%

How Does Hanover College Compare?

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National Avg

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

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary90.5%
Spalding University81.1%
Bellarmine University94.8%
Kentucky State University37.9%
College of Mount St. Joseph87.6%

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 Recommended
  • 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 Hanover College (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading490 - 600
Math510 - 600
Writing480 - 570
Total Score1480 - 1770
ACT®Score Range
English0 - 0
Math0 - 0
Composite Score23 - 28
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