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 1310 to 1740 on the SAT exam, or 19 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 2.98 to 3.38 for accepted students. This school has an acceptance rate of 57% with 20% of applicants choosing to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at admission.hiram.edu.

Overall Hiram College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

57.4%

The overall acceptance rate for Hiram College was reported as 57.4% in Fall 2013 with over 2,540 college 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

  • SAT Scores: 1310 - 1740
  • ACT Scores: 19 - 25
  • Average GPA: 2.98 - 3.38

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 2019 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Hiram College has been on a downward trend over the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 74.3%
  • 2010-2011: 87.6%
  • 2011-2012: 63.0%
  • 2012-2013: 61.9%
  • 2013-2014: 57.4%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 64.4%

How Does Hiram College Compare?

57.4%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

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

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Ursuline College57.8%
Notre Dame College90.2%
John Carroll University83.3%
Cleveland Institute of Art68.3%
Cleveland Institute of Music54.8%

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 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)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants2,54249.8%50.2%
Admitted1,45849.1%50.9%
Enrolled29054.8%45.2%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Hiram College (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading430 - 600
Math450 - 580
Writing430 - 560
Total Score1310 - 1740
ACT®Score Range
English17 - 24
Math18 - 25
Composite Score19 - 25
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