Hiram College

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Hiram 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 Hiram, OH, a predominately rural area. Around a thousand students are enrolled at Hiram College.

Students can submit either the ACT or SAT scores at this school. A score in the range of 860 to 1153 on the SAT exam, or 18 to 25 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Hiram College average GPA ranges from 2.89 to 3.33 for accepted students. This school has an acceptance rate of 60% with 13% of applicants choosing to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at hiram.edu.

Overall Hiram College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Hiram College was reported as 59.7% in Fall 2020 with over 2,830 applications submitted to Hiram College. 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 - 25
  • Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.33

How Hard Is It to Get into Hiram College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Hiram 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 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Hiram College has been slowly getting higher over the past years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 54.2%
  • 2017-2018: 63.5%
  • 2018-2019: 57.6%
  • 2019-2020: 59.7%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 54.9%

How Does Hiram College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Hiram College is five percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Ursuline College85.3%
Notre Dame College97.5%
John Carroll University86.3%
Cleveland Institute of Art69.6%

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
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Hiram College (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading430 - 580
Math430 - 573
Total Score860 - 1153
ACT®Score Range
English15 - 24
Math16 - 24
Composite Score18 - 25
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